Self-Employment 2

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Day 1:
Monday, November 2, 2020 at 09:00 AM until 11:00 AM
Day 2:
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 at 09:00 AM until 11:00 AM
Day 3:
Friday, November 6, 2020 at 09:00 AM until 10:00 AM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Support Phone
(907) 264-6244
Support Email
Support Website
Cost Range
The price for this training is slightly higher than Self-Employment 1 due to the extended instruction time, more advanced curriculum, and multiple class handouts.

Host And Instructor

Rural AKHealth Professions Foundation/AKTraining Cooperative
Roger Shelley,, 406-445-9168
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Training Overview Description

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:

  • the basic elements in self-employment, business proposals, and products/markets.
  • why it is in the customized employment tools, and how it relates to Discovery.

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.

Event-specific Details

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.

Registration Information

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.

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