Supporting inclusive workplaces is rewarding and challenging work. Questions about funding, federal and state requirements and how to best meet the needs employees can all seem overwhelming. APSE knows the real and complex problems that arise when transforming a business into a welcoming workplace or an organization into an ally that supports individuals in looking for inclusive employment. With more than 30 years of experience with businesses and organizations like yours, APSE has prepared and saved some of our best advice to share with you online.
To help your business or organization address these challenges, we’re excited to offer:
Universal Employment Competencies Webinar Series
**Click on Each Webinar Title Below to Register**
The 5 webinars are a part of a series based on the APSE Universal Competencies. The APSE Universal Employment Competencies are aligned with the CESP Content Outline and the ACRE Supported/Customized Employment Competencies. The webinars will review resources and are provided to improve knowledge of each domain.
Pricing: $10 per webinar for APSE Members; $20 per webinar for Non-Members
Webinar One: Application of Core Values and Principles to Practice
Wednesday, February 26 | 1-2pm EST
Webinar Two: Discovery/Individualized Assessment and Employment/Career Planning
Wednesday, March 11 | 1-2pm EST
Webinar Three: Community Research and Job Development
Wednesday, March 25 | 1-2pm EST
Webinar Four: Workplace and Related Supports
Wednesday, April 1 | 1-2pm EST
Webinar Five: Long-Term Supports and Services
Wednesday, April 15 | 1-2pm EST
CESP Practice Test
Created by the APSE Professional Development Committee, this 11-question practice test can help candidates prepare for the Certified Employment Support Professional certification.
By taking this practice test, APSE does not endorse or imply that these preparatory materials are the best, or the only means for preparing adequately for the certification examination. There is no advantage given to candidates who participate in this practice test.
From Workshops to Workplaces: Achieving the Goals of Employment First
A 13-hour comprehensive e-learning course, where nationally renowned Subject Matter Experts offer practical, time-saving lessons on achieving integrated employment and organizational change. (Eligible for nine CESP™ CE credits)
Financial Literacy: Increasing Your Knowledge to Take Charge of Your Finances
Designed for direct support professionals, individuals with disabilities and their families, this webinar offers four separate lessons that describe the options available to a person who receives SSI and for a person who receives SSDI. Viewers may be surprised to learn there are actually a number of options available to people who receive Social Security Disability benefits! (Eligible for three CESP™ CE credits)
We’ve gathered some of our best webinars for your viewing – many at no charge. Get expert advice on funding, best practices, the history and context of Employment First, the details of CESP, and more.