Accommodating Persons With Disabilities

Learn best practices to facilitate the development of a more inclusive, barrier-free work environment that promotes the participation of persons with disabilities

    

DESCRIPTION

On Demand
Course Leader : John Dorland, Graybridge Malkam
Duration : 1 hour 0 minute
Price: $69.00
$69.00

This training will provide participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to better promote a supportive work environment to meet the needs of persons with disabilities. Participants will be provided with practical tools/tips to facilitate the development of a more inclusive, barrier-free work environment that promotes the participation of persons with disabilities.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be better positioned to:

  • Increase their awareness of the different types of disabilities in the workplace (visible and non-visible).
  • Determine possible accommodations based on disability.
  • Learn how to create an inclusive and welcoming workplace for persons with disabilities.
  • Understand how to relate to people with a range of disabilities.
  • Demystify myths around working with persons with disabilities.

Identify ways to communicate more inclusively with persons with disabilities.

Webinar speaker: John Dorland, Graybridge Malkam

John Dorland, has been delivering diversity and inclusion awareness training for more than 15 years. John worked for more than 30 years in a variety of sales and marketing, human resources, communications and public relations roles with a major multi-national telecommunications organization. He has developed and delivered hundreds of “diversity and inclusion” initiatives worldwide.

John’s powerful ability to convey his message of the value and importance of diversity and inclusion has been cultivated over a lifetime. John brings together in one person many intersections of diversity including the fact that he has been blind for 20 years. It is this and many other first-hand life’s experiences that make John so immediately dynamic and skilled in delivering a message that is meaningful for participants in both their workplace and their personal lives.

*Please note, this webinar is available for viewing for 7 days from date of enrollment.