This training is recommended for Direct Service Providers, as well as, people with disabilities and their families.
Self-employment is a recognized and viable alternative for people with disabilities who want to work.
In this 3 session, 5 hour class, learn:
You will receive principles and tools for establishing a successful business on the first day, including the concept of business feasibility.
The second day the components of business plans will be discussed and practiced.
The third day (one hour) will be used to discuss business initiation and marketing. Instances of successful self-employment will be highlighted, using PowerPoint and video interviews.
Zoom links will be email before the day of the class.
All training materials will be emailed the day before they are needed for class.
Web-Conference Information. This training will be delivered as a live, interactive web-conference using Zoom. You must prepare for the webinar prior to the day of the training. Web-conference connection information is available in the AKTC/CHD e-Learning Portal after your registration and payment are processed. You must be logged into Zoom and prepared with a camera and microphone (or a headset) prior to the start of training. You may connect by phone if necessary, but you must be able to participate verbally when requested.
Please plan to log into the Zoom web-conference 15-20 minutes before the training start time.
Using Zoom. Zoom can be used on a PC or Mac, laptop, IPad, tablet or smart phone and requires an Internet connection, a microphone and a camera (most devices have a built-in mic and camera).
For more information about Zoom or to download the software, go to https://zoom.us.
Recommended for first-time Zoom users:
To test your computer for using Zoom, go to https://zoom.us/test and click on Join. Read the information on this page as needed for first time users of Zoom.
To view a video on how to join a meeting go to: https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/201362193-How-Do-I-Join-A-Meeting.