APD Training

Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) Training

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Announcements 

  • TCC no longer hosts the three (3) APD online courses (Zero Tolerance; Health and Safety; and Developmental Disabilities).
  • TRAIN Florida is the official Learning Management System for the Agency for Persons with Disabilities. Please contact the TRAIN Florida APD Support Team at apd.lmssupport@apdcares.org for additional information.

 

APD Approved Offerings

HIV/Bloodborne Pathogens (3 HR)

Course Code: CWE 0001

Section: 5

Cost: $15.00

This self-paced, non-credit online course is designed to teach you about a variety of blood borne pathogens, modes of infection, safety procedures to be observed when dealing with possible blood borne pathogens, how to counsel people infected with blood borne pathogens and more. This course can also provide a foundation of knowledge related to HIV and Blood Borne Pathogens to other occupations such as police officers, correctional officers, mental health workers, non-medical care takers, and others. It also meets the standards found in Florida Statue Chapter 381.0035 for a variety of direct care including those individuals employed or subcontracted through the State of Florida - for Persons' with Disabilities (APD) and other human service employees. Convenient and affordable, this course is available online, 24/7, at your own pace.

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Domestic Violence (2 HR)

Course Code: CWE 0001

Section: 4

Cost: $12.00

The purpose of this course is to educate healthcare professionals on the dynamics of domestic violence, including the effects on adult, youth, elderly and LGBT victims, the cycle of violence and risk issues, legal remedies for protection, community resources and victim services, reporting requirements, and model protocols for addressing domestic violence. This course is approved for In-Service Credit by the Florida Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD). 

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Additional Courses of Interest

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Students with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder)

In this course, you take away strategies for working effectively with ASD students. And you will find out how to work effectively with parents to create the most positive learning environments for children and teens with this disorder.

Course Length: 4 weeks

Next Start Date: March 1 – 26, 2021

Price: $145.00

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Empowering Students with Disabilities

Discover the tools you need to help any student who comes through your door. This course provides tips for fostering the reading, writing, and math skills of students with special needs and techniques for helping these learners behave appropriately and make friends in your classroom.

Enrollment Options (Course Access)

  • Instructor-Led (6 weeks) Starts monthly
  • Self-Paced Tutorial (3 months) On demand

Price: $119.00

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Working Successfully with Learning Disabled Students

Learn how to meet the diverse needs of students with disabilities in your classroom through easy, practical, and creative strategies developed by an experienced special educator. This course explores the total special education process and help you understand and empower your special needs students.

Enrollment Options (Course Access)

  • Instructor-Led (6 weeks) Starts monthly
  • Self-Paced Tutorial (3 months) On demand

Price: $119.00

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Teaching Students with ADHD

Learn the simple and practical steps you can take to help children with ADHD thrive in their school environment. This course will teach you how classroom space, structure, rules, and expectations can be adapted to suit the needs of students with ADHD and help them manage their own behavior.

Enrollment Options (Course Access)

  • Instructor-Led (6 weeks) Starts monthly
  • Self-Paced Tutorial (3 months) On demand

Price: $119.00

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Teaching Students with Autism: Strategies for Success

Learn how to help your students with high-functioning autism and Asperger's Syndrome unlock their full learning potential. This course will help you develop the knowledge and strategies you will need to ensure your students with autism succeed in the classroom and beyond.

Enrollment Options (Course Access)

  • Instructor-Led (6 weeks) Starts monthly
  • Self-Paced Tutorial (3 months) On demand

Price: $119.00

Register now.