ADA Web Courses
These Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Web Courses are free and available on demand:
ADA Basic Building Blocks is an introductory web course on the ADA. It is designed to increase knowledge and understanding of the basic principles and core concepts contained in the ADA and the ADA Amendments Act of 2008.
The course content is organized into twelve topics that have been designed to be studied in order. Individuals completing the course may be eligible to earn 0.5 CEUs or 3.55 CRCC hours.
ADA Title I: Employment Requirements is a self-paced web course that covers topics including who has rights and obligations under Title I of the ADA, pre-employment do's and don'ts, the process for identifying and providing reasonable accommodations, requirements concerning medical information and confidentiality, how to troubleshoot job performance and safety issues and the complaint process.
This course takes approximately 2.5 hours to complete and is approved for 2.5 credits from the HR Certification Institute and/or the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification.
The ADA Title II Tutorial is designed to help individuals working in state and local governments understand and comply with their responsibilities under Title II of the ADA. The course is approved for 0.3 continuing education units (CEUs) and 3 Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCCs) clock hours.
Architectural Accessibility Laws provides an overview of the four major federal laws that require accessibility in new construction or alterations: the ADA, the Architectural Barriers Act, the Fair Housing Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. Individuals completing the course should be able to determine which laws apply to different projects.
The course takes approximately 90 minutes to complete and is approved for 1.5 LU/HSW credits from the American Institute of Architects.
At Your Service: Welcoming Customers with Disabilities presents real life scenarios and best practices for effectively working and interacting with people who have disabilities. The course takes approximately 2.5 hours to complete and education credit is available.
Federal Court Concepts covers the structure of the American Federal court system, types of cases Federal courts hear, and how to use Federal court decisions in research.
Disability Rights Laws Overview provides a summary of the four major federal disability rights laws and how they apply in different discriminatory situations. The laws covered are the ADA, the Rehabilitation Act, the Fair Housing Act, and the Air Carrier Access Act. The course takes approximately 2 hours to complete and is approved for 2 credits from the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification.
Fair Housing Act, Section 504, and the ADA covers the rights of people with disabilities in housing under the Fair Housing Act, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, and the ADA. The course addresses the definition of disability, the differences between reasonable accommodations and reasonable modifications, the process for making disability-related requests, documentation of disability a housing provider may require, undue burden, and fundamental alteration. The course takes approximately 2 hours to complete.