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Disability Etiquette and Interaction for Law Enforcement

This training was designed to shed light onto the importance of disability awareness while explicitly addressing the principles outlined in Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Participants will gain valuable insights into fostering inclusive environments by learning practical guidelines for interacting with individuals with diverse disabilities, derived from real-life scenarios. Emphasis will be placed on the pivotal role of effective communication, aligning with the ADA's mandate in Title II. Additionally, the training will delve into the requirement of modifying policies, practices, and procedures to ensure compliance with ADA standards, thereby fostering an inclusive and respectful atmosphere, particularly within law enforcement settings. Understanding the impact of language on attitudes and perceptions towards people with disabilities will be a key focus, providing participants with the tools to navigate interactions in a manner that aligns with the ADA's overarching goal of equal access and non-discrimination.

(Approximate time: 90 Min Total)

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  • Introduction
  • Introduction
  • Module 1
  • Why Access Matters
  • Module 2
  • Definition of Disability
  • Module 3
  • Etiquette Guidelines
  • Module 4
  • Language
  • Module 5
  • Interacting with People with Disabilities
  • Module 6
  • Providing Effective Communication
  • Module 7
  • Modifications of Policies, Practices, and Procedures
  • Quiz
  • Disability Etiquette and Interactions in Law Enforcement Quiz
  • Survey
  • Training Course Satisfaction Survey
Completion rules
  • You must complete the units "Introduction, Why Access Matters, Definition of Disability, Etiquette Guidelines, Language, Interacting with People with Disabilities, Providing Effective Communication, Modifications of Policies, Practices, and Procedures, Disability Etiquette and Interactions in Law Enforcement Quiz"
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever