Effectiveness of a Model for Training Direct Service Personnel in Rural and Remote Locations
Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability Volume 26, Number 4, ISSN 1366-8250
A program to meet training needs of personnel providing supported employment services to people with developmental disabilities in all parts of Alaska is described. The competency-based training program uses an independent learning format and master trainers. Evaluation indicated that the materials, the study format, and the master trainer model were effective and training outcomes were maintained over time. (Contains references.) (DB)
Wilcox, D.A., Dowrick, P.W. & Ward, K.M. (2001). Effectiveness of a Model for Training Direct Service Personnel in Rural and Remote Locations. Journal of Intellectual & Developmental Disability, 26(4), 311.