Recorded Webinar:  Using an iPad with a Switch:  Touch Screen Optional

Using an iPad with a Switch:  Touch Screen Optional

Did you know that the iPad can be used without touching the screen?  Know how to access these features?

This is a recorded webinar on the use of an iPad and indirect selection, to meet needs of individuals with physical disabilities.  It focuses on the scanning features in the iOS of the iPad.  This will include all options for single switch, multiple switch, or joystick use for iPad control.

By the end of this webinar, learners will be able to:

  • Discuss various disabilities and how the resulting impairments can affect tablet use
  • Discuss scanning or indirect selection options that are part of the OS in the iPad
  • Program a "recipe" for increased ease with scanning
  • Identify three ways to make modifications to the scanning in the OS


Who Should Participate?

  • Occupational, physical, recreational therapists
  • Speech-Language pathologists
  • Psychologists
  • Educators
  • Individuals with mixed abilities, family members, caregivers

It is appropriate for all levels of knowledge, beginner to experienced technology  user.

Cost to access webinar is $20, payable through paypal.  Please note that this webinar has not been edited from the recording so that you can receive all questions and information provided at the original event.

DIYAbility is an Approved Provider of CEU credits for AOTA

Classification Code:  This course meets the AOTA classification code of Occupational Therapy Process:  Outcomes.

Contact Hours:  This webinar will provide 1.0 hours of contact hours, .10 CEUs will be awarded at the completion of a quiz that will be delivered electronically.  A passing score of 70% is considered passing.  Once a passing score is obtained a certificate of participation will be emailed to the learner. 

Materials:  This webinar will be a lecture/webinar format, previously recorded.  If you have an iPad or iPhone available, have it along side of you to follow along when possible.

Special needs and requests - Please contact DIYAbility if you require assistance accessing the online materal or you have needs to maximize your learning.