ADA Audio Conference Series
The ADA Audio Conference Series provides in-depth information on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). This program is designed to enhance an individual's existing knowledge base or facilitate continued learning regarding regulations and trends under the ADA. Previous session transcripts can be accessed on the web as ADA Resources at ADA Resources
ADA Basic Building Blocks
An introductory web course that explores the legal requirements and the spirit of the ADA. Two versions are available: 1) a FREE self-paced course organized into 12 topics that have been designed to be studied in order; and 2) an 8-week, moderated course (cost: $295/person) that emphasizes the thought process required to answer questions about the ADA. Both versions cover the basic principles and core concepts contained in the ADA with interactive application exercises provided throughout the course to help participants apply newly learned concepts. Participants report increased knowledge about ADA-related issues important to their jobs. The moderated version has been approved for 14 CRCC credit hours and 1.5 CEU Credits. (Available in English and Spanish).
ADA Document Center
A one stop web resource consisting of more than 7,400 documents relating to the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Other disability-related collections are also available at this same site, including Fair Housing, Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), Air Carrier Access Act (ACAA), Help American Vote Act (HAVA), and many others.
ADA Kit for Media
Here you will find a one-stop shop for information, assistance and resources on the Americans with Disabilities Act and the DBTAC National Network of ADA Centers to help you with accurate and timely reporting on ADA issues.
ADA Training Resource Center
Your one-stop website for courses, events and tools developed by the DBTAC: National Network of ADA Centers on the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Disability Law Lowdown Podcast Series
Brought to you by nationally recognized leaders in the field of disability law, the Disability Law Lowdown Podcast delivers the latest in disability rights information every other week. You can subscribe for free and have shows automatically delivered, or you can listen to the show and read the transcripts from this site.
National ADA Symposium
This three-day conference provides the latest information on ADA regulations and guidelines, implementation strategies, and best practices through dynamic, interactive sessions. Symposium presenters represent the key federal agencies involved in implementing the ADA, including the U.S. Department of Justice, the U.S. Access Board and the EEOC. The extensive sessions on a wide array of topics, coupled with the expertise of nationally recognized presenters, have earned the National ADA Symposium the reputation as the most comprehensive conference on the ADA. Over 95% of Symposium attendees reported they gained information and skills that they will use in their work and/or community and would recommend the National ADA Symposium to their colleagues.
ADA Employment Web Course
A free, self-paced web course available 24/7 on the employment requirements in the Americans with Disabilities Act, including the important changes made to the ADA by the ADA Amendments Act of 2008. Continuing education credits are available. The course takes approximately 2.5 hours and includes real life scenarios, quizzes and a final exam.
Employing People with Disabilities: National Network of DBTACs Speak Out
An 8-minute video featuring the importance of ADA compliance, especially related to employing qualified people with disabilities that can be used in various training programs.
This site contains articles, checklists, a glossary and links to useful disability resources to help Human Resource (HR) professionals accordance with the ADA.
Title II/State and Local Government
Title II of the ADA for ADA Coordinators
This FREE online tutorial is a valuable educational tool to orient ADA coordinators to their roles and how to address key ADA-related requirements applicable to state and local government under Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act. This tutorial is approved for 0.3 CEU and 3 CRCC clock hours.
At Your Service: Welcoming Customers with Disabilities to Your One Stop Center
This FREE online, self-paced web course is designed primarily for frontline staff and others interested in learning about ways to create an accessible and welcoming environment for customers with disabilities. Participants will increase their understanding of the needs and experiences of people with disabilities, learn how to adjust general customer service standards to meet the needs of customers with disabilities, and develop basic etiquette for interacting with customers who have disabilities. At Your Service has been approved by the University College at Syracuse University for 0.5 continuing education units (CEU) which equates to 5 contact hours and approved by the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC) for 5 CRCC clock hours.
This initiative promotes accessibility and opportunity for people with disabilities within the hospitality industry. Visit the website to obtain targeted materials and resources in print or accessible formats, request training, or learn more about the initiative.
ADA Case Law Database
A comprehensive search tool that provides information pertaining to significant rulings under the Employment (Title I), Local and State Government (Title II) and Places of Public Accommodations (Title III) provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
ADA Legal Webinar Series
This program is designed for individuals who have a working knowledge of the ADA and are familiar with its basic elements. Sessions are intended to support continued learning and focus on the knowledge that has been gained since the implementation of the law in terms of how the federal agencies and the courts are interpreting the law and subsequent regulations.
Accessible Tech Web Based Resources
Website with numerous resources targeting business and their obligation to incorporate accessible technology into their HR and business practices. Contains numerous fact sheets covering a variety of topics as well as links to other on-line resources.
Accessible Technology Webinar Series
The purpose of the Accessible Technology Webinar Series is to provide business and interested organizations with the professional development opportunity and ability to promote full and unrestricted participation in society for persons with disabilities through the promotion of technology that is accessible to all.