Support Worker Intensive Training Program - August 2019

24 hours in 8 classes!


August 6th to 29th, 2019

Tuesdays and Thursdays: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Gold Centre, 5331 Ferrier, Montreal, QC  H4P 1M1

Tel.: (514) 345-8330, ext. 319



Cost: $600

Parents of children or adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and developmental disabilities use Support Workers to help their children integrate into a wide range of settings: pre-schools, schools, summer camps, social, recreational and community activities. Additionally, support workers provide services at the family's home.

The Support Worker Training Program is a unique and comprehensive program that teaches the many critical skills needed to work in this field.


Course Topics:

  1. Introduction to Autism Spectrum Disorder and developmental disabilities
  2. Role of the Support Worker
  3. Strategies for skill acquisition
  4. Problem behaviours - antecedent strategies
  5. Problem behaviours - reactive strategies
  6. Communication
  7. Play and social skills
  8. Fading presence and prompts
  9. Self-management, professionalism, parents, ethics

Course Methodology: Lectures, PowerPoint presentations (copies provided), group discussions and practical exercises.  Attendance and active participation in all 8 classes is mandatory in order to obtain the "Certificate of Attendance: 24-hour Support Worker Training Program".


Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Louise Valin, Program Coordinator, at (514) 345-8330, ext. 319 or by Email at 


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