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DRS - Department of Rehabilitation Services

Our departmental function is to provide specialized trainings for agencies contracting with the Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services. Our services are also available to non-contracting agencies as well as individuals in the community seeking information and assistance in the field of supported employment.

 

 

DRS Employment Consultant Training(Previously known as Job Coach Training)

This training is designed to assist job coaches providing vocational services to clients with disabilities. It is a four-day session that includes:

DRS Employment Consultant Training is designed for employment specialists, case managers, residential counselors, clubhouse staff and anyone assisting people with disabilities in their endeavors to find and keep employment. It is a required class for all job coaches employed by agencies with contracts funded by the Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitative Services.

This training is conducted in cooperation with DRS staff. It provides a unique opportunity to learn specific skills needed for successfully assisting people with disabilities in securing and keeping employment. This training meets DRS specified requirements.

Attendance is $25.00 per person per class for agencies with a DRS contract. The fee for non-contracting agencies or individuals is $250.00 per person per class.

 

Job Club  Train-the-Trainer Training

Job Club Train-the-Trainer is a comprehensive one-day seminar designed to assist those working with people with disabilities gain knowledge and preparation for the job search process. It covers a wide variety of topics such as:

The cost of DRS Job Club Train-the-Trainer session is $25.00 per person per class for DRS contracting agencies. For non-contracting agencies or individuals, the price is $125.00

 

Advanced Training

 

For more information about the above programs and services contact:

Contact Judi Goldston

Phone: (405) 325-2745
Fax: (405) 325-1632
E-mail: jgoldston@ou.edu

Online Training

The online course for "Positive Behavior Support" is available at the weblink shown below. This course is focused on the Development of Effective Strategies to Understand and Address Challenging Behaviors.

http://ncdet.oklms.org/

 

A student working.

The current online course, "The A B C's of a Marketing Presentation", is available at the
weblinks shown below.

www.ncdetonlinetraining.com or www.ncdetonlinetraining.org

Accessible Training Builder--This website provides a free tool to build accessible online training courses.

www.accessibletrainingbuilder.com

For more information about the above programs and services contact:

Vickey Dudgeon

phone: (405) 325-4084
fax: (405) 325-1632
e-mail: vdudgeon@ou.edu