AODA (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act)

Delivery Options: In-class, Virtual Classroom

Course Profile:

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What You'll Learn

The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) was enacted to expand the government’s mission to offer full accessibility to all disabled Ontarians by 2025.

Who Should Attend

The Accessibility for Ontarian’s with Disabilities Act (the AODA) requires every employer and employee in Ontario to take training on the AODA.

  • All Employers
  • All Employees

Learning Objectives

This program will cover basic information about AODA, comprehensive details about its standards, and the benefits they offer Ontarians.

Course Outline

  • Introduction to the AODA
  • Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation
  • Ontario Human Rights, as it relates to persons with disabilities
  • Benefits of accessibility and Ontario statistics
  • Types of disabilities
  • Ways to communicate with people with different types of disabilities
  • Tips and best practices
  • Accessibility resources

Legislative Reference

  • Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • The Accessible Canada Act

Course Material

  • Presentation Handouts