In inclusive settings across British Columbia, Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments (TSVIs) champion meaningful access to learning opportunities for students with visual impairments, including those with additional exceptionalities and deafblindness. The TSVI provides direct instruction in ...
This page provides information on training opportunities for current or prospective education professionals serving students with visual impairments in British Columbia. For more information, please see one of the pages listed below:
- Train to become a Teacher of Students with Visual Impairments
- Train to become an Orientation and Mobility (O&M) Specialist
- Learn the Unified English Braille Code or extend your knowledge with the Unified English Braille - Technical Extension course.
Become a Braillist or Braille Transcriber
PRCVI offers two courses via correspondence to Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments (TSVIs) and Educational Assistants (EAs) in the British Columbia K-12 education sector: Unified English Braille Correspondence Course (22 Lessons - preparation for CNIB Braille Transcriber Certificatio ...
Become an Orientation and Mobility Specialist
Orientation and Mobility (O&M) represents the skills, knowledge, and tools that students with visual impairments will need to travel safely, efficiently, and gracefully at home, school, and in the community. O&M is one of the areas of the Expanded Core Curriculum for students with visual im ...