Hi-Tech O&M


This micro-credential is awarded to individuals who have successfully completed and passed the Hi-Tech O&M blended workshop. This workshop class provides participants with the opportunity to use technology to enable independent travel in a variety of specific real-world contexts.


In order to earn this micro-credential, participants will need to identify technologies for O&M including apps, use of VoiceOver, etc. and describe and implement generalization strategies.

Learning Outcomes/Objectives

Participants will:

  1. Describe technologies that develop curiosity, knowledge and mental maps about the community and/or surroundings and pre-view new environments.
  2. Identify a core suite of apps that are commonly used for O&M purposes.
  3. Demonstrate basic VoiceOver screen reader gestures with an iPhone.
  4. Identify apps for indoor and outdoor navigation.
  5. Describe and implement generalization strategies.

Courses Offered

Vermont: 2 day workshop - August 23 & 24. In-depth training on how to use technology to enable independent travel in real-world contexts.

Professional Development Offering