Training


Employment Training Specialist (ETS) Certification Program

August 14 - 17, 2017
Howell, Michigan


The Employment Training Specialist (ETS) Certification Program is a 3 1/2 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.

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

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.

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Register NOW for the 14th Annual FOCUS - Fall Residential Symposium!

October 26th & 27th, 2017
at the Bavarian Inn & Conference Center in Frankenmuth, Michigan

Clinical Practice | Management | Human Resources

Featuring Peter Leidy: Wellbeing (What Makes Life Worthwhile?)

Join us for a broad array of general and breakout sessions in the general areas of clinical practice, management and human resources. Each session is taught by an expert in their field and each session is designed to be practical and functional to ensure attendees are provided with information that directly translates into utility in their respective work places.

9.0 hours of approved Social Work CE's and MCBAP accepted relating to substance abuse. Pending Nursing Home Administrators.

This training is designed for: Social workers, AFC licensees & administrators, supports coordinators, long term care staff, mental health professionals, residential staff, case managers, nursing home administrators, health care professionals, assisted living providers, clinicians, personal care assistants, human resources professionals...

If you are a helping professional, this Symposium has something for you!

Please read the attached brochure for more detailed information.

For more information on this training or any other FOCUS trainings contact us at:
Email: info@focustraining.org
Toll Free: 1(866) 412-8767
Visit our website: www.focustraining.org

Job Coaching Web Course: NOW ON DEMAND

Due to the volume of demand and numerous requests for immediate training of new hires and new job responsibilities, TRN has modified our Job Coaching course so it can be accessed as needed. Course opens on purchase and lasts 14 days to time of purchase. 18-hour certificate awarded for successful completion. Effective job design, instructional and behavioral support strategies, and the development of natural and co-worker supports.

Principles of Job Design: Steps to take after getting the job, including analysis and task design.

Job Training and Instructional Support: Setting up learning strategies using task analysis, systematic instruction, natural learning and reinforcement, and data collection.

Natural Supports: Learn to develop supports using natural features of the work site, including co-workers.

Social-Behavioral Support: Develop strategies to support workers to interact in socially expected ways to enhance job success.

Users proceed at any time during the course period by interacting with readings and video, along with activities and downloadable forms. Registration is $159 US. Group rates available; 10% discount for single users automatically granted on purchase till July 31.

Register Now!