American Society of Power Engineers, Inc.

Establishing National
Standards for Power Engineers.

Technical Instructor


  • Minimum age - Adult
  • Education - Bachelor degree or minimum of four years instructional experience
  • Experience - Minimum 10 years total in energy conversion and/or technical training field.
  • Renewal Requirement - License holders must have conducted a minimum of 16 hours of technical training or earned a minimum of 0.7 Continuing Education Units during the previous year for renewal.

Curriculum at the Minimum:

  • The Instructors Role in Learning The Learning Process
  • Influences on Learning
  • Identifying Course Content
  • Specifying Behavior Types
  • Instructional Planning
  • Written Instructional Materials
  • Oral Presentation Methods
  • Questioning Strategies
  • Discussion and Group Participation Methods
  • Effective Demonstration Methods
  • Use of Instructional Media
  • Use of Instructional Devices
  • The Use of Computers in Instruction
  • Ways of Measuring and Evaluating Student Achievement
  • Effective Learning Environments
  • Supervision
  • On the Job Training
  • Industry Based Instruction