Rocheston Certified Trainer (RCT) Program
In order to become a RCT, you need to go through Rocheston's Faculty Development Training Program (FDP). The participants of this intensive program will become technical and instructional experts in the future. Join this exclusive group of professionals and reap benefits of the enriching RCT training certification program.
Once you are enrolled into this program, you will also get access to the complete library of our official training and certification products; substantial discounts on exams, course books and other products and resources. RCTs will be a part of exclusive online community of Rocheston and will also get invitations to various events and programs hosted by the organization.
Why should you become a Rocheston Certified Trainer?
As a RCT, you need to earn a Rocheston Certification validating your experience and knowledge in using Rocheston services and solutions for each course you deliver.
Once you are a qualified as a RCT, you can:
Conduct CCIO and other sessions for your institution with an internally agreed fee structure with your institution.
Gain RCT Accord Portal membership and have access to all updated content on the portal and all Rocheston Online Courses, Powerpoint Slides, etc (ROCs).
All qualifying RCTs can participate in the CCIO 'Train the Trainer' program which allows you to train RCTs across the globe
Access exam collaterals and information for the CCIO certification program.
Conduct CCIO sessions outside your institution
Carry out non-commercial distribution and expansion of the CCIO volumes.
Access interactive activities for all CCIO modules.
Participate in the future 'Train the Trainer' programs run by Rocheston
Gain in-depth understanding of all CCIO modules.
Receive RCT Welcome Kit containing certificate, membership ID card and other collaterals.
RCT Certification Program and Requirements
The Rocheston Certified Trainer program is an annual membership program.The requirements to become a Rocheston Certified Trainer are:
Sign the Rocheston Certified Trainer (RCT) Agreement
Attend CCIO Train the Trainer program via online or a 3 day-regular CCIO class taught by another RCT
Receive your Welcome Kit with Accord Portal logon details
You can download CCIO slides and other teaching materials
The three-day live session can be conducted at your institution or at a different location with prior notice
Ongoing Support Material and Programs for RCTs
As a Rocheston Certified Trainer, you will gain access to your personalized Trainer portal or the RCT portal, where you can find a wide variety of useful resources, download your RCT certificate, RCT program logos, and engage with the RCT community.
Your portal will also connect you to the latest news and resources, including training resources, announcements about exams, and Rocheston training and certification products. RCT benefits will include:
It offers both technical and soft skill training materials to help RCTs prepare for teaching Rocheston courses. In addition, it provides access to product and program resources; helps RCTs stay up-to-date with the latest news, find a job or connect with other RCTs around the world.
RCT Prep Kits
This will give access to online Trainer preparation packs containing relevant content for teaching courseware, including videos, slide decks and courseware content in a convenient format.
Rocheston Download Center
Receive comprehensive access to the entire Rocheston library of training and certification materials.
Access to all the Rocheston Online Courses (ROCs).
Get direct Rocheston support for questions on official Rocheston training and certification products.
RCTs will have free access to Rocheston Labs Online at Cybernetwork® in order to ensure Trainer readiness.
Rocheston Certified Trainer exam discounts
We value RCTs and are committed to upgrading their certifications. So, when a RCT schedules an exam with Pearson VUE using Rocheston account credentials, you will get an automatic discount.
Be a part of exclusive private communities for peer support, networking and communicating with Rocheston training and certification teams.
Access to e-Learning Cyberclass®
Learn new technologies and experience different delivery techniques by taking up courses through Rocheston Cyberclass® e-Learning platform.
Avail discounts on Rocheston Press Store books
Receive a 40 percent discount on all printed books and a 50 percent discount on all e-books from Rocheston Press Store catalogue.
The RCT program is for educators around the world, who actively deliver training on Rocheston courses.
RCT program entry requirements
Previous experience as an educational instructor
Demonstrate instructional skills
Note: To continue as a RCT, you must meet the program renewal requirements by your anniversary date.
RCT program renewal requirements
Possess a current Rocheston Certification or qualification, eligible for the RCT program.
Meet the minimum requirement of teaching one batch per year.
Note: The renewal requirements are subject to change.
To apply for the RCT program, you can log on to the Rocheston website directly or coordinate with your employing institution.
If you are an employee of an Institution or Training Organization and your employer intends to pay your RCT program fee, follow these steps:
1. Purchase a RCT voucher
2. Complete the application form
3. Enter your RCT voucher code in the application
After you complete your application and payment, watch for your RCT welcome email. You can then access RCT content on your dashboard.
If you need assistance with your RCT application, payment, benefits or if you have a general query regarding the RCT program, browse through our list of frequently asked questions (FAQ) or contact the support team through RCT support forum.
RCT Cancellation and Termination
The cancellation process involves a mail forwarded to RCT support giving the intimation and stating the cause of cancellation. This process will be verified through a phone call to the concerned Trainer and their registered employing institution. Cancellation could take upto 3 weeks. In the event that a session is being conducted during the cancellation process, the concerned Trainer is required to complete ongoing sessions and any sessions scheduled within 60 days of the intimation.
Trainer's services may also be terminated in the event of failure to comply with any of the following regulations:
Breach of Rocheston's code of conduct and ethics
Breach of Hosting Institution's code of conduct and ethics
Absence at a previously scheduled session with no prior intimation
Absence of Instructional skills: If more than 50% of attending students provide a negative feedback for 3 sessions or more in a year, your license will come under review and might be revoked, if found guilty in deviation
Lack of minimum sessions in 1 year. ( 1 session per year)
Breach of Rocheston's NDA
Unauthorized distribution of Rocheston's digital and physical collaterals and materials. This, however, does not include derived materials created by the concerned Trainer for non-commercial purposes
Faulty preparation of students where more than 50% of attempting students fail the CCIO certification examination
Inability to complete all modules in the provided session time on more than 2 occasions in 1 year.
Termination by the concerned Trainer's employing institution will be investigated by Rocheston. In the event that the cause is deemed uncharacteristic of an RCT, the concerned Trainer's certification may be withdrawn.
Frequently asked questions (FAQ)