Interpreter OHOA Modules Cohort (INT-2)

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Registration Closed.
Last Date to Register: 9/11/2022 11:59 PM
Last Date to Cancel: 9/11/2022 11:59 PM
Agency: Metro ECSU
Agency Contact: Ann Mayes
Agency Assistant: Deanna Rothbauer 612.638.1531
Audience: Educational ASL Interpreters
Presenter(s) / Instructor(s): Carolyn Monaco
Location: Virtual Meeting
Facility: Virtual Meeting
9/12/2022 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM

REQUIRED: ZOOM Welcome and Orientation meeting online Monday, September 12, 2022 at 5:00pm only for  those of you who are new to the modules.  Zoom link:

Faciliator:  Carolyn Monaco

CEU hours: 24

Fee: $60.00 (DO NOT SEND PAYMENT, unless requested)

The Open Hands Open Access (OHOA) DeafBlind Learning Modules are a national resource designed to increase awareness, knowledge, and skills related to intervention for students who are deafblind and are being served in educational settings (ages 3 -21).

Guided coursework using four online modules of the training series:

W & O:     Welcome and Orientation (only for new cohort members)

Module 1    Overview of Deafblindness                        

Module 2    The Sensory System                            

Module 4    Building Trusting Relationships                        

Module 5    Availability for Learning  

The training includes:
•Hosted module format with engaging case studies, videos, slideshows, short readings, interactive discussion boards and more.
•Learning from experts, teachers, interveners, individuals with deafblindness, and families.
•Distance coaching, and course CEUs upon completion of all four modules
•Only 1-2 hours per week are needed to complete the modules (each module takes approximately 3 weeks to complete).

Upon completion of all 4 modules, documentation will be submitted for 2.4 RID CEUs for educational ASL interpreters.

Cancellation: You can cancel your own registration for an event before the cancellation deadline. (Please check the event information for specific cancellation details.) If the event has a fee, refunds are possible only if cancellation is prior to the deadline. If you do not attend and do not cancel prior to an event, you are still responsible for payment and will be billed.

Special Accommodations: Please alert Metro ECSU 2-3 weeks prior to the workshop/event if you need special accommodations, including sign language interpreters. (Metro ECSU requires a notice of 2 business days to cancel a sign language interpreter. If you fail to cancel, we reserve the right to bill your school/district for this expense.) Update your profile as needed. Special accommodations are not included with each registration, but are stored in your profile until you make changes.