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Month: May, 2012
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April 2012   |   June 2012
Date Title
Tuesday
May 01
Online Training | Ray Cebula
ediONLINE 3.4: Integrating Work Incentives Planning into Employment Services and Caseload and File Management

Through the use of a Power Point presentation, lecture and written materials participants will become acquainted with the great variety of agencies and partners that may be involved with a beneficiarys return to work.  Most importantly, what steps can be taken to ensure that all players are on the same page and none of the various plans conflict!  When the beneficiary enters a crisis period what is the practitioners role?  And how do you build time into your schedule to provide immediate assistance. Online polling will be used to ascertain knowledge acquisition. A preparatory reading assignment will be provided and is required.

Project: ediONLINE
Location: Webinar
Wednesday
May 02
Presentation | Sarah von Schrader
Disability Disclosure: What Employers Should Know
Project: Employer Characteristics Rehabilitation Research and Training Center
Sponsor: DC Metro BLN Meeting
Location: Washington DC
Thursday
May 03
Online Training | PIP Partner
2012 Partners in Policymaking - Module 2 - Wrap-up Webinar
Project: Partners in Policymaking
Sunday
May 06
Presentation | Kathleen Lee
Disability Diversity in the Classroom and Beyond

Presentation highlighting the Emerging Leaders and Workforce Recruitment Program along with Metlife and Prudential sharing their experiences with the two internship programs.

Project: National Employer Technical Assistance Center
Location: New York, NY
Wednesday
May 09
Online Training | Ray Cebula
WISE Event- Choose Work: Making Work Incentives Work for You
Project: External Clients
Location: Webinar
Friday
May 11
Training | ADA Center Partner
The 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design & the 2008 New York City Construction Code’s Accessibility Requirements for Commercial Occupancies

This FREE 4 hour program will provide attendees with an overview of the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design and highlight those areas where accessibility requirements found in the 2008 New York City Construction Code differ from federal accessibility requirements. Specifically, this course will focus on: problem application areas in commercial facilities, accessibility requirements in existing facilities and accessibility requirements to and within special occupancies. We will also focus on the new ADA guidelines for toilet rooms and other aspects of the built environment. For disability accommodations or information re: the training location (i.e. directions) please contact Abby Fitzsimmons at 718.803.3782 #7207.

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Location: East Elmhurst, NY
Monday
May 14
Training | Kathleen Lee
E-Mentoring Pilot Project Orientation for Mentors

Provided orientation/training to Circle of Champion Member companies, including representatives from Northrop Grumman and Bender Consulting. Mentoring guidelines, expectations of the program, and the matching process were reviewed with all participating Mentors.

Project: National Employer Technical Assistance Center
Sponsor: Alliance/OEDP; USBLN; EARN
Location: Teleconference
Monday
May 14
Training | Kathleen Lee
E-Mentoring Pilot Project Orientation for Mentors

Provided orientation training to Circle of Champion companies on the Pilot Mentoring Project. Reviewed the expectations of the program, matching process of Mentees and Mentors, and the mentoring program guidelines,

Project: National Employer Technical Assistance Center
Sponsor: Alliance/OEDP; USBLN; EARN
Location: Teleconference
Tuesday
May 15
Webinar | Ray Cebula
Cutting Edge Issues: Course 1.2: Subsidies for Individuals with Disabilities Who Work

This session will provide a basic overview of this important work incentive and how it applies to SSDI and SSI applicants but only SSDI recipients.

Tuesday
May 15
Workshop | Hannah Rudstam
The Cornell JIT Toolkit: Core Group Session
Project: Northeast ADA Center
Location: Ithaca, NY
Thursday
May 17
Training | Kathleen Lee
E-Mentoring Pilot Project Orientation for Mentors

Provided orientation to George Fratto of Northrop Grumman on the E-Mentoring Pilot Project. Reviewed mentoring program guidelines, matching process for Mentors and Mentees through WRP, and the mentoring guide.

Project: National Employer Technical Assistance Center
Sponsor: ODEP
Location: Teleconference
Friday
May 18
Training | Kathleen Lee
E-Mentoring Pilot Project Orientation for Mentors

Provided Francis Eleazor from Northrop Grumman an orientation/training to the Pilot E-Mentoring Project. Reviewed the matching process for Mentees and Mentors through WRP, expectations of the program, and mentoring guide.

Project: National Employer Technical Assistance Center
Sponsor: Alliance/OEDP; USBLN; EARN
Location: Teleconference
Friday
May 18
Online Training | Nancy Hinkley
Workforce Development Systems: Career Ready for Today's Workplace
Project: Transition Services Professional Development Support Center
Location: ELLUMINATE
Monday
May 21
Training | Thomas Golden
Using Work Incentives to Promote Economic Self Sufficiency
Sponsor: NYS Dept. of Education
Location: Auburn, NY
Wednesday
May 23
Conference | Ray Cebula
WISE Event- Choose Work: Making Work Incentives Work for You
Project: External Clients
Location: Webinar
Thursday
May 24
Online Training | ODEP Partner
Section 508 Best Practices Webinar: Ten Top Strategies for Implementing Section 508
Project: National Employer Technical Assistance Center
Location: Webinar
Wednesday
May 30
Conference
National ADA Symposium

-Training on the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design that go into effect March 2012. -Cutting edge information on the ADA, incuding the new Dept. of Justice regulations. -Sessions on a wide-range of ADA related topics. -Sessions that meet ADA Coordinator Training Certification Program fundamental and elective credits. -Presenters from the U.S. Dept. of Justice, Access Board, the EEOC, National Center on Accessibility and the International Code Council. -Affordable, quality training! More details and information available at the following web address: http://www.adasymposium.org/

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Wednesday
May 30
Online Training | Ray Cebula
ediONLINE 1.1: Benefits and Work Incentives Planning, Professional Standards and Code of Conduct and Effective Communication

This course explores benefits and work incentives planning, the code of conduct of Benefits Practitioners and effective communication strategies using lecture, PowerPoint and written materials. This skill-building session provides opportunity for question and answer.  Online polling will be used to test participant knowledge. A preparatory reading assignment will be provided and is required.

Project: ediONLINE
Location: Webinar
Thursday
May 31
Presentation | Hannah Rudstam
ADA symposium: Disability Inclusive Workplaces for Veterans with Disabilities
Project: Northeast ADA Center
Location: Indianapolis, IN
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