Overview

This professional development module on Occupational Analysis addresses topics like:

  • General overview of employment
  • Labour Market research
  • Trends in employment
  • Types of jobs, skills, standard
  • Career Exploration
  • Occupational resources
  • Classifications
  • Policies and benefit options
  • Job Placement
  • Types of accommodations and modifications
  • Techniques in facilitation

When you complete this module, you will understand aspects associated with employment and the labour market, the role of career exploration, resources available for conducting labour market research, systemic classifications, various policies and benefits associated with disability, and other services associated with finding and keeping work like job search, development and placement. This module also explores accommodations such as assistive devices and inclusive design. Finally, we discuss the Vocational Evaluator’s role with group facilitation.