CATIS: Assistive Technology Devices


Earn ACVREP/CATIS credits through this collection of our AT tutorials

This group of self-paced tutorials has been developed for professionals who hold, or are earning, certification as Certified Assistive Technology Instructional Specialists  for People with Visual Impairments (CATIS). Perkins eLearning offers (3) such bundles to provide a simple an economical approach to fulfilling your continuing education requirements.

Start and stop this 14-credit collection as your schedule allows – tutorial enrollment never expires! When you register for this CATIS bundle, you will be enrolled in each of these Perkins eLearning self-paced tutorials:

  • Dueling Devices: The TPACK Conceptual Framework for defining educational goals for technology (1.5 credits)
  • New Technology – a report from CSUN 2018 (1.5 credits)
  • iOS Accessibility – an overview of iOS and VoiceOver features (1.5 credits)
  • Michael’s AT Journey – how at grows and develops with the student (1.5 credits)
  • Assistive Technologies: 4 of our webinars related to AT  (4.5 credits)
    • AT Assessment
    • Effective Access to Communication and Literacy
    • Using an iPad for Vision Stimulation
    • Technology for Us, Too
  • 3D Printing: What’s Realistic for TVIs? typical costs, material uses, and design technology for creating 3-D tools to the classroom (1.5 credits)
  • Communication Strategies: 4 of our webinars related to deafblindness and communication (2 credits)
    • Connection and Learning with Persons who are Deafblind
    • Hands & Touch
    • The Communications Portfolio
    • Tangible Symbols

This tutorial is open to all, and contains CATIS-approved tutorials which are also available individually on our website.

Please see our other CATIS tutorial offerings:

CATIS: Assistive Technology for Literacy

CATIS: Assistive Technology and the Expanded Core

Multiple days
14 Continuing Education
14 Professional Development