ADA/504 Coordinator

Earn a certificate in this foundational course designed for ADA/504 Coordinators and other professionals navigating disability law.

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Prerequisites: 

None

Explore the complexities of Title IX and disability law.

In this one-day course, ATIXA faculty will provide a comprehensive overview of disability laws and guidelines regarding accommodations in both employment and postsecondary academic settings. Topics will include academic accommodations, service and emotional support animals, pregnancy and parenting, and mental health disabilities. Additionally, participants will explore the elements required for a well-developed grievance process and grievance forms and discuss best practices in organizational structure.

Please note, this course is focused on Higher Education and will not include K-12 specific content. To attend ATIXA’s K-12 ADA/504 Coordinator, click HERE.

After completing this course, participants will be able to…

  • Understand the role of the ADA and 504 Coordinator as distinct from the Disability/Accessibility Coordinator Role
  • Understand the elements required to create an appeal process for accommodation challenges and a grievance process for disability-related harassment and discrimination complaints
  • Describe how the ADA/Section 504 Coordinator and Title IX Coordinator roles may work together
  • Explain the required steps for an institution to involuntarily remove a student or employee with a disability
  • Distinguish the differences among the various disability-related laws
  • Identify and adhere to compliance requirements and best practices from case law and federal disability laws
  • Articulate the difference between service animals and emotional support animals, including legal requirements and guidelines
  • Assess what it means to be a pregnant and parenting student and what is required when responding to pregnancy-related accommodation requests
  • Define the concepts fundamental alteration and undue hardship

Who Should Attend?

  • Title IX Coordinators
  • 504 Coordinators
  • Disability Service Coordinators
  • Legal Counsel
  • Human Resources Professionals
  • Compliance and Risk Management Professionals (Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, ADA/Section 504, AA, EEO, Clery)
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Professionals

In-Person Training

Live, In-Person Training

  • $799 Member
  • $899 Non-Member

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Schedule:

  • October 18: 8:30am - 4:30pm ET Orlando, FL Register

Details:

*You must attend all dates in your session to receive credit for attendance.

Group discounts are provided on a sliding scale based on group size and applicable on registrations for the same training or event. Discounts will be applied at checkout starting for groups of 2-4 attendees and increasing for groups of 5 or more attendees. Please contact events@atixa.org with questions.

Virtual
Instructor-Led

Live, Interactive Online Training

  • $799 Member
  • $899 Non-Member

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Schedule:

  • December 1: 11:00am - 6:00pm ET Register

Details:

*You must attend all dates in your session to receive credit for attendance.

Group discounts are provided on a sliding scale based on group size and applicable on registrations for the same training or event. Discounts will be applied at checkout starting for groups of 2-4 attendees and increasing for groups of 5 or more attendees. Please contact events@atixa.org with questions.

Training & Certification Course registration fees include:
  • Attendance for each day of training or access to eTraining course for three months
  • An extensive course-specific selection of articles, customizable forms and templates, case studies, videos, and more
  • Instructional slides or transcript for eTraining
  • Access to ATIXA content experts
  • Ability to interact with faculty and attendees via course discussion and activities
  • Certification upon corresponding course completion

To obtain certification from ATIXA, you will need to sign-in to your Event Lobby each day of training and attend the whole event. It is our expectation that you are present for the entire duration of your training course. Certification will only be provided once ATIXA has verified attendance through the Event Lobby.

Please allow 7-10 days following the completion of the course and then log in on our website and visit the My ATIXA page to access the Continuing Certification Credit (CCC) program system. Please follow the instructions on the webpage to obtain your certification. Our CCC program allows those certified by ATIXA to track, maintain, and extend their professional development through our programs.

PLEASE NOTE: Certification refers to attendance at a qualifying event; TNG cannot speak to individual attendees’ knowledge, expertise, or command of the material.