Workshop: ACCESS - Student Services Institute III

Course ID - CTD0525-1         

Short Title: ACCESS - SSI III      

 Audience    Student Services Personnel
Length of Workshop:       3 hours 
Prerequisite     none

Participants in this workshop will learn why the College is responsible for providing support services and specialized equipment to students with disabilities, so they may fully participate in the educational and social activities offered by the college, and how the College provides services to students with disabilities.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the legal foundations for disability services in post-secondary education
  • Describe and locate District Procedures for Students with Disabilities and how the disability services office works in harmony with these Procedures
  • Given a category of disability, state common accommodations for classroom learning
  • List and describe common disability etiquette issues in interacting with students with disabilities
  • Define “accessibility”
  • Explain the importance of adaptive and assistive technology
  • Describe when and how it might be appropriate to make referrals of students to the disability services office
  • Give examples of how the College can promote awareness of disability issues on campus and in the community



Reference #






Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0525-1 
Course Title: ACCESS - SSI III 
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.