Professional Trainings & Webinars
Vision Forward provides professional training and webinars designed for vision professionals. Developed and presented by experts in the vision loss field, topics include cutting edge assistive technology, strategies for working with individuals with all stages of vision loss, and daily living skills. Vision Forward believes in presenting high level material in a way that makes sense.
As a member of the ACVREP, Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation and Education Professionals, Registered Provider of Professional Learning and Education program, many of our professional training opportunities provide continuing education credits upon completion. Please refer to each opportunity for specific credit details.
Upcoming Training Opportunities
What is This? Identifying Items with Vision Loss
What is this? This question is asked numerus times a day by individuals living with vision loss. From identifying items in the home or office to product identification in the kitchen or at the store, learn how technology can make answering this question quick and simple. Demonstrations of standalone identification devices, smart phone options, and computer-based solutions will provide you with the resources needed to assess your client’s needs and recommend the best solutions.
- Explore the wide array of options available to identify items for an individual living with vision loss.
- Through demonstration, learn about the advantages and disadvantages of various identification solutions and their features and possible applications.
- Obtain knowledge to assist in making the best recommendation based on skill level, comfort with technology, and effectiveness of the solution.
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm CST
ACVREP Credits: 1 (qualifies towards CATIS category 1, blind/visually impaired assistive technology)