Education And Trainings

Education And Trainings

Myths, Fears, & Stereotypes: Disability Accommodation under the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA)

This 1.5 hour training explains the purpose and nuances of the Americans with Disabilities Act (and state disability discrimination laws) as well as the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act; it also explains how disability is defined under both law and UIC policy, and provides a step-by-step, detailed explanation of UIC's accommodation policy and process.

Training Summary:
  1. Federal and state laws and UIC policies relating to workers with disabilities.
  2. How to effectively handle accommodation requests.
  3. How to identify and avoid unlawful discrimination against a person because of his/her disability.

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