Are you supporting people to find employment or looking for employment? If you or individuals you work with receive disability benefits, this training is for you! Learn basics of SSI/SSDI and work incentives that can apply to benefits. This course is a 4-hour training for (but not limited to...) employment providers, advocates, teachers, payees.
A certificate of completion will be provided that will meet documentation standards for the Certified Employment Support Professional™ certification.
Learners will have a one-hour break to have lunch on their own during the event.
Get the bare bones on benefits:
Recognizing which benefits a person receives
How work incentives can apply to those benefits
How earnings/income can impact a person’s benefits
How to refer for support and available resources
Employment providers - job coaches, job developers, managers
Families and advocates
School counselors, transition educators
Businesses looking to understand their diverse workforce