UPCOMING TRAINING DATES

Courses

Intro to ASD FLEX course (7-weeks, for BC school employees only)

Course Description

Tuesday Apr 13 – Tuesday May 25, 2021

SOLD OUT (no waitlists)


Introduction to ASD (5-day course)

Course Description

May 17-21, 2021 

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June 14 – 18, 2021

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Introduction to ABA (5-day course)

Course Description

May 31-Jun 4, 2021 

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June 21-25, 2021

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Workshops

*new* Reading & Autism Spectrum Disorder (2-day super workshop)

Super Workshop Description

April 15 & 16, 2021

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Managing Challenging Behaviour: Coaching Families in Remote Learning (1-day workshop)

Workshop Description

April 23, 2021

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Self-Regulation (2-day super workshop)

Super Workshop Description

May 13 & 14, 2021

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Communication: Supporting Minimally Verbal Students (2-day super workshop)

Super Workshop Description

May 20 & 21, 2021

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Family-School Liaison Workshops

About Family School Liaison Workshops

Information Sessions: anyone may register, limited to 200 participants
Interactive Sessions: open to parents/caregivers who are already registered for, and will attend, the related INFORMATION session for that topic. Limited to 15 participants

A Consistent Approach Between Home & School *cancelled*

There are a number of strategies & resources in place to support your child’s learning in school. A number of these can be transferred to your home as well. This is known as a Universal or Inclusive Environment.

Info Session: Apr 20, 2021 3-4pm

This session has been cancelled. It will be re-scheduled and we will notify those who have already registered.

Interactive Session: Apr 22, 2021 12-1pm

This session has been cancelled. It will be re-scheduled and we will notify those who have already registered.

Supporting My Child With Homework

Homework is an important part of your child’s development as it helps the teacher assess how your child is doing. Are they able to transfer their knowledge & skills from the lesson & implement them more independently? Homework is also a great way…

Info Session: May 4, 2021 3-4pm

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Interactive Session: May 6, 2021 12-1pm

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Understanding Funding & Community Supports in BC

Understanding funding and community supports can be overwhelming as there are lots of different options & opportunities. Don’t worry, we are here to help make things clearer & easier for you!

Info Session: May 18, 2021 3-4pm

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Interactive Session: May 20, 2021 12-1pm

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Understanding Relationships, Personal Safety & Personal Boundaries

We can all take for granted our understanding of relationships, personal safety & personal boundaries because we can successfully read social cues & we can understand the rules. For an individual on the spectrum…

Info Session: Jun 1, 2021 3-4pm

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Interactive Session: Jun 3, 2021 12-1pm

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School District Mini-Workshops

About District Mini-Workshops

You must be a BC school district or BC independent school employee in order to register for District Mini-Workshops

Prompting and Errorless Learning

Apr 19, 2021 9am-10am

Students with diverse learning needs can benefit from additional learning supports. Errorless Learning is a teaching tool to help increase the likelihood of correct…

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Increasing Student Motivation & Engagement

Apr 19, 2021 9am-noon

Increasing motivation and engagement is an important area of focus for those who support individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). This 3-hour workshop will…

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Introduction to Assessment of Functional Living Skills (AFLS)

Apr 19, 2021 9am-noon

Assessment of Functional Living Skills (AFLS) is an assessment tool developed by Dr. James W. Partington and Dr. Michael M. Mueller in 2012. The assessment looks at functional, practical, and…

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Transition Planning from Elementary to High School

Apr 23, 2021 845-1030am

During the transition from elementary to high school, students with ASD are expected to manage multiple developmental and educational changes…

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Intro to Eden Autism Assessment & Curriculum Series

Apr 23, 2021 9am-noon

The Eden Autism Assessment is a series of assessment tools that measure a student’s current skill levels across multiple domains, including cognitive, speech and language, vocational, self-care…

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Inclusive & Functional Programming for Elementary Students with ASD

Apr 23, 2021 9am-noon

Participants will learn how to program for and teach students at the elementary age with ASD and cognitive delays in an inclusive setting…

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Behaviour Improvement / Intervention Planning

Apr 26, 2021 9am-noon

Participants will develop a basic understanding of setting events, the ABCs of behaviours, principle of reinforcement and functions behaviour and their importance in…

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*new* Meaningful Social Interactions in the Inclusive Setting

Apr 26, 2021 1pm-3pm

Social skills are often an objective in a student’s IEP (Individual Education Plan), but it can be hard to figure out how to teach these skills in a meaningful way for such a diverse…

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ASD 101: Where do I start?

May 4, 2021 3pm-4pm

What is ASD? What are some basic evidenced-based classroom strategies to get me started? Where can I learn more strategies…

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ABC Data Collection

May 7, 2021 9am-10:30am

This workshop will include a basic understanding of behaviour and how to observe and take data. Understanding the factors that affect behaviour can help inform…

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ABC Data Collection

May 21, 2021 9am-10:30am

This workshop will include a basic understanding of behaviour and how to observe and take data. Understanding the factors that affect behaviour can help inform…

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Transitioning Students with ASD from High School to Independent Living

May 21, 2021 9am-noon

This workshop will cover the critical skills required for adult independent living and will introduce a framework for planning the transition from high school to…

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