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Work Readiness (8/24/20 - 10/12/20) is a Course

Work Readiness (8/24/20 - 10/12/20)

Aug 24 - Oct 13, 2020
24.0 credits

$336 Enroll

Full course description

Per SFP 13.2.3, Vocational Adjustment Trainers must meet the following qualifications:

  • Completion of at least 60 college credit hours; and
  • Job Placement Credential from UNT WISE. 

Work Readiness comprises Vocational Adjustment Training (VAT), which is designed to provide you the skills and knowledge to effectively assist a customer to become work and job ready.  As VAT requires a vast amount of knowledge and skill, a variety of activities and assignments are utilized to reinforce learning. Feedback will be provided to each participant to help them hone their skills to meet the Texas Vocational Rehabilitation Program (VR) service delivery requirements for VAT. This course will provide information on:

  • Requirements of the Vocational Adjustment Trainer
  • Universal Design for Learning
  • The eight VAT Services offered:
    1. Exploring the “You” in Work
    2. Soft Skills for Work Success
    3. Soft Skills to Pay the Bills: Mastering Soft Skills for Success
    4. Entering the World of Work
    5. Preparing for Job Search Training
    6. Disability Disclosure Training
    7. Money Smart – A Financial Education Training
    8. Public Transportation Training
  • Training Techniques used for VAT services
  • Service delivery requirements of the VR program

Please note that this course has assignments that are due weekly.