Other AT Trainings
Able South Carolina in Columbia, SC offers regular trainings and peer support groups. For more information, visit the AbleSC webpage.
AbleNet is proud to offer webinars dedicated to professional development offerings that keeps professionals up-to-date on emerging assistive technology and curricular solutions for the classroom, home and community. One of the most common issues raised by professionals is the lack of time to keep current with assistive technology solutions that are available. AbleNet’s goal is to bring key leaders in the field of assistive technology to you to assist you in maintaining and improving professional competence. You can check out their list of upcoming AbleNet trainings to see what's available.
The Assistive Technology Coalition compiles a list of upcoming webinars from many different assistive technology groups. The webinars cover a variety of topics, from WAVE to iPad Apps. Anyone with a computer, microphone and speakers (or headset), and Internet access can attend at no cost.
They have over 30 archived webinars covering a range of topics and disabilities. They've also added their "Telling Our Stories" webinar series to a podcast format for download.
Free webinars that offer a variety of professional development opportunities to support you and your colleagues. New customers are welcome as well as those who are in need of in-depth knowledge. There is sure to be a webinar to suit your needs. View the Cambium Learning Technologies webinars.
EnableMart has teamed up with some of our top vendors to present helpful webinars covering a variety of products and brands related to special education, speech therapy, and assistive technology. If you are looking for information on any of these products, new ideas on using assistive technology in the classroom, or want to learn how to use products you already own in new ways, these webinars are for you. All the webinars are free and many of them will contain coupon codes for the products or brands presented.
See the list of Enablemart Webinars on the website.
Freedom Scientific offers free webinars on a number of assistive technologies. Learn to use JAWS screen reading software, MAGic screen magnification software, PAC Mate Omni accessible Pocket PC, and more from the convenience of your home or office.
To browse through available webinars and register, go to Freedom Scientific's training page.
The mission of The Hadley School for the Blind is to promote independent living through lifelong, distance education programs for individuals who are blind or visually impaired, their families and blindness service providers. They offer online seminars on a variety of topics relating to improving the quality of life for the blind. You can see what they have offered on the Hadley School for the Blind Seminar listing page.
The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is the leading source of free, expert, and confidential guidance on workplace accommodations and disability employment issues. JAN Webcasts are available at no cost. Gather your employees together in a room for live, in-service training. All Webcasts begin at 2 pm eastern and are 1 hour. You must register to attend. One registration is equivalent to one login. See what's available and register on the JAN Webinar Schedule.
Learning Ally (formerly Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic) is a national nonprofit audiobook service with a defined approach to help support students with learning disabilities or blindness/low vision and their families. Learning Ally offers ongoing series of learning disability-specific webinars designed and moderated by professionals in the field.
The Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA), is a professional organization dedicated to promoting the health and well-being of people with disabilities through increasing access to technology solutions. They offer a wide variety of AT Professional Development webinars.
The SC Statewide Independent Living council is holding a number of public forums in September and October to provide the opportunity for South Carolinians with disabilities to provide input about their specific needs and services they would like to see in place to address those needs. SC Statewide Independent Living Council Public Forum schedule.
TextHelp offers many webinars to teach people about the features of its products and how to better use them. Of particula focus is its Read&Write GOLD software. You can view a full list of TextHelp webinars on their site.
A leading manufacturer of assistive technology devices, Tobii also offers many webinars throughout the year. You can find a list of upcoming webinar's on Tobii's Live Webinar Calendar. You can also view online trainings about Tobii products on their website.
Tools for Life, Georgia's Assistive Technology Act Program, regularly presents webinars and then archives them. The archived webinars are provided in pdf and audio formats. Visit the Webinar Archives webpage to see the full listing.