Paraprofessional Training

Provides pre-service and inservice training to prepare paraprofessionals for the field of special education as well as expanding knowledge and skills of those already working in special education.

Topics may include:

  • Knowledge of disabilities
  • Behavioral support
  • Observing, recording, and reporting student data
  • Tutoring
  • Policies
  • Instructional materials and resources
  • First aid and safety
  • Legal and ethical issues
  • Equipment operation, job-specific skills, and job expectations

For More Information

For more information concerning Paraprofessional Training, please contact:

Leigh Dennick
Director of Special Education
Intermediate Unit 1
724-938-3241 ext. 273
Leigh.Dennick@iu1.org