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Events and Trainings

Free Online Trainings:

(The contents of these trainings do not necessarily represent the interpretations, opinions, or policy of the City of Scottsdale.)

Basic ADA Information
  • ADA Basic Building Blocks, ADA & IT Technical Assistance Centers - CEU or CRCC credit is available. This is a self-guided introductory webcourse tutorial on the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) that explores the legal requirements and spirit of the ADA.
State and Local Government
Accessibility Guidelines
  • ADA Accessibility Guidelines, American Institute of Architects and the US Access Board.  Self-paced tutorial. The course addresses only recent changes in ADAAG; specifically, it covers two new sections that will be added and new provisions for children that will be incorporated into existing standards.
  • Accessibility and the ADAAG, Southwest ADA Center. A 4-part audio webcast series covering different aspects of the Americans with Disabilities Act Accessibility Guidelines (ADAAG), significant to architects today.
  • Universal Design
  • Eppley Institute, Self-paced tutorial course provides an introduction to the concept of Universal Design and its seven principles.
Customer Service/Disability Etiquette
  • Accessing E-Learning, Georgia Tech Research on Accessible Distance Education (GRADE). Ten online tutorials on making materials more usable for individuals with disabilities. Offered as a tool for distance learning, it also has wide application for many fields. Free

  • Introduction to Accessible Technology, The National Center on Accessible Information Technology in Education (AccessIT). This course provides an introduction to accessible information technology, including, but not limited to, education. Free

  • Equal Access to Software and Information (EASI) Promotes accessible information technology through podcasts, webinars and online courses.  

  • Partners in Education, The Minnesota Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities. A self-study course designed to help parents of children with developmental disabilities navigate the special education system and help their children make the most of their potential.

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Fee-Based Online Training