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Accessibility For Ontarians With Disabilities Act (AODA)

$25.00

The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) was enacted to expand the government’s mission to offer full accessibility to all disabled Ontarians by 2025. This program will cover basic information about AODA, comprehensive details about its standards, and the benefits they offer to Ontarians.

The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) was enacted to expand the government’s mission to offer full accessibility to all disabled Ontarians by 2025. This program will cover basic information about AODA, comprehensive details about its standards, and the benefits they offer to Ontarians.

This course will introduce and explain the standards that fully support the implementation of Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). This course will spread awareness and advance full participation of people with disabilities in all aspects. Specifically, it will serve as guide on how you and you employees can support the special needs of people with disabilities; encourage and welcome their involvement in their respective domains. Identify the accessibility standards for information and communications, employment, transportation and built environment and their compliance concerns.

Who Needs Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) Learning?

All workers and supervisors

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Introduction to Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)

  • Ontario Public Service (OPS) and its mission
  • Definition of “persons with disabilities”: who is covered?
  • Background on AODA
  • History of AODA
  • Goals of AODA

Benefits of accessibility standards to Ontarians

  • Growing market
  • Economic and community growth

Accessibility Standards for Customer Service (Ontario Regulation 429/07)

  • Purpose
  • Barriers
  • Use of service animals and support persons
  • Notice of temporary disruptions
  • Training for staff and volunteers
  • Feedback process for goods and services
  • Notice and format of availability of documents
  • Communication
  • Accessible customer service

Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation (Ontario Regulation 191/11)

  • Information and Communications Standards
  • Employment Standards
  • Transportation Standards
  • Built Environment Standards
  • Compliance

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