Live Training Sessions

Experience Live Education Opportunities 

Our live sessions have highly experienced instructors, who provide engaging, and up-to-date courses. Some are virtual, while others may be in-person. See below for details.

Helping Families See Possibilities in Competitive Employment  

August 31, 2022. This training conducted by Menachem Hojda and April Mauro will be held again soon. Attendees will be empowered to work more effectively with families who have a loved one with a significant disability. Using an understanding of how disability can impact someone’s employment outlook, and how families can become ambivalent about their loved one engaging in competitive integrated independent employment, attendees will learn to use listening and empathy to better support the change process. Click here to learn more and register.

The Essence of Personal Bias

October 11, 2022. The course will be a virtual, 2-hour live session. “The Essence of Personal Bias Training” will be presented by the National Diversity Council. The Public Health Code – General Rules have been revised by the Bureau of Professional Licensing (BPL) within the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA). It requires implicit bias training, effective June 1, 2022.

We will be holding this training on October 11 from 1pm – 3pm. Click here to learn more and register.

If you are interested in scheduling the Implicit Bias Training for a team of 30 staff on a different day, please contact Katie Kinde at kkinde@incompassmi.org for more information.

Fostering Special Interests in a Healthy Way

November 9, 2022. Presented by, Author/Educator/Speaker, Tracey Cohen. In addition to sharing her own journey and passion, Tracey will expand on the importance of encouraging and supporting all special interests for every individual and ability. Tracey will share tips on how to do so in a healthy, productive way and share some of the many benefits that can transpire, including some that one might never have imagined! Click here to learn more and register.

Please contact Katie Kinde at kkinde@incompassmi.org for more information.

Virtual Job Coach Training Series – On the Job Coaching

Starting November 9, 2022. This 5-week (10 hour) virtual training series will address the skills necessary to be an effective job coach.  Although recommended, you do not need to register for all 5 sessions. Click here to learn more and register

Motivational Interviewing

SCHEDULING FOR FALL 2022. These are highly interactive in-person trainings. Presented by Dan Reed, it is excellent for staff with little or no knowledge of the MI approach as well as those already implementing the model.

The advanced training provides an in-depth review of the 5 training modules covered in the Basic Training and will occur during these two days of training via lecture, videos, numerous exercises, and real plays. Please contact Katie Kinde at kkinde@incompassmi.org for more information.

 

FAQ –

Q. How do I access my member account? 

A. Members can log in here. To see a sign-in tutorial, click here.

Once you are logged in, you can also log in to LMS with the same credentials. If you cannot remember your password, please contact Katie Kinde, kkinde@incompassmi.org, she will assist with resetting your password.

Q. As a member, how can I receive an invoice for training events? 

A. Members can press the “invoice me” button on the second page during registration. The invoice will be sent automatically via email. To see a tutorial, click here.

Q. As a non-member, how can I receive an invoice for training events? 

A. For non-members, please contact Katie Kinde, kkinde@incompassmi.org, she will assist with making a guest account in order to create an invoice. To see a tutorial, click here.

Q. How do I request accommodations? 

A. For training events, you can find an accommodation form on each event ticket (on the second page in the registration process). For LMS accommodations, please contact Katie Kinde, kkinde@incompassmi.org.

Q. As a member, how do I access the LMS? 

A. You must first be logged in to the member portal. There, you will find a button to access the LMS. Members can log in here. To see a tutorial, click here.

Q. As a non-member, how can I purchase LMS courses? 

A. For non-members, please visit the public catalog, click here.

Q. How can I receive assistance navigating LMS? 

A. Please contact Katie Kinde, kkinde@incompassmi.org, she can provide live assistance. More video tutorials for navigating sites will be made as soon as possible.

Q. Can I get a refund? 

A. All of our event policies can be accessed by clicking here.