Two-Day ATP Fundamentals Course Overview
Sunday and Monday
September 23-24, 2018
8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Registration Fee – $600
Led by a RESNA authorized instructor and current ATP, this training seminar provides a comprehensive review of assistive technology concepts and industry best practices, covering the 5 domains of the ATP Body of Knowledge (ATBOK):
Assessment of Need
Development of Intervention Strategies – Action Plan
Implementation of Intervention (Once Funded)
Evaluation of Intervention (Follow-Up)
Several types of activities are used throughout the course to reinforce topics and increase knowledge retention. These activities include open ended questions from the instructor to the students, matching and poll questions, group activities, open/closed questions, and group discussions. This interactive learning technique is based on sound adult learning theories.
This training course will help candidates review and refresh their assistive technology knowledge and help identify areas they need to study for the ATP exam.
- Official RESNA courseware
- Taught by an authorized RESNA instructor and current ATP
- Collaboration with classmates
- Real-world learning activities and scenarios
- Access to online Practice Exam – complete with diagnostic scoring
The ATP Fundamental course has a participant minimum. If the minimum is not met by September 7, the course and exam will be cancelled and course and exam fees refunded in full to participants.
Conference Registration Cancellation Policy (Applicable to those who have registered for the ATP Fundamentals Course or Exam AND registered for the Conference): Cancellations must be received in writing by Closing The Gap on or before September 10, 2018. There is a $75 cancellation for each one-day conference registration; $125 cancellation fee for each three-day conference registration. No refunds after September 10, 2018. Unpaid balances are due in full. Replacements are welcome and must be submitted in writing.
About the ATP Exam
Tuesday, September 25, 2018
8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Registration Fee – $500
The ATP examination features 200 multiple choice questions that test competency in the broad field of assistive technology practice.
The four-hour exam is administered via computer at Prometric test centers around the world. The exam is currently delivered in English. Closing The Gap will feature a special seating of this professional exam.
The exam is preceded by a 10-minute tutorial which provides instruction on navigating through the exam. At the end of the exam, candidates will receive a preliminary Pass/Fail grade.
For candidates who fail the exam, the score report will show the overall percentage score earned and will include diagnostic information about the candidate’s performance in each of the five major knowledge domains from the Exam Content Outline.
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