Education

These courses and webinars are free.  Just click on the link to get more information.

Learn how to work with a communication assistant – The course is gives you some suggestions about hiring, training and working with a communication assistant.

Using a communication intermediary in police, legal or justice situations – This webinar is about communication intermediaries and how they can assist you if you need to communicate with police, lawyers or in courts.  You will learn what a communication intermediary does and how you can ask police, lawyers and justice professionals to get a communication intermediary if you want one.

Communication access rights – This webinar is about accessibility laws in Ontario and what to do if your rights are ignored.

Self-Study Leadership Course – This is an online course for adults over 18 years of age who use augmentative and alternative communication (AAC). It contains information about mentoring a young person who uses AAC, communication access rights, participating on a committee and making a presentation. Some of the course is based on AAC Mentor Project developed at Penn State University.