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Job Coach Training Series - Summer 2022

20 Jul 2022 @ 2:30pm EDT
17 Aug 2022 @ 4:30pm EDT

Coaching Skills for On-the-Job Trainers - Virtual Training Series

This 5-week (10 hour) training series will address the skills necessary to be an effective job coach.  

*Employees of Incompass Michigan Members must LOGIN to see and claim your discounted member rate.

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Once you are logged in, scroll down, you should see member tickets. Select the number of tickets you wish to purchase, then click continue. 

Trainings will be held via Zoom from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m each day.
(Sessions will NOT be recorded)

Although recommended, you do not need to register for all 5 sessions.

July 20: General Disability Awareness and Characteristics of Autism

Attendee will be provided information on disability statistics in Michigan, including employment data. Disability will be discussed, specifically autism and characteristic commonly observed.

July 27: Assessing Needs and Communicating with Your Team

Attendee will learn about the role of a job coach and the importance of assessing the workplace, trainee production, social skills, and how to use task analysis in the assessment process. Communication strategies with your team, including the trainee will discussed.

August 3: Strategies, Natural Supports and Accommodations

Attendee will learn about a wide variety of evidenced-based strategies that can be used to ensure trainee success at their job.

August 10: The Fading Process

Attendee will learn that fading is much more than reducing time with the trainee. Timelines, strategies and problem solving will be discussed.

August 17: Importance of Documentation

Attendee will be provided a variety of tools on how to document services provided and progress. Attendee will learn the importance of documentation and the expectations of referral sources.


  • Maria Peak, ASPPIRE Director
  • Bob Steinkamp, ASPPIRE Deputy Director

Together they have over 75 years of experience working with individuals with disabilities.

You will be emailed Zoom login information for your registered session(s)  1 week prior to the event. Contact with questions. Attendees will be provided a digital handout of the PowerPoint and a packet of resource materials for each session.

Sessions are $70 each for non-members and $50 each for members.
Discounted pricing for registering for all 5 sessions is $315 for non-members and $225 for members.

Having issues? Click here, and scroll down to see our FAQ on registration and accommodations. 

"No-Shows" will not be eligible for a refund. If you register, and are unable to attend, please contact Katie Kinde at least one week before the event. All of our event policies can be accessed by clicking here.

Ticket Name Sale Ends Price Quantity
All 5 Sessions, Non-Member
21 Jul 2022
Sale Ended
July 20, Non-Member
21 Jul 2022
Sale Ended
July 27, Non-Member
28 Jul 2022
Sale Ended
August 3, Non-Member
04 Aug 2022
Sale Ended
August 10, Non-Member
11 Aug 2022
Sale Ended
August 17, Non-Member
18 Aug 2022
Sale Ended

20 Jul 2022 @ 2:30pm EDT
17 Aug 2022 @ 4:30pm EDT

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