Institute for Community Inclusion

Organizational Address:  ICI, UMass Boston, 100 Morrissey Blvd., Boston, MA  02125

Contact Person: Lara Enein-Donovan

Contact Person Phone Number:  617-287-4319                                          

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Name or Title of ACRE Training: Innovative Employment: A Comprehensive Training Series for the National ACRE Certificate

Description of ACRE Training Program:

7 days (9 to 4), 42 hours of training plus fieldwork.  Typically we might do days 1-3 consecutively, then days 4-5, and days 6-7 consecutively with a week or so in between the 3 segments. Duration of total series is around 5 weeks. Each trainee gets a comprehensive training manual.

Day 1: Foundations of Community Employment (6 hours)

Day 2: Getting To Know Your Job Seeker & Planning for Success (6 hours)

Day 3: Partnerships to Promote Employment & Understanding SS Work Incentives (6 hours)


While based in Massachusetts, you can arrange to have trainers come to another state to offer training to your group.

Training Format: