TAVS Provider Certification OnDemand Course

In this self-paced, introductory online course, you will learn how to use the Test of Auditory and Visual Skills (TAVS). This is an engaging independent study continuing education experience offering recorded video learning modules taught by an expert ABT course instructor, with hands-on practical labs.

Course Abstract

This is a is a comprehensive OnDemand introductory online course for professionals to become qualified in the administration of the Test of Auditory and Visual Skills (TAVS), including; recorded video learning modules, independent study, labs, and hands-on practical experience. You will acquire the knowledge you need to begin using this exciting tool for screening auditory and visual processing.

Further, you will understand the individual elements that make up strong auditory processing skills and then use TAVS to assess them. These areas such as temporal processing, pitch perception, gap detection and beat competency are known to be vital for strong listening, language development, reading and rhythm awareness.

Upon successful completion of this course, learners are authorized to administer TAVS, a versatile screening tool which is ideal for use with The Listening Program®, inTime, and other interventions that seek to improve fundamental sensory processing skills.

This Course Provides

  • Three months of 24/7 online access to the eLearning platform
  • Handouts
  • Custom quizzes and hands-on labs
  • Written transcripts
  • Expert phone and email support throughout your study
  • Exclusive online resources
  • Private Facebook group for extended conversations and networking
  • Course certificate

Equipment Requirements

  • TAVS device and headphones
  • User guide and record sheets
  • Prompt cards

Additional TAVS systems can be purchased separately, but only by TAVS Certified Providers. If you work in a facility that has a TAVS device available for your use during the course you may register for the course only, excluding the TAVS system.

Completion

After a learner, has completed all course modules and passed a quiz, demonstrating satisfactory knowledge of the material, they will receive a certificate recognizing them as a Certified Provider of TAVS. Providers can purchase and administer the Test of Auditory and Visual Skills.

Prerequisite Requirements

Professionals who hold an undergraduate degree or equivalent in a health, mental health, therapeutic, education, music, or related field are invited to train. Requests for exceptions are considered on an individual basis.

Course Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, the participant will be able to:

  • Review and understand auditory processing terms, screening areas, and relate them to functional skills.
  • Identify and define 12 areas tested with the use of TAVS.
  • Hands-on experience with in the use of the TAVS device, prompt cards, user guide, and record sheet.
  • Administer the pretest, quick and full screening, with adjustment of screening parameters as needed, and proper recording and interpretation of results.
  • Implement the TAVS assessment with children and adults.

ABT Training Course Policies

Early Cancellation

If a cancellation is made by the registrant (verbally or in writing) 21 days or more in advance of a scheduled course, 100% of the course fee will be refunded.

Late Cancellation

If a cancellation is made less than 21 days in advance of a scheduled course, course fee is not refunded but may be transferred to another ABT course within one year.

Online Cancellation

No cancellation – option to transfer.

Extenuating Circumstances

Requests for refunds due to extenuating situations are reviewed on a case by case basis.

Transfers

If a learner transfers to another course with the same registration fee, there shall be no additional fee. The learner shall pay the difference in registration amounts to transfer to a course with an increased price. The learner shall receive their choice of either a product credit or a refund if the course is less than the original registration amount.

ABT Cancellation

If the cancellation is made by Advanced Brain Technologies, the learner may transfer to a different course within 1 year (refer to transfer policy) or receive a full refund.

Complaint Resolution Policy

It is ABT’s policy to address all complaints in a timely and satisfactory manner. Learners and clients are informed in various places (on the website, paperwork, etc.) of our email address, phone number and physical mailing address should they wish to voice a concern or question.

Special Needs Requests

ABT will reasonably accommodate individuals with a disability or other special needs as requested on a case by case basis.

ABT Instructor Financial Disclosure Statement

Sheila Allen, MA, OTR

Co-creator and co-producer of inTime and receives royalty payments. Faculty member: compensated for teaching courses. Scientific advisory board – receives no compensation

Instructor for:

The Listening Program Provider Live Course

inTime Provider Live Course

Co-Instructor – inTime Master Class OnDemand

Allison Tanner, MS, CCC-SLP

Faculty member: compensated for teaching courses

Instructor for:

The Listening Program Provider Live Course

The Listening Program Provider Certification OnDemand Course

The Listening Program Provider Certification Live Webinar

Alex Doman, Founder & CEO

Majority owner of Advanced Brain Technologies

Instructor for:

Co-Instructor – inTime Master Class OnDemand

Nacho Arimany, Producer, Musician & Educator

Co-creator and co-producer of inTime and receives royalty payments. Faculty member: compensated for teaching courses.

Instructor for:

Co-Instructor – inTime Master Class OnDemand

Alan Heath, BSC. (HONS.) PSYCH.

Co-creator and co-producer of TAVS and receives royalty payments. Faculty member: compensated for teaching courses.

Instructor for:

TAVS – Test of Auditory & Visual Skills OnDemand Course

ABT Continuing Education Classification Codes

American Occupational Therapy Association

Content Focus for:

1. The Listening Program Provider Certification OnDemand Course

2. The Listening Program Provider Certification Live Webinar

3. The Listening Program Provider Live Course

4. inTime Master Class OnDemand Course

5. inTime Provider Live Webinar

6. inTime Provider Live Course

First Content Focus

Professional Issues: OT Education

Second Content Focus:

Occupational Therapy Process: Intervention

Third Content Focus:

Domain of OT: Performance Skills

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