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Behaviour Intervention Basic Training Workshop (New Westminster)

Saturday, November 25, 2017 (All day) - Sunday, November 26, 2017 (All day)
New Westminster

Behaviour Intervention Basic Training Workshop

Hosted by: Autism Society of BC
Date: November 25 and 26, 2017
Location: Douglas College 700 Royal Ave, New Westminster (click for map)
Registration Fee: $100 for Members, $125 for non-members (Register Online)

About the Workshop: Join us for a two-day training workshop on the implementation of autism behaviour plans. You will leave this course with knowledge and practical tools you can use in the classrooms, or home enviroment. Past attendees have included, parents, community group leaders, students, educators, classroom assistants and other individuals who work with/support children with an ASD diagnosis. Upon completion of this 2 day course you will be sent a certificate to confirm your attendence. This course counts towards 14hrs of BI training

Topics to be covered each day include:
Day 1:

  • Core elements of discrete child teaching
  • Functions and behaviour
  • Reinforcement techniques
  • Prompting techniques
  • Process of teaching from introductory to generalization to mastery
  • Ethics
  • The process of accurate data collection

Day 2:

  • Antecedent and established operations
  • Reinforcement assessment of preference
  • Token economics
  • Prompting and prompt-fading strategies
  • Teaching techniques
  • Analyisis of data
  • Peer play facilitation
  • Maintenance and generalization of learned skills

For more information please contact the Autism Society of BC by calling 604-434-0880.