eLearning

Modernizing Inclusive Employment: Building an Assistive Technology Toolkit - Live Recording


Description

Who is It For? Employment Service Providers: Managers, Job Coaches, Job Developers, Employment Counsellors; Disability Support Workers, Occupational Therapists, and Employers.

Assistive Technology is rapidly enhancing and modernizing the service delivery models of inclusive employment supports that organizations are providing. It is also changing the lives and the opportunities available to the individuals they are supporting. “For people with disabilities, technology makes things possible”
This Webinar will introduce participants to the key innovations and developments in the Assistive Tech space as it relates to their roles, responsibilities, employment and support objectives.
Based on the knowledge and experience of the Distinctability Team, you will be provided with information, and in some cases access to relevant, practical and affordable tools and resources to take away for immediate use. Cutting-edge technologies and solutions will be demonstrated, all aimed at accelerating employment outcomes, building capacity, and expanding career development tool kits for those professionals and practitioners working to enhance the development of people with disabilities and mental health support needs.

Presented by Kim Neale and Pete Bennett of Distinctability Ltd.
Kim Neale is a passionate, energetic advocate for inclusive employment, dedicated to supporting the empowerment of people with disabilities and other barriers to employment, discover, showcase and market their unique abilities and workplace value-proposition. She brings over 15 years of experience in training, employment skills coaching, job development, and most recently, supportive technology consulting.

Pete Bennett has been a leading light in the Educational Technology and eLearning field for over 20 years. Since 2017 Pete has been working in Assistive Technology in the Intellectual Disability and Autism sector and, along with Kim Neale, has developed a hunger to make a difference by helping organizations further modernize employment practices and support models.
Individual Registration: $99.00 + HST = 111.87
Please contact us if you are registering more than 1 participant.

Please note this session was recorded live. Technical issues causing brief periods of blurriness occur during the session, therefore we have included the handouts and links to all videos presented in the session.

Content
  • Modernizing Inclusive Employment: Building an Assistive Technology Toolkit
  • Resource Links - Modernizing Inclusive Employment Webinar Recording
  • Handout_ Modernizing Inclusive Employment Building an Assistive Technol[...].pdf
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed