A Master Trainer is authorized to train Craft Instructors and must be trained and certified directly by the NCCER. Corey Delta currently has one Master Trainer on staff:
Dave is the manager of Corey Delta’s Craft Training Program and has been a certified NCCER Craft Instructor since 1998, and a certified NCCER Master Trainer since 2001. Dave retains a Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Education from California State University, San Jose, and a Master of Arts in Business Administration from Golden Gate University.
Experience overview: Dave has been an instructor for Solano County Regional Occupational Programs since 1986, teaching welding and industrial mechanics. His responsibilities also included recruiting and placement of employees and heading up the advisory committee. In addition, Dave has been an instructor for Corey Delta’s training program since 1996 and continues development of the training program utilizing the NCCER curriculum.
A Craft Instructor is authorized to teach the NCCER Construction and Maintenance Curricula. All NCCER Craft Instructors must successfully complete the Instruction Certification Training Program (ICTP) for Craft Instructors by an NCCER certified Master Trainer. Corey Delta currently has eight Craft Instructors on staff:
- Luis Cerna – (Pipeline)
- Don Fleming – (Pipefitting)
- Jim Kukuchka – (Pipefitting)
- Bob Lawvey – (Pipefitting)
- Wade Schell – (Millwright)
- Dave George- (Welding)
- Jake Witkowski- (Pipefitting)
Our Craft Instructors are conducting classes in one or more of the crafts listed (i.e. Construction Craft Laborer, Core Curriculum, Millwright, Pipefitting, Pipeline and Welding)