Autism Endorsement

This self-paced course is the last in a series of courses designed to prepare the participant to support a consumer with Autism Spectrum Disorder as he or she pursues an employment goal. The focus of the course is the environmental work assessment designed by Jennifer Kaut M.Ed., BCBA. The Environmental Work Assessment or “EWA”, the preferred instrument for the Texas Vocational Rehabilitation program, is used to determine the consumer’s response to different work environments. This course is designed to review the assessment, information, expectations and outcomes for an Environmental Work Assessment (EWA). 

This course is self-paced and completely online in Blackboard. Please click here for the technology requirements for this course. The participant will have one week to complete the course after the specified start date. 

Contact Hours: 3 contact hours available for completing the course requirements.

Pre-Requisites: You must

  1. hold a current supported employment credential from UNTWISE and
  2. provide proof that you completed the Autism Specialization for Texas Vocational Rehabilitation Certificate from Relias Academy or you are a Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA), Board Certified BEhavior Analyst (BCBA) or Board Certified Behavior Analyst - Doctorate (BCBA-D).

Registration: Registration closes a week prior to the start date of each course. To register, go to the Credential Training Calendar. After completing registration, the registrant will be requested to submit proof of completion of pre-requisites. Registration will not be complete until all pre-requisites are confirmed.

Three to five days before the course begins, you will receive an e-mail from UNTWISE with instructions on how to access Blackboard Learn, which is the platform used for our online courses.

If you require accommodation, please email your request to untwise@unt.edu. Please include your name and registration date in the email.