Best Practices for Accommodating Students & Employees with Disabilities Training

This class will discuss the University compliance obligations under Section 504 and Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) as relates to UGA students, employees, and other University community members with disabilities. The class will explain the respective responsibilities of the person with a disability and the University in terms of making requests for accommodations and participating inthe interactive process to determine if a reasonable accommodation can be provided. The class will also explain the respective roles of UGAs Disability Resource Center, Human Resources and the Equal Opportunity Office in responding to requests for accommodations and insuring legal compliance, and will discuss examples of reasonable accommodations. This class also counts as an elective towards the Certificate of Diversity and Inclusion (CDI). If you are in need of accommodations for this training session, please email training@uga.edu at least one week before the session.  This class is being held online via Zoom. All registrants will receive the login link in a separate reminder email from Training & Development or the instructor at least 1 day before your scheduled class. If you do not receive the email reminder, please contact us at training@uga.edu

Trainings on June 22nd @ 9AM and July 13th @ 9AM