Disability Services Practitioner


Disability Services Practitioner Webinar Series Certificate of Completion


Community disability services practitioners deal with a range of challenging situations when working with individuals with disabilities. This series of one-hour webinars provides easy-to-access, clear and concise information for support workers.


  • Gain knowledge and skills for supporting or volunteering with people with disabilities
  • Understand the cultural context of disabilities in Canadian society

Program Format

  • Complete the 6 required webinars (6 hours)
  • Can be completed within 1 semester up to a maximum of 2 years
  • You may take individual webinars for general interest without earning the certificate
  • You will be given instructions on how to access the webinar once you have registered.

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Required Webinars

The Canadian Cultural Definition of Disability
Understand the cultural context of disability service in Canada.

Subject code: XHSV 100081 Hour. Fee: $57.13+GST Course Offered Fall 2017

Understanding Different Disabilities
Learn to differentiate the three broad categories of disabilities and formulate appropriate supports.

Subject code: XHSV 100071 Hour. Fee: $57.13+GST Course Offered Fall 2017

Feeling Supported in Your Professional Role
Gain access to concrete tools and resources for individuals supporting people with disabilities.

Subject code: XHSV 100061 Hour. Fee: $57.13+GST Course Offered Fall 2017

Community Engagement: Being Known, Noticed and Missed
Examine your role within the community development process to foster community engagement for the people you support.

Subject code: XHSV 100051 Hour. Fee: $57.13+GST Course Offered Fall 2017

Purpose-Based Activities
Focus on purpose-based support activities and learn about positive roles for the people you support.

Subject code: XHSV 100041 Hour. Fee: $57.13+GST Course Offered Fall 2017

Giving Feedback
Become familiar with tools to constructively give feedback to clients.

Subject code: XHSV 100031 Hour. Fee: $57.13+GST Course Offered Fall 2017


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