Scanning 103: Building Skills

We discuss techniques and best practices for teaching switch scanning skills to a new scan user using the Core First Scanning Page Set.

About this course

Scanning 103 builds on the knowledge and topics discussed in Scanning 101 and 102. In this training we discuss techniques and best practices for teaching switch scanning skills to a new scan user. We focus on the Core First Scanning Page Set and the Learn to Scan pages.

Learning Outcomes:
- Name three best practices to consider when introducing switch scanning.
- Name five techniques to consider when teaching switch scanning.
- Describe three ways to use the Learn to Scan Pages to teach switch scanning.

Presenter: Erica Iffland, CCC-SLP Erica has treated, assessed, and consulted with individuals across the life-span. She has worked in early intervention, pre-school groups, out-patient pediatrics, elementary and middle school, as well as adult day program consultation and skilled nursing facility settings. She has a passion for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) and is a member of the Tobii Dynavox Learning Services Team where she develops and conducts internal and customer training, creates implementation resources and presents at conferences about AAC topics.

Disclosures: Financial Disclosure: Erica is a full-time employee of Tobii Dynavox. Non-financial Disclosure: Erica has no relevant non-financial relationships. Content Disclosure: Because of the unique characteristics of our product, this presentation will focus exclusively on the Tobii Dynavox product line and will not include information about other communication or educational products.

  • Category:ASHA CEUs
  • Course Type:E-learning (CEU)
  • Contact Hours:1 hr
  • ASHA CEUs:0.1

This course will be offered for 0.1 ASHA CEUs
(Introductory level, Professional Area).