Access quality disability-related trainings where you live instead of travelling across the state.

We love Portland and Eugene, but we also recognize that travelling to access training can be a barrier for families in our community. That’s why CODSN provides convenient and high-quality opportunities to get the training, credentials, or continuing education credits that you need without leaving home in Central and Eastern Oregon. We’ll come to you, not the other way around!

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Quality Trainings For Everyone Free of Charge

Quality training is the foundation on which an accessible community is built. We provide disability education for a wide range of people in their own communities so they don’t have to travel across the state.


What Types Of Training Do We Provide?

  • Monthly educational opportunities: Repeated monthly trainings that allow for participants to learn important content on a variety of subjects and then put knowledge into practice between sessions.

  • Full-day on-site trainings: Intensive trainings held at your location that allow for a deep-dive into particular subjects or experiences.

  • Custom trainings on-request: Interested in a different type of training? We create our trainings in response to the needs in our community. Let us know the type of training that you’d love to see available!


Who Can Access Our Trainings?

Parents, guardians, or caregivers raising children with disabilities

  • Professionals and service providers
  • Educators and teachers
  • Businesses and organizations interested in increasing their accessibility and being allies to those with disabilities

What Are Some Past Training Subjects?

  • Disability awareness

  • Individual Education Plans (IEPs)

  • Fine Motor, Speech and Language

  • Financial Planning for People with Disabilities

  • Person-Centered Planning

  • Healthy Eating Habits and Special Diets

  • Behavior

  • Transition Services and Options

  • And more!


What Else Is Cool About Our Trainings?

  • Regional: Wherever you’re located in Central and Eastern Oregon, we’ll bring our services to you so you can feel comfortable and learn in the environment that’s most conducive to you.

  • Accommodating: Child care is provided at most of our in-person training events so that you can be fully present and engaged.

  • Affordable: Most of our trainings are provided at no-cost. For the few that do have a cost attached, we have scholarships available for people with disabilities and their families or caregivers.

Find and Register for Quality Training In Your Area

Don’t travel hundreds of miles to get training that’s available right here in Central and Eastern Oregon. Check our calendar for upcoming training opportunities, or reach out to us and request a personalized training delivered in your own community.