K-12 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

Gain an in-depth understanding of the role of a 504 Coordinator so that your district is prepared for any situation.

In this one-day course, ATIXA faculty will provide a comprehensive overview of disability laws and guidelines regarding accommodations in both employment and K-12 education settings. Topics will include academic accommodations, service and emotional support animals, pregnant and parenting students, 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.

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 and IEP Coordinator roles
  • 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
  • Distinguish the differences among the various disability-related laws
  • Identify and adhere to compliance requirements and best practices from case law, federal disability laws, and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
  • Articulate the difference between service animals and emotional support animals, including legal requirements and guidelines
  • Differentiate between an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) and a 504 Plan
  • Assess what it means to be a pregnant and parenting student and what is required when responding to pregnancy-related accommodation requests
  • Explain the required steps for an institution to involuntarily remove a student or employee with a disability
  • Define the concepts fundamental alteration, undue hardship, and manifestation determination

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
  • Superintendents, Principals & Assistant Principals

Virtual
Instructor-Led

Live, Interactive Online Training

  • $399 Member
  • $499 Non-Member

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Schedule:

  • August 5: 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.

In-Person Training

Live, In-Person Training

  • $399 Member
  • $499 Non-Member

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Schedule:

  • October 20: 11:30am - 6:00pm 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.

Are you a K-12 Title IX 504/ADA Coordinator or Administrator with limited to no experience? This newly developed course offers a comprehensive look at Title IX Administration, Coordination, Compliance, ADA, and 504 at the K-12 level. The primary focus is ensuring you are up to speed with all aspects of Title IX in your district.

To obtain certification from ATIXA, you will need to attend the whole event. It is our expectation that you are present for the entire duration of your training course.

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.