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Job Coach Training Series February 2023

16 Feb 2023
2:30pm - 4:30pm EST

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.  

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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.

February 16: 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.

February 23: 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.

March 2: 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.

March 9: 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.

March 16: 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.


Materials Needed:

It is recommended you have access to a working computer, microphone, camera, and access to our Learning Management System. Please contact Katie Kinde with any questions at


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. 


Refund requests are subject to a $25 processing fee. No refunds will be given after February 14. Substitutions for those who attend are permitted with prior notice.

"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 16 Feb 2023 $315.00
All 5 Sessions, Member
16 Feb 2023
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February 16, Non-Member 16 Feb 2023 $70.00
February 16, Member
16 Feb 2023
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February 23, Non-Member 22 Feb 2023 $70.00
February 23, Member
22 Feb 2023
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March 2, Non-Member 01 Mar 2023 $70.00
March 2, Member
01 Mar 2023
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March 9, Non-Member 09 Mar 2023 $70.00
March 9, Member
09 Mar 2023
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March 16, Non-Member 15 Mar 2023 $70.00
March 16, Member
15 Mar 2023
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16 Feb 2023
2:30pm - 4:30pm EST

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