(1) Pre-employment transition services are
activities that offer an early start at career exploration.
(2) Pre-employment transition services are
provided to you while you are in school and eligible for an individualized
educational program (IEP) or otherwise are regarded as an individual with a
disability under section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as
transition services are coordinated between schools and DVR to help you prepare
for and go to work in the community.
(4) Pre-employment transition services are
available to an eligible or potentially eligible student with a disability as
defined in WAC 388-891A-0010(16), and as described in WAC
transition services are not available if you have been determined ineligible
transition services include:
Work-based learning experiences provided in an integrated setting and paid at a
competitive rate to the maximum extent possible;
(c) Counseling on opportunities for
enrollment in comprehensive transition or postsecondary educational programs at
institutions of higher education;
(d) Workplace readiness training to develop
social skills and independent living; and
(e) Instruction in self-advocacy that may
include peer mentoring.
(7) If you need more individualized services
(such as job coaching, orientation and mobility training, travel expenses,
uniforms, or assistive technology), you must apply and be determined eligible
for vocational rehabilitation services and develop and have an approved
individualized plan for employment.