Advanced Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Workshops

These sessions focus on ensuring all members of the University community are treated with respect and dignity to create an environment free from disability-related discrimination and harassment. The workshops are 60 minutes in length and are limited to 40 participants per session. 

PREREQUISITE: You must complete the Risk Management Initiative — Americans with Disabilities Act Module online training to participate in the advanced sessions.  Instructions for completing this online training are located on the Risk Management Employment Claims Initiative website.

There are two advanced sessions offered: 

Supervisor Session

  • The supervisor’s session provides a brief review of the ADA and then focuses on a supervisor’s responsibilities with regard to the law including:
    • Reasonable accommodations: recognizing requests, documenting requests, maintaining confidentiality
    • Maintaining accurate job descriptions
    • Upholding equitable performance and conduct standards
  • Supervisor Session registration link
  • None scheduled at this time.

General Session (Non-Supervisors)

  • The general session provides a brief review of the ADA, an overview of the reasonable accommodation process, the employee’s responsibilities with regard to the law and specific campus resources available for guidance.
  • General Session (Non-Supervisors) registration link
  • None scheduled at this time.

To schedule an in-person session for your department, please contact or 765-494-6373.

NOTE: Purdue is committed to making all programs accessible to participants with disabilities. To request an accommodation or special assistance for a program due to a disability, please contact or 765-494-6373.

Contact Information
Ernest C. Young Hall, 10th Floor
155 S. Grant Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2114
Phone: 765-494-5830
Fax: 765-494-1295

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