VR Center for Innovative Training

Welcome to the Online Course Content Brought to You by the Center for Innovative Training in VR (CIT-VR)

This page applies to trainees of the CIT-VR grant project ONLY.  For those outside of the grant, we are eager to provide training for agencies or individuals. Click on either of these links or contact us at linda@vrdevelopmentgroup.com.

VR 101 TRAINING MODULES

The VR Development Group, in coordination with The George Washington University, is pleased to present an Introduction to VR series as part of the Innovative Rehabilitation Training project.

THE FOLLOWING 10 AGENCIES WERE CHOSEN TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS TRAINING COHORT:
AGENCY NAMEROLLOUT DATEAGENCY CONTACT
MINNESOTA STATE SERVICES FOR THE BLINDPilot: 5/18/20lindey.hanson@state.mn.us
MONTANA VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION AND BLIND SERVICESGroup 1: 6/1/20chanda.hermanson@mt.gov
SOUTH CAROLINA COMMISSION FOR THE BLINDGroup 1: 6/1/20hannah.ritchie@sccb.sc.gov
IDAHO DIVISION OF VOCATIONAL REHABILITATIONGroup 1: 6/1/20shannon.wilcox@vr.idaho.gov
NEBRASKA VOCATIONAL REHABILITATIONGroup 2: 6/15/20paige.rose@nebraska.gov
NEW JERSEY COMMISSION FOR THE BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIREDGroup 2: 6/15/20kenya.whitehurst-percell@dhs.state.nj.us
OKLAHOMA DEPARTMENT OF REHABILITATION SERVICESGroup 2: 6/15/20jcook@okdrs.gov
KENTUCKY OFFICE OF VOCATIONAL REHABILITATIONGroup 3: 6/29/20susiem.edwards@ky.gov
MARYLAND DIVISION OF REHABILITATION SERVICESGroup 3: 6/29/20erica.kneessi@maryland.gov
ILLINOIS DIVISION OF REHABILITATION SERVICESGroup 3: 6/29/20matt.abrahamson@illinois.gov

Courses

VR Development Group courses are written by experts who understand what it means to work in the field of VR. Course content is delivered using the world’s most accessible learning management platform, YesLMS.

The following courses are included under CIT-VR:

Which Courses to Take First:

EASY AS 1,2,3
  1. Start with the “Pre-Guide to Innovative Training” course first and complete the survey.
  2. Take the other courses in any order.
  3. Take the “Post-Guide to Innovative Training” course last and complete the survey.

Login process: 

If you are part of the agencies in this grant project and if you have already received login information, proceed to this link:  innovativetraining.yeslms.com

HAVING TROUBLE LOGGING IN?

If you have not received a login email from YesLMS by the date of your agency roll-out, please follow this checklist:

  1. Check the date of the roll-out for your agency.  You will not be able to log in until your agency start date has arrived.
  2. Are you logging in with your agency email?  If not, please log in again using your agency email address as the username.
  3. What browser are you using?  If you are you using Internet Explorer, please change to a different browser.  Best browsers for use with YesLMS are Google Chrome and Firefox. Opera, Safari, and MS Edge work as well.
  4. Check your spam folder.  Do you see an email from support@yeslms.com?  That’s the one you want!
  5. If you cannot find an email from support@yeslms with access to the VRDG classes by your state’s roll-out date, please notify your agency contact and ask to be added to the email list.  The person to notify for your state is listed on the roll-out schedule above.
  6. Still need help?  Please click here.  Someone will respond to your request very soon.

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