EPIC30 is a 30-hour certification for those wishing to teach online. Topics include Universal Design for Learning, making accessible digital content, learning to use Blackboard LMS and best instructional design practices for online course design. Certification is available to the general public as well as Wake Tech faculty.
It is a requirement for all online instructors at Wake Tech to be certified. In addition to online faculty, seated and hybrid faculty have recognized the value and benefits of this training and have sought certification. To date, more than 600 faculty and staff have achieved online certification.
The following pathways are available for certifying Wake Tech faculty: