Hosted virtually via Zoom on June 22nd, 23rd & 29th, 2023 from 9:00am to 12:00pm MST
Instructor-led Foundations in Community Disability Studies Tutor Training (Train-the-Trainer) will be offered by the Alberta Council of Disability Services on June 22nd, 23rd & 29th, 2023 Virtually via Zoom.
The minimum preferred learner qualifications are:
An undergraduate degree or diploma in Community Rehabilitation and Disabilities Studies OR Rehabilitation Practitioner Diploma OR Human Services diploma with a minimum of a year experience in the field.
Considerable working experience in the sector and/or knowledge of the ACDS Foundations Course format.
Day 1 will run from 9am to Noon and review the FCDS training content consisting 18 modules.
Day 2 will run from 9 am to Noon and cover principles of adult learning and facilitation strategies.
Day 3 will run from 9 am to Noon and consist of presentations delivered by learners, as part of their evaluation for training.
Trainer: Corinne Thomas
Corinne has worked in a variety of different roles in her 25 years in the disability sector. She currently works as a Pastor in a large church in Calgary supporting and advocating for families and individuals impacted by disability. She is a lifelong learner and holds a Bachelor in Human Services, a diploma in Disability Studies, and a certificate in Nonprofit Management. She also is a guardian for a vulnerable adult and a funds administrator and supported decision-maker for another vulnerable adult within the disability community.
ACDS Members: $300 + GST per learner
Non-members: $390 + GST per learner