Individuals will demonstrate basic competency in implementing the PECS® teaching protocol and elements of the Pyramid Approach to Education®.
Demonstration requirements include:
- Demonstrating the teaching of Phases I through VI, including a basic attribute lesson
Written requirements include:
- Two instructional plans
- Three data sheets
- A written description of how PECS is being implemented within two functional activities
- A self-evaluation of all submitted demonstrations and written assignments
Individuals will have one year to successfully complete all of the PECS Level 1 Practice Demonstration™ requirements. Upon successfully completing the demonstration requirements a Certificate of Completion for the PECS Level 1 Implementer Certification Program™ is issued.
The PECS Level 1 Certified Implementer™ status is valid for three years from the date of completion.
PECS Level 1 Certified Implementer™ holding a valid certificate may continue on to the PECS Level 2 Implementer Certification Program™.
Prerequisites: valid PECS Level 1 Knowledge Certificate™
Fee: $500.00 USD per person