Seminars@Hadley are the best! The technology seminars are especially relevant; the information I acquired helped me learn about my iPhone.
—Eileen, CA, 2014

Independent Living: Orientation and Mobility Basics

This course is for professionals who work with students who are visually impaired. It emphasizes the importance of training from a certified O&M instructor for a person with visual impairment and explains the human guide technique, self-protective techniques, and trailing. It presents strategies for exploring surroundings and identifies specific travel aids. The information in this course may appeal to both students who have recently lost vision and those who looking for new ideas. Examining ways to move safely through familiar environments will enable the student to live more independently.
Note: this course does NOT replace training from a certified O&M instructor.
Course: LIV-311
Media: OL
Lessons: 2
Maximum Completion Time: 1 month
Credit: 2 CE Hours
Tuition: $29 (U.S. Dollars)
2 CE Hours approved by The Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation and Education Professionals (ACVREP)(PENDING)

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