The Official Moodle Teacher Certificate
Introduction The MTC project MTC fees
The Moodle Teacher Certificate Your MTC project course will be The MTC has a global fee of $400
(MTC) is a great way to setup as an empty shell course, Australian dollars, or the equivalent
demonstrate that you are with no students, using a standard in local currency.
competent in the use of all the main Moodle environment. The fee is paid to a registering
tools and functions of a standard You will be assigned a mentor- Moodle Partner, or certification
Moodle installation. The MTC is assessor who will support you as central administration.
issued by Moodle Trust from Perth you develop your course, and The fee covers everything you will
in Australia, and a proportion of the assess it once it is complete. require including registration,
fees are contributed directly into The project course you create must mentor-assessor support, set-up
the Moodle development fund. demonstrate you can use the tools and hosting of your course,
and functions as detailed within the marking, certificate, and all
The MTC is not a course on how to MTC Candidate Guide and Skill Sets administration.
use Moodle, but by participating in Moodle Certification on
you will undoubtedly learn more moodle.org:
about Moodle and its potential.
* Environmental technology
The amount of work required to * Generic Moodle skills
gain certification will vary * Moodle blocks
depending on your prior knowledge * Using Resources
and experience. * Using Activities
* Multimedia and resources Need more details?
Prerequisites * Participant management The principle location for
Before registering you should * Course management information on the MTC is within
consider whether you're ready to the Moodle Certification course on
attempt the MTC. Satisfy yourself The MTC narrative the moodle.org website.
that you can answer “Yes” to the This component is a set of
following checklist: questions that require you to reflect MTC is only available through
☑ I have created a Moodle course upon your course project and Moodle Partners.
previously teaching. The narrative enables
☑ I have supported learners online using your mentor-assessor to evaluate * If you live in a country where
that in addition to your ability to there is a Moodle Partner, you
☑ I am familiar with Moodle.docs use Moodle at a 'technical' level, should contact them and ask if they
you are able to appropriately select are supporting MTC.
☑ I am a member of moodle.org and
the correct tools and functions in a
know how to use the forums * If you live in a country with no
sound pedagogical manner.
☑ I can set aside at least 40 hours over Moodle Partner, or if there is no
8 weeks Moodle Partner currently supporting
☑ I have tried the MTC orientation exam The MTC exam MTC in your country, you may
☑ I have read and understand the MTC The online exam component is the register with certification central
Candidate Guide and Skill Sets final part of the certification, and administration.
can only be attempted once the
What does MTC entail? project and narrative areiscompleted
successfully. The exam based on
The MTC has three components; a the same eight Skill Sets, and must
course project that you build, a be passed within 4 weeks of
narrative document, and an online completing the project and
exam. In order to gain the MTC, narrative. A maximum of three
you must receive a mark of 80% or attempts are allowed.
higher in each component.
“[it] helped me get a real understanding “...it wasn't easy, but I think that's a “I'm so proud of my MTC, and I would
of Moodle – I feel like an expert now!” really good thing...” recommend it to anyone, anywhere.”