Developing positive attitudes and values towards adult learners with disabilities
Attitude towards adult learners with disabilities
The expert understands the importance of inclusion and participation of people with disabilities and demonstrates positive values and attitudes.
Expectations from adult learners with disabilities
The expert has a positive attitude towards the abilities of people and is experienced in strategies which support people to reach their potential.
Attitude towards accessibility laws and regulations
The expert understands accessibility legislation and guidelines and is able to advise an organisation to fulfil their responsibilities.
Providing an accessible environment for learning
The expert is able to test the physical environment on its accessibility and work with an organisation to develop strategies to improve and evaluate it.
Managing physical access
The expert is familiar with European and national standards, as well as good practice in making environments accessible and is able to advise and train organisations.
Supporting accessible learning
Staff expertise on adult learners with disabilities
The expert is able to advise staff on needs of learners with different disabilities and offer training in meeting their needs.
Communicating and public relations
Communication with adult learners with disabilities
The expert is able to train staff on methods and tools for an appropriate and positive communication with learners with disabilities.
Informing on the accessibility of the learning provision
The expert is able to support the organisation in providing information on the accessibility of their course offerings in their public relation material.