National Certificate in Employment Services

Employment Providers, Case Managers, Workforce Center Professionals, SIS Evaluators,  DVR Counselors – Come join us for “Get to Work Now!

Space is limited!

Get Work Now! is CTAT’s program for employment professionals.  Those who successfully complete the course will be recognized with CTAT’s National Certificate in Employment Services. The course is ACRE (Association of Community Rehabilitation Educators) approved and based on universally endorsed competencies. This innovative course of study offers 40 hours of flexible coursework that spotlights the talents of your job seekers while addressing the complex needs of the business community. Get Work Now! consists of the three classes below with Steps I and III delivered in an online format and Step II delivered in a 2.5 day face to face class. Get Work Now! is the vehicle you need to achieve guaranteed success for those you serve!

Step I The Foundation of Employment Services

5 week Online Course: September 5 – October 11, 2017

Step I is designed to explore valuable competencies that are critical to achieving a better understanding of employment services for people with disabilities. Exposing you to the essential principles and practices that lead to quality workforce participation for the people you serve, this class delivers essential skills through a five week self-study course that will take 2-3 hours per week. Step I is designed to complement your current employment and can be accomplished in your office and/or your home, as well as in the community.

Step II The Proven Process for Successful Job Placement

2.5 day Face to Face Class
To be held at 1721 W Harmony Rd. Unit 101, Fort Collins, CO 80526

October 11, 2017 9 am – 4:30 pm
October 12, 2017 9 am – 4:30 pm
October 13, 2017 9 am – 12 noon
Step II is an exciting and interactive training that leads to a successful career in community employment. This comprehensive training provides you with the tools, tips, and techniques necessary to identify the marketable skills of your job seekers and match them with the employment needs of the business community. There will be an assignment surrounding the Discovery Assessment Process. A wise investment of your time today will result in employment success for those you serve.

Step III Meeting the Unique Employment Needs of Your Customers

5 week Online Course: October 31 – December 15, 2017

Step III delivers practical strategies to support you in serving job seekers with complex support needs. This class focuses on learning more about a business, developing the right job within that business, and providing the necessary training and supports to ensure your job seeker’s success. Key to this process is providing long-term supports to encourage retention and advancement, and in the end, promote successful community integration.

Limited scholarships provided by The Arc of Larimer County are available for Larimer County Providers!  Register today before they run out!

Course Fee:

$300 Larimer County Providers (with scholarship)

$600 Providers Outside of Larimer County


Register for the course by selecting the appropriate link below:

Click Here for Registration for Larimer County Providers to receive $300 scholarship

Click Here for Registration for Providers Outside of Larimer County

If you have any questions, please contact Marilee Boylan at mboylan@arclc.org.  Seating is limited on a first come first serve basis.  Priority will be given to Larimer County Employment Providers.

*No refunds for cancellations permitted, however substitutions will be allowed.