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HDC Supported Employment

 

NEW TRAINING CALENDAR FOR SECOND HALF OF 2018!
HDC 2018 Supported Employment/Employment First Training Calendar


Note that the price of training is going up after the June session.

 

40 Hour Employment First CORE Training Certificate

LSUHSC-Human Development Center (HDC) in collaboration with Louisiana APSE is providing statewide Employment Specialist Core Training. This 40-hour training meets LRS vendor training requirements and Medicaid Employment provider rules. This comprehensive training incorporates national APSE’s CORE Supported Employment Competencies and includes three full days of classroom instruction and fieldwork assignments. Training topics include a variety of essential components and topics including; job development/marketing, assessment/discovery, job-site training, fading supports, WIOA, CMS Medicaid settings rule and SSA benefits and impact of earnings.

Class hours are 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. The fee for this class is $400 and includes training materials, presentation handouts, access to resources and a certificate of completion will be issued once identified course assignments have been completed and reviewed. The fee is $350 for Louisiana APSE members.

 

  • New Orleans at LSU HDC, 411 South Prieur Street, Classroom #452 (View Map/Get Directions)
    • June 12-14, 2018
       
  • Baton Rouge 
    • August 21-23, 2018
       
  • Lafayette
    • Sept 18-20, 2018
       
  • New Orleans
    • October 30, 31 & Nov 1, 2018
       
  • Shreveport
    • Jan 15-17, 2019

 

     –>>  Click here to register for 40 Hour Core Training  <<–

If you would like to discuss scheduling an Employment First Core training in your region, please send an email to Sue Killam, M.Ed., CESP or Laura Stazio, M. Sc. Eng., CESP

 

5.0 Hour SE Continuing Education Training

These training classes, co-sponsored by Louisiana APSE,  meet LRS/LWC and OCDD guidelines for Community Rehabilitation Providers and their staff. Each of these classes counts as 5.0 hours of Continuing Education for LRS/LWC, OCDD, and CESP renewal accreditation. The LRS requirement for staff for renewal of vendorship is 20 hours every three years. Each class takes place on one day scheduled from 9:00 AM – 3:30 PM. The fee for these classes is $100 per training class, $75 for Louisiana APSE members.
 

  • New Orleans, LA at LSU HDC, 411 South Prieur Street, Classroom #452 (View Map/Get Directions)

    • Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - SE Policy, Customized Employment, Funding, WIOA (Pre-ETS), CMS settings, Employment First, State As Model Employer (SAME)
    • Wednesday, June 13 - SE Assessment, Discovery Job Development, Job Matching & Placement
    • Thursday, June 14 - SE Job Site Training, Fading & Natural Supports & Benefits
       
  • Baton Rouge, LA
    • Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - SE Policy, Customized Employment, Funding, WIOA (Pre-ETS), CMS settings, Employment First, State As Model Employer (SAME)
    • Wednesday, August 22 - SE Assessment, Discovery Job Development, Job Matching & Placement
    • Thursday, August 23 - SE Job Site Training, Fading & Natural Supports & Benefits
       
  • Lafayette, LA
    • Tuesday, Sept 18, 2018 - SE Policy, Customized Employment, Funding, WIOA (Pre-ETS), CMS settings, Employment First, State As Model Employer (SAME)
    • Wednesday, Sept 19 - SE Assessment, Discovery Job Development, Job Matching & Placement
    • Thursday, Sept 20 - SE Job Site Training, Fading & Natural Supports & Benefits
       
  • New Orleans, LA
    • Tuesday, Oct  30, 2018 - SE Policy, Customized Employment, Funding, WIOA (Pre-ETS), CMS settings, Employment First, State As Model Employer (SAME)
    • Wednesday, Oct 31 - SE Assessment, Discovery Job Development, Job Matching & Placement
    • Thursday, Nov 1 - SE Job Site Training, Fading & Natural Supports & Benefits
       
  • Shreveport, LA
    • Tuesday, Jan 15, 2019 - SE Policy, Customized Employment, Funding, WIOA (Pre-ETS), CMS settings, Employment First, State As Model Employer (SAME)
    • Wednesday, Jan 16- SE Assessment, Discovery Job Development, Job Matching & Placement
    • Thursday, Jan 17 - SE Job Site Training, Fading & Natural Supports & Benefits

 

–>>  Click here to register for one or more of the 5 Hour Continuing Education Trainings  <<–

Please send an email to Sue Killam, M.Ed, CESP or Laura Stazio, M. Sc., CESP if you would like to schedule any additional 5 Hour SE Training Classes in your region.

 

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