Workshop:  Tutor Training *

Course ID - CTD0413

Short Title:  (Tutor Training)

(Course ID, Reference #, or Keyword title can be used to find and register for this course in Odyssey) 

Audience:   Part-time Staff
Length of Workshop:    1 hour
Prerequisite None

This one-hour workshop will focus on training individuals to become tutors in a lab setting.  The workshop will cover essential skills such as understanding the interpersonal dynamics of tutoring and the role of the tutor, the importance of the effective use of using positive reinforcement, and listening skills and effective questioning techniques in tutoring.  Demonstration, lecture, overheads, videos and hands-on activities will be included in the presentation.


 As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Develop individual tutoring skills that will prepare them to take on their new role as a tutor
  • Understand the role of the tutor 
  • Provide appropriate positive feedback to students
  • Demonstrate the use of effective listening and questioning techniques



Reference #






Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0413
Course Title: Tutor Training
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.