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Approved Technical Trainer Course

IAMCT Approved Technical Trainer Course (IAMCT ATT)

IAMCT Approved Technical Trainer (IAMCT ATT) Program

The IAMCT Approved Technical Trainer is a teaching certification that enables you to apply for status as an MCT. For current MCTs it's a good way to refresh and keep your skills.


The certification is accepted by Microsoft Worl-Wide-Learning to prove presentation skills alongside others listed on the Microsoft Certified Trainer eligibility  page.


You will obtain a Certificate after a successful examination which is conducted at the end of the IAMCT ATT Course.


The IAMCT ATT Course is a three day pedagogy course. It is vital that you have some experiences as a speaker/presenter/teacher before this course. The course will teach you how to handle typical classroom situations and how to excel at delivering your knowledge to your students. It is a very interactive training lead by two experienced trainers and will include disussions on pedagody and psychology.


The arrangement is in the form of a workshop, with the theory elements mixed with his own work (individual or group), performances with the feedback from attendees, peers and course leaders. Separately, but in the context of the training organized opportunity for examination in the form of a Trial Lesson carried out in front of a panel of experts.


The training is for those who want to gain a better understanding and greater ability to plan and carry out presentations and/or courses. For those of you who will be accredited the MCT, is this training a must in the preparation of the separate examination which provides the certificate "IAMCT-Approved Technical Trainer".



You should have some experience as the course leader/presenter in order to relate the different parts.

Length of Training


Three days + examination


  • The Importance of preparation

  • The parts of your preparation

  • Analysis and goal

  • The physical properties of a room

  • Delivery format

  • Aids and the purpose of aids

  • Getting your message across

  • The anatomy of a presentation

  • Thesis and anti-thesis

  • Siezing the stage

  • Handling questions

  • Moving forward

  • Spice up your presentation

  • Verbal and visual communication

  • Handling the troublemaker

  • Stagefright

  • Demo tips and trics

  • A good practice

  • Resources for the MCT program


Day one

After an initial presentation of all participants, the first day of the IAMCT Approved Technical Trainer (IAMCT ATT) course will explain the role of the Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) in the delivery of Microsoft Official Courses (MOC) 


  • Participants Presentations – Individual presentations

  • The Microsoft Certified Trainer program

    • Role

    • The Microsoft Official Curriculum triad


  • Pedagogy

    • VARK Learner types

    • Pedagogy - Teaching methods

    • Summary - Multimodal teaching

  • In-person teaching

    • Tools

Day two


  • Participants Presentations – In person teaching

    • Critique

  • Remote teaching


  • Microsoft Teams

    • Tools

  • Participants Presentations – Remote teaching

    • Critique


Day three


  • MCT program

    • Assets

    • Benefits

  • MCT Relationships

    • Learning Partner

    • Microsoft

    • MCT Community

  • Tips and tricks


  • Participants Presentations – Final presentation

  • Critique

  • Supplemental materials

  • Certificate of Attendance

  • Examination Score

Length of Training
Included Materials
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