Foundations in Assistive Technology Course | Enable Ireland

Events

Here you can find a list of all upcoming events and training courses. If you’d like to organise your own fundraising event, click here for more information.

Foundations in Assistive Technology Course

We are delighted to announce that the Foundations in AT Course has now been scheduled.  The dates are as follows:

Day 1, 11th March 2019,         Microsoft, Leopardstown, D. 18.
Day 2, 8th April 2019,             Microsoft, Leopardstown, D. 18
Day 3, 2nd May 2019,             Microsoft, Leopardstown, D. 18

To book, please contact Shirley Deakin (sdeakin@enableireland.ie) (01) 2184100. 

Modules 

•    Computer Access & Accessibility Features 
•    Augmentative Communication
•    AT for Leisure
•    Mobile Technologies
•    Environmental Control Systems
•    AT Assessment
•    Power Mobility
•    Educational Software
•    Future Technologies
•    Funding and legislation
•    Integrating AT into the curriculum and at work

Objectives 

•    To provide participants with the AT knowledge and skills that they require 
•    To ensure AT users and potential users are central to the AT decision-making process 
•    To increase participants confidence in their own AT skills 
•    To provide participants with an understanding of the tools and processes that are required to support AT users 
•    To de-mystify technology 
•    To promote best practice and encourage the development of ongoing discussion groups post-course.

Bring your own experience and share with others. Group learning environment, on-line collaboration, interdisciplinary setting, practical.

Cost: €850.00 which includes all course materials and lunch/refreshments. We offer a range of discounts to AT users/parents/carers etc

Visit our YouTube Channel

Read our AT and Me Blog

Find out more about AT

Enable Ireland and Disability Federation Ireland Launch Discussion Paper on the ...

Universal Design Exhibition - Collins Barracks