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EFFECTIVE STRATEGIES FOR COMMUNICATING WITH PEOPLE WHO ARE DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING

January 25, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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16 Hour Total – 2 DAY CLASS (Jan 25 & 26)

This 16-hour workshop is an interactive presentation with hands-on activities led by two professional instructors who are
deaf or hard of hearing with extensive experience in public safety. Participants will be able to demonstrate effective
strategies of communication with people who are deaf or hard of hearing by:
 Explaining how effective communication reduces trauma to victims during events, emergencies, or disasters;
 Outlining effective communication prior to, during, and after incidents of public safety involving people including
those with other access and functional needs;
 Comparing various sub-groups and their communication needs;
 Recognizing and avoiding legal and safety missteps;
 Demonstrating how to deal with stress from communication barriers when assisting people who are deaf or hard of
hearing.

Details

Date:
January 25, 2018
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Venue

SPC Allstate Center
3200 34th St. South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711 United States
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