Meets the TCOLE mandate of 3812 TTY for Telecommunicators. Which states that telecommunicators must have TTY training within 6 months of certificate advancement. This class is co-taught with a subject matter expert from the deaf and hard of hearing community when available.
The student will learn definitions associated with the Americans with Disabilities act. The course discovers a variety communication strategy with individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing, as well as interpreting ASL messages. Course includes the ADA regulations pertaining to Emergency communications and LE as well as the Communication Impediment Program.