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Thomas Iwinski

Instructional Designer


  • Office for Digital Learning
  • Penn State Facilities Engineering Institute

301 Engineering Unit C


Interest Areas:

E-learning specialist

Thomas Iwinski, M.S. is a certification instructor for the Penn State Facilities Engineering Institute (PSFEI) Visible Emission Training Program (Smoke School). When not traveling for Smoke School, he is an instructional designer developing instructional materials for online programs and courses. He earned a master’s degree in Instructional Technology and a bachelor’s degree in Communications Media. Iwinski has designed and authored several instructional simulations for safety and security, emergency operations, tele-medicine, land use principles, and business leadership. Iwinski has over 25 years of experience designing and developing online courseware and training for corporations and higher education. He co-authored the book, Multimedia Training, Developing Technology-Based Systems, McGraw Hill 1996, and designed and built several technology-based classrooms.






The Penn State Facilities Engineering Institute (PSFEI) provides education programs, energy services, engineering services, and facility condition assessments to Pennsylvania state agencies, the federal government, and nonprofit organizations. The organization aims to advance its customers’ facilities engineering objectives through applied research, education, and innovation.

Penn State Facilities Engineering Institute

Marion Place, Suite 414

135 East Nittany Avenue

State College, PA 16801

Phone: 814-865-7615

Fax: 814-863-7835