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Tutor Certification

Each tutor must receive 10 documented hours of training and must tutor for 25 documented hours in the Center for Student Learning in order to qualify for Level I certification.

Tutor training activities may be selected from the following list:

  1. CSL Student Employee Training: This a mandatory half day of training offered at the beginning of the fall and spring semesters for both new and returning tutors.
  2. Study Strategies Workshops: These are offered each semester by the Study Strategies staff. Attending at least one seminar is required for certification. Dates and times offered are on our web page.
  3. Online Training Modules in OAKS
  4. Job Shadowing
  5. Fridays @ 1: Workshops on a variety of topics are offered each semester.
  6. Diversity Workshops offered by the Office of Institutional Diversity: Workshops on a variety of topics are offered each semester.
  7. Tutor Staff Meetings: Dates, times and topics will be announced via email or flyers in the lab.

Each tutor is required to keep a record of his/her training activities in the form entitled Certification Attendance and Reflection Sheet.
When all checklist requirements have been satisfied, please give all documents to your lab director or supervisor .  Tutors are bound by the College of Charleston Honor Code when reporting tutor training activities.