IT'S EMPLOYMENT TRAINING & STATE LEARNING COLLABORATIVE

Due to popular demand, IT’S EMPLOYMENT is launching its training series again. It is designed to support vocational rehabilitation staff and related partners in the supporting improved employment services and outcomes for individuals with intellectual disabilities who receive services through vocational rehabilitation agencies.

This training series is self-paced, with online training modules that have been developed based on research and promising practices. Each module is equivalent to two hours of learning and CRC credits will be provided. Participants can take just one module, a few or all depending on their professional development needs. A new topic will be offered each month and will be available for one month. Facilitator guides for each course will be available to support group learning and discussions.

These courses are offered free of charge but registrations is required. Registration is now open. Once you register for one module you will be able to access all subsequent modules as they are made available.

The State Learning Collaborative

The State Learning Collaborative (SLC) offers a customized training for VR agencies and their partners that is designed to enhance the knowledge and strengthen partnerships that are key to the employment success for individuals with ID. The project supports two state learning collaboratives annually. ICI is now inviting applications to be one of the two SLC states for this year. The application asks VR agency and their partners to identify specific goals for participation in the SLC.  View the flyer for more information. 

Each SLC will include:  

  • 2 days of in-person training, or the virtual or online equivalent (12-14 hours)  

  • A 6-month, state specific, Community of Practice (CoP) focused on the state’s specific goals. 

REGISTER for the informational webinar on August 16, 2022 (3:30-4:30 ET).  

 

APPLY for the SLC by September 9, 2022. 

 

 

Upcoming Trainings & Courses

Training Series: Supporting Employment Services and Outcomes for People with Intellectual Disabilities [Download the flyer

The IT’S EMPLOYMENT training series is designed to support vocational rehabilitation staff and related partners in supporting improved employment services and outcomes for individuals with intellectual disabilities who receive services through vocational rehabilitation agencies. This training series offers self-paced, online training modules that have been developed based on research and promising practices. Each module is equivalent to two hours of learning and CRC credits will be provided. Participants can take just one module, a few or all depending on their professional development needs. A new topic will be offered each month and will be available for one month. Facilitator guides for each course will be available to support group learning and discussions. These courses are offered free of charge. Registration is now open. Once you register for one module you will be able to access all subsequent modules as they are made available.

 

 

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