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Standard 10 - Instructional Staff

THE INSTRUCTIONAL STAFF MUST HAVE TECHNICAL COMPETENCY AND MEET ALL STATE AND LOCAL REQUIREMENTS FOR ACCREDITATION.


Standard 10.1 - Technical Competency

Instructors must hold current ASE certification to meet the requirements for the level of program accreditation sought (MLR, AST or MAST).

  1. … Provide information on each instructor, diplomas earned, and copy of ASE Certification.

  2. For evidence, see:

Standard 10.2 - Instructional Competency/Certification

Instructors should meet all state certifying requirements.

  1. … Provide a copy of the teaching certificate for each instructor.
    • Instructor meets the vocational certifying requirements for community college instructors for the state of Illinois.

Standard 10.3 - Technical Updating

Faculty members should be provided technical materials required to maintain their competency. Instructors must attend a minimum of 20 hours of technical update training each year.

  1. … Provide a copy of the inventory of trade publications, service bulletins, etc. The evaluation team will conduct a visual inspection.
  2. Provide certificate, transcript, or completion forms for each instructor.

Standard 10.4 - Substitutes

A written policy regarding the use of “substitute" instructors should be provided to all instructors.

  1. … Provide a written policy on substitute teachers and schedule for orientation of new substitutes.
    • Kaskaskia College has a list of adjunct automotive instructors that are used for part time instructors and substitutes. The college has a workshop each semester for adjunct faculty.