Help educators get the most from Google tools as a Certified Trainer
Certified Trainers empower educators to learn and use Google for Education products to make their classrooms more efficient, improve student outcomes, and foster leadership skills.
Become a leader
Stand out as a leader, and expand your impact to other educators and their students.
Build training skill.
Grow your skills as a trainer to help transform classrooms through technology.
Join a community of like minded leaders
Collaborate with a community of fellow Certified Trainers in a private Trainer Google Group and be featured in Google for Education’s global EDU Directory.
Follow these steps to become a Certified Trainer
Complete the Trainer Course
The Trainer Course grows you as a trainer with learning and building upon your abilities to create and deliver training plans.
Complete the Trainer Skills Assessment
Take the Trainer Skills Assessment to assess your readiness for training others
Obtain the Educator Level 1 & 2 Certificates
While not mandatory, completing the Fundamentals and Advanced Training courses helps build proficiency and prepares you to take the exams.
Create video and submit your trainer application
Film a 3 minute video to showcase your personality and instructional style and submit your application
Maintain your Certified Trainer status
- Conduct and report at least 12 training/coaching sessions per year
- Share ideas and resources with our community of trainers
- Resubmission of interest, including an annual product update assessment
The Google Certified Educator Level 1 exam is $10, the Google Certified Educator Level 2 exam is $25, and the Trainer Skills Assessment is $15.
Your certificate and badge will be emailed to the address you used to register to take your exam. If you did not receive a copy, please check your spam folder.
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. You should receive a notification on your application status within 4-6 weeks of your initial submission. Thanks for your patience!
To continue your membership as a Certified Trainer, you should conduct and report at least 12 training/coaching sessions per year and resubmit your interest with an annual product update assessment. We also highly encourage you to share ideas and resources with our community of trainers using the Trainer Google Group and Workbench.