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UPDATED! Work-Based Learning Programs



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Module Description:


Work-Based Learning (WBL) programs offer students valuable chances to connect their classroom learning with real-world employment. These programs serve as a bridge for deaf students, enabling them to discover career pathways, explore various job options, and acquire highly sought-after practical experience in today's job market.


In this module, we delve into the fundamental aspects of WBL programs. Participants will learn how WBL programs align with the framework of federally defined Pre-Employment Transition Services (Pre-ETS), discover the advantages of engaging in WBL programs, and explore the diverse range of activities that can be incorporated into such programs.



Learning Objectives: By the end of this module, participants will be able to: 

    • Describe compliance, eligibility, and accessibility standards for Work-Based Learning Programs

    • Discuss the essential components of successful Work-Based Learning programs

    • Identify a variety of Work-Based Learning activities





Badge Information: Systems Knowledge: Work-Based Learning 


Earn your Work-Based Learning Badge


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Continuing Education Hours: This module is approved for 1 NDC Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Clock Hour and 1 NDC CRCC Clock Hour.

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