Become An ISA Instructor

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Starts: 01 Sep, 2021
Location: Online Opportunity


ISA is seeking knowledgeable, accomplished instructors for several training courses conducted in virtual and classroom formats. ISA instructor positions offer competitive pay, flexible hours, and the opportunity to join an esteemed network of educators. The ideal instructor will be tech-savvy, possess relevant industry experience, and demonstrate a passion for educating students about a variety of automation-related topics. 

ISA is urgently hiring instructors for the following courses:

  • Certified Control Systems Technician (CCST) Level I Review Course (TS00)
  • Certified Control Systems Technician (CCST) Level II Exam Review Course (TS02)  
  • Certified Control System Technician (CCST) Level III Exam Review Course (TS03)
  • Tuning Control Loops (TC05)
  • Troubleshooting Instrumentation and Control Systems (TC10)
  • Technician Training Boot Camp (TTBC)

Important Note: Given the current COVID-19 situation, we understand that maintaining strict safety guidelines is paramount. We continuously disinfect our classrooms and work surfaces after each use, adhere to six feet social distancing recommendations, and require all classroom participants and instructors to wear a mask at all times. Additionally, our classroom sizes remain limited to ensure we prioritize health and minimize unnecessary risks. We also offer many courses in virtual formats, allowing instructors the flexibility to teach from the comfort of their own homes.

We are also accepting applications for the following courses, and hiring on an as-needed basis:

Certification & Licensure Courses

Data Communications & Networking Courses

Instrumentation & Control Courses

  • Introduction to Building Automation Systems (EA15)
  • Industrial Pressure, Level and Density Measurement Engineering (EI05)
  • Industrial Flow Measurement Engineering (EI10)
  • Sizing, Selecting, and Applying Process Control Valves (EI30)
  • Introduction to Industrial Automation and Control (FG07)
  • Process Automation Boot Camp For Non-Maintenance Personnel (PABC)
  • Understanding and Applying Motor Controls and Drives (SP15)
  •  Installing, Calibrating and Maintaining Electronic Instruments (TI25)

Safety Courses

  • Safety Instrumented Systems - Design, Analysis, and Justification* (EC50)
  • Advanced Safety Integrity Level (SIL) Selection (EC52)
  • Advanced Design and SIL Verification (EC54)
  • Understanding and Applying Instrumentation in Hazardous (Classified) Locations* (ES10)
  • Boiler Control Systems Engineering (ES15)
  • Burner Management Systems Engineering (ES16)

Boot Camp Courses

Already have a course developed you think ISA should offer? Let us know

Instructor Qualifications

  • Ten years of active related industry experience in the course subject matter
  • One year (or equivalent) experience teaching adults
  • Ability to use a variety of training aids and instructional methods and to function in a hands-on and virtual adult learning environment
    • Microsoft Teams
    • TeamViewer
  • Ability to relate subject matter to students' work experience
  • CCST and/or CAP certification preferred, but not required
  • ISA membership preferred, but not required
  • To qualify as an instructor for courses marked with "*," you must be an active and voting member of the related standards committee

Volunteers Needed:

50 (50 open slots)

Experience Preferred:

No Experience Necessary


Lisa Green

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