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Event Information:

  • Mon
    24
    Feb
    2020
    Thu
    27
    Feb
    2020

    Employment Training Specialist (ETS) Certification Program

    8:30 AM – 4:30 PM Kent Transition Center 1800 Leffingwell NE Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    The Employment Training Specialist (ETS) Certification Program is a three and a half day workshop designed to provide participants with specific skills in supported & community employment, job development, and training for individuals in transition. Successful completion of the course will result in certification through Michigan APSE.

    Who should attend?
    Job coaches, employment training specialists, job developers, clubhouse staff, supported employment program coordinators, rehabilitation counselors with supported employment responsibilities, as well as rehabilitation service providers and those involved with school-to-work transition.

    Instructor:
    Cathryn Maddalena, B.A

    Topics Covered Include:
     Person centered employment planning
     Job development and marketing strategies
     Employer negotiations
     Work site analysis
     Job selection/matching
     Task analysis
     Instructional strategies/data collection
     On-going support services
     Natural supports
     Benefits and risk assessment

    WHEN:
    Monday, February 24th—Wednesday, February 26th
    8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
    Thursday, February 27th, 2020
    8:30 AM—12:00 PM

    Registration begins at 8:00 AM on:
    Monday, February 24th, 2020

    LOCATION:
    Kent Transition Center
    1800 Leffingwell NE
    Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    Click here for brochure

Cancellation Policy: Please see training brochure for cancellation policy. 

Special Accommodations Policy (ADA): If you have special needs, please contact us at least 7 business days prior to the start of the conference so that special arrangements can be made.