Maryland Loaner Lab Training Workshop

The Maryland Loaner Lab Training workshop qualifies teachers to borrow from the Maryland Loaner Lab (MDLL). This 3–hour workshop is offered throughout the school year or you may request a custom training date at our facility. This workshop is free and open to all middle and high school science teachers in Maryland. 


Maryland Loaner Lab Training Goals

  • Participants will become familiar with and understand how to use the equipment provided in the MDLL activities.
  • Participants will be given an opportunity to discuss how to integrate MDLL activities into their current curriculum.
  • After successful completion of the MDLL training workshop, teachers will be eligible to borrow from the MDLL program.

How to sign up for a MDLL Training Workshop

The MDLL training workshop is offered as either an in-person or online training. 

In-Person mdll training
In-person training sessions are conducted in the SciTech Student Learning Lab located in the Inner Harbor of Baltimore at 701 E. Pratt Street.
Gain hands-on experience with specific lab techniques and equipment included in MDLL lab modules.
Sessions offered twice per year in the fall and spring.
No in-person training scheduled at this time.
online mdll training
Online training sessions are conducted asynchronously online over 2 weeks.
Learn lab techniques through videos and readings.
Sessions offered once per year in the spring.
Upcoming dates will be announced soon. Sign-up for our newsletter for updates

We will send email confirmations for all requests we receive. If you do not receive a reply indicating you enrolled in a training session within five business days of submitting your form, please email us at  and inquire about the status of your request.

Custom MDLL Training Workshops

If you cannot make one of our regularly scheduled training sessions, you may request a custom training date at the Towson University Center for STEM Excellence. Please note that we require a minimum of 15 participants to schedule a custom training date, and we need a 3–hour time block for the session. If you do not have 15 science teachers at your school, reach out to neighboring schools and invite other teachers to join.

Please email at  to request a custom training workshop or with questions.