Principles of ABA for Teaching and Intervention – In-Class
From Tuesday, 28 March 2017 - 9:00am To Thursday, 30 March 2017 - 4:00pm
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Location: Geneva Centre for Autism 112 Merton St. Toronto, ON M4S 2Z8
Presenter: Training Institute Faculty, Geneva Centre for Autism
Description: This certificate course provides participants with a foundation of knowledge required for the delivery of high quality ABA-based services. Upon completion of this three day course participants will have an understanding of teaching strategies based on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA). The course content will focus on skill building and supporting positive behaviour.
Course Objectives At the conclusion of this workshop participants will be able to: • Operationally define behaviour and/or skills to teach • Describe a variety of data collection techniques and identify the most appropriate for each situation • Describe errorless learning teaching techniques including prompts, shaping, chaining and reinforcement • Describe the steps to fade prompts and reinforcement • Describe the process of an FBA and functions of behaviour • Develop a plan to maintain learned skills and support generalization
Assignments and Certification Participants will be required to complete and submit a final in class assignment based on a video observation. The written plan must address the reduction of a challenging behaviour and the teaching of a replacement skill, using the ABA techniques and concepts discussed in the course. A certificate of achievement will be awarded based on satisfactory completion of the assignment.
Pre-requisites This course offers advanced level training. Participants are encouraged to complete Introduction to Autism prior to attaining this course. Visit our E-Learning site at elearning.autism.net for more information.
Date: March 28, 29, 30 2017
Participants must attend all three days in the same session to complete the course.
Early Bird Rate: Register 30 days before the start date of your course and receive a $20 discount off the regular price.
Membership Discount: (what's this?) 10% off regular non-member rates.
Group Registrations: When 4 people register in the same class or certificate course, the 5th seat in the same class or certificate course is free.
Geneva Centre for Autism is happy to now provide you with your course materials electronically ahead of the date of your training. This allows you to download the materials to your laptop or IPAD to bring with you to the session, or to print your materials to bring. You will be provided a link to print off or download your course content 7 days ahead of time, please remember to either download your materials to your device you plan to bring, or print your materials to bring on the date your training begins.
Location : Geneva Centre for Autism 112 Merton St. Toronto, ON M4S 2Z2 Contact : Training Institute
224 Merton Street