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Second Sense - Beyond Vision Loss

1Touch™ Coaching Certification Course

Monday, June 12 - Wednesday, June 14 - 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Second Sense
65 E. Wacker Place, Suite 1010
Chicago, IL 60601

Become a Certified 1Touch™ Coach

Give your students, adult learners and yourself the confidence and self-assurance everyone deserves.

19.5 ACVREP CEU hours

Contact Miranda Brown to register by May 1, 2017

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Coaching Certification Course

The instructor’s course enables others to teach the 1Touch™ syllabus in their constituency. This course is presented in the form of seminar training which includes the minimum hourly requirement and final exam. Once the participants have successfully shown competency, they will be certified through the 1Touch Project to operate 1Touch Self Defense for people who are blind in their constituency.

Course Topics Presentation

  • Travel Safety
  • Threat Analysis
  • Threat Response
  • Threat Recognition
  • Personal Awareness
  • Stress Management
  • Communication Skills
  • Posture and Presentation
  • The Legalities of Self-Defense
  • Practical Self Defense Techniques
  • Competence of Self-Defense Curriculum
  • Disability Awareness/Sensitivity Training

Training Fee

The total cost to become a certified 1Touch Coach is $600, with 50% due upon registration. The fee includes:

  • 3 days of intensive training (24 hours) 
  • Audio described DVD
  • Instructor’s Manual/Sample Curriculum
  • Optional 3 Month Review
  • 6 Month Final Written and Physical Exam
  • Support/Forum/Network