Basic Workforce Readiness for Developmentally Disabled - Certificate of Completion

The Basic Workforce Readiness for Developmentally Disabled Adults program prepares students for job search opportunities and transition to other noncredit functional skills courses or credit certificate programs. Students gain knowledge in the job application process, employee rights, interviewing techniques, time management, importance of teamwork, workplace diversity, fundamental social skills, maintaining good workplace habits and basic workplace expectations. It is recommended but not required to have a working knowledge of basic reading, writing, and math skills.

Required Courses

DSPS 2201FINDING THE JOB THAT’S RIGHT FOR YOU0
DSPS 2202GETTING THE JOB YOU WANT0
DSPS 2203BASIC SOCIAL SKILLS: GETTING ALONG WITH OTHERS IN THE WORKPLACE0
DSPS 2204INTRODUCTION TO YOUR RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES IN THE WORKPLACE0


Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Listen actively, respectfully, and critically; correctly interpret verbal instructions.
  2. Identify, understand, and discuss workplace problems/situations and possible solutions.
  3. Locate, discuss, and evaluate print and online resources related to workplace issues.
  4. Analyze external and internal motivating factors of successful employees.