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disABILITY Advocate Training Options

The disABILITY Advocate Training is offered in several versions to best meet the different needs of people on campus. Please review the option below to select the Training that would best fit your needs.

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The Foundation Training:   2 hour disABILITY Advocate Foundation Training open to faculty, staff and students.  The Foundation training is designed to facilitate open conversation and provide an engaging learning environment through interactive activities and discussion.  After completing the program each participant will receive a placard that indicates completion of the program and an advocate status.

The Instructor Training:  1.5 hour disABILITY Advocate Training specifically designed for instructors.  The Instructor Program will prepare instructors to better accommodate students in their classrooms and help them understand disability as an important aspect of campus diversity. Using case studies, discussion and time for questions this training is perfect for new and experienced instructors! disABILITY Advocate Training After completing the program each participant will receive a placard that indicates completion of the program.

disABILITY 101:   1 hour disABILITY Advocate Training-perfect for a classroom setting.  The disABILITY Advocate 101  introduces concepts about disability, accessibility and inclusion. This program is a “stepping stone” program and therefore does not provide a placard upon completion but is a great way to introduce the topic to your students or staff.

Schedule a training by emailing ssd-advocate@austin.utexas.edu with your preferred date, time, location, and the number of attendees.