Learning Resources


Due to the COVID-19 situation, NAPTA is offering resources for teaching online.

Classroom Teaching vs. Online Teaching

Hands-On Lab and Online Course Work Tips



OSI Logo 4 Color150x96OSI has launched the COVID-19 Free Online Training Relief Package delivered through the ExxTend LearningTM LMS. This relief package is available to you for FREE for 60 days to help you address training challenges you may be facing during the COVID-19 pandemic.



Introduction to Process Technology e-Book

The Intro to Process Technology textbook is available for free for all current students through Vitalsource. As long as they have an email address that ends in .edu, they are able to self service through the VitalSource website to get access to the textbook. Please see the instructions here: https://get.vitalsource.com/vitalsource-helps

Pearson Instruction Support Link

Pearson Student Support Link


Expert help available:jerry layne

Jerry recently retired from South Central Louisiana Technical College, now River Parishes Community College – Reserve campus, as the Process Technology Program Director.

He has offered to help during the COVID 19 situation affecting our member colleges.

Please contact Jerry directly for help to convert your classroom courses to an online version for your students. 

Jerome (Jerry) Layne
(H) 225-261-3447

(C) 225-772-3494

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