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Building inclusive, safe and livable neighborhoods and communities.

ONI Main: 503-823-4519

City/County Info: 503-823-4000

TDD: 503-823-6868

1221 SW 4th Ave, Suite 110, Portland, OR 97204

Resource: Disability Rights Course

Disability Rights Course

A free, self-paced webcourse available 24/7 that provides an overview of disability rights laws. The course takes approximately 2 hours and includes real life scenarios, quizzes and a final exam.

Upon completion of this course, you will:

  • Have a general understanding of the major federal disability rights laws (the Americans with Disabilities Act, the Fair Housing Act, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and the Air Carrier Access Act)
  • Be able to assess what laws apply in different discrimination scenarios
  • Have resources for help and information about disability rights laws

Continuing Education Credits:

  • Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification (CRCC): 2 credit hours 

Who should take this course:

  • People with disabilities
  • Advocates for people with disabilities
  • Law students
  • Rehabilitation counselors
  • Social service providers
  • Anyone with an interest in disability rights laws

To visit the ADA website that is offering this course, please click here:

www.DisabilityRightsCourse.org 

 

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