July 2013 eCast – Special Announcement

eCast Vol. 13a

Special Announcement July 2013

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Online Education

The C.P.R. of Boston University invites Employment Specialists, or anyone involved with helping those in recovery obtain and retain jobs, to register for our new distance learning course on:
Job Development and Job Retention for Persons in Recovery.

The course includes six discussion web meetings in addition to the online components. The curriculum has been piloted in 4 states with 6 programs and now is ready to launch.

This course, Job Development and Job Retention for Persons in Recovery, will begin officially on Sept. 11th with a one hour web meeting at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Registrants can actually begin to take the online course material as soon as they obtain their enrollment log in information (in advance of Sept. 11th.) There will be a test at the end of each Module.

The registration period for this class is July 10 to August 31st.   Be sure to review the website  (click here for the website) for full information on this special course. There is a nominal fee for this course.

For information or registration please click here for the website or contact the instructor, Joan Rapp, at 617-353-3549 . 

The planned schedule* will follow this outline:

MODULE WEB MEETING Complete Online Material & Test OTHER
Module 1 Wed. Sept. 11, 2013  
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Sept. 11 – Sept. 25, 2013 Read Introduction as well
Module 2 Thurs. Sept. 26, 2013 
3:00 -4:00 p.m.
Sept. 26 – Oct. 9, 2013  
Module 3 Wed.  Oct. 9, 2013     
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Oct. 9    –  Nov. 6, 2013  
Module 4

Wed.  Nov. 6, 2013      3:00-4:00 p.m.
Eastern Time

Nov. 6 –   Nov. 20, 2013 Practice skills in the community
Module 5

Wed.  Nov. 20, 2013   
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Nov. 20-  Dec. 11, 2013 Final Evaluation when course completed
Final Wrap Up Wed. Dec. 11, 2013   
3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
  Discuss overall course, learnings & final evaluation


 * may be subject to change as necessary.    All times are U.S. Eastern Time.