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Supported Employment Fundamentals (Virtual)

This five-day, 35-hour training is organized into five modules. Each module includes several lessons, with a number of topics in each lesson. The training incorporates a combination of presentations, discussions, guest speakers, activities, exercises and field study.  Participants work individually as well as in small and large groups.

Date

October 17, 2022 - October 21, 2022

Time

9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Fees

$ 100.00 CAD (Fees) + 5% (GST) = $ 105.00 CAD (Per Person)

Training Delivery

Virtual

Virtual Training Requirements

Distributed electronically. Students must be able to print materials.

Learning Outcomes

Following completion of this training, you will have gained:

  • Enhanced understanding, knowledge and ability to support individuals who choose employment.
  • Increased expertise, confidence and knowledge about Supported Employment models, strategies, training approaches, and best practices.
  • Improved community, business and professional networking strategies.
  • Increased capacity to deliver successful Supported Employment.

The various stages of Supported Employment including transitions, employment and career planning, job development, marketing and job coaching will all be discussed and practiced in an interactive, hands-on method. Resources and tools will be shared and developed for your specific program needs.

Instructor

Annette Borrowshas been serving people with disabilities towards employment for the past 23 years. Working together with WorkBC, Fraser Health, the Province (EPPD), CLBC and the Federal government has allowed Annette to gain knowledge in a variety of methods of supported employment, contracting processes and accreditation requirements. Annette’s teaching style is down to earth, filled with success stories, exercises that take you into the business community, practical tools to glean important information from the people you are serving and a realistic, successful approach to the world of employment counseling.

Further Information

Please email info@bcenetwork.ca

Date

October 17, 2022 - October 21, 2022

Time

9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Fees

$ 100.00 CAD (Fees) + 5% (GST) = $ 105.00 CAD (Per Person)

Training Delivery

Virtual

Virtual Training Requirements

Distributed electronically. Students must be able to print materials.

Materials

Training manual will be distributed on the first day of training.

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