STEAM Ready Certified Trainer Program

Are you looking to lead your school to deliver an effective STEAM Learning program? 

Would you benefit from being connected to a community of educators committed to doing the same? Would you like coaching from professional trainers and access to a library of online content and resources? 

If you answered yes to these questions, we'd love to have you be a part of our STEAM Ready Certified Trainers Program.

During this one year training and support program...

You will:

  • Lead your school in unpacking our '9 Building Blocks of STEAM', with goal setting and reflective practice.
  • Develop a well structured and easy to implement STEAM curriculum that supports your school's vision and unique culture.
  • See how STEAM can help your students develop their creativity, communication skills, collaboration skills and capacity as critical thinkers.
  • Have access to our library of 'Getting started with STEAM' resources and lesson plans for teachers.
  • Be coached towards developing your school's internal strength and STEAM learning capability across ALL teachers and students.
  • Achieve our UTB STEAM Ready Certified Trainer qualification.
  • You could also be called on as a future 'UTB STEAM Ready Trainer’.  

You'll gain:

  • Monthly webinars to discuss of STEAM learning approaches and content. 
  • Access to a community of online support for one year. This gives you access to our library of resources and access to the Using TEchnology Better training team, allowing you to get your questions answered in a timely manner.
  • A thorogh understanding of what tools are available and which ones will meet you curriculum goals.
  • The ability to stay updated on changes and new releases, evaluating them for their suitability before purchasing.
  • A free ticket to our STEAM Level 1 and 2 regional workshops.  


When: 1 Year program including both online and face to face training and support.  

Your Program Facilitator - Mark Herring

Mark is a digital learning specialist and a full time trainer at Using Technology Better. Based in New Zealand with over 10 years experience as digital learning leader in schools, Mark understands what it takes to structure digital learning programmes that ‘flow’ and is known for demonstrating ‘creative learning’ approaches for maximum learning outcomes.  

Mark is an Apple PD Consultant, a Google Certified Educator, and experienced with STEAM education initiatives and strategies for the new digital curriculum for schools.