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Assistive Technology
PRC:Unity for Accent-5 hour

ESC-20 provides training and technical assistance for all areas of Assistive Technology. An assistive technology lab is available for previewing assistive technology equipment and/or checking out devices for evaluation purposes.

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Learn all about Unity on the Accent 800, 1000 or 1400. This product training will provide participants with an overview of vocabulary options as well as practice saying single words, phrases and sentences in Unity 1-hit and Sequenced. Throughout the class, basic implementation strategies will be reviewed and demonstrated. In addition to learning about Unity, participants will learn basic device operations and programming such as choosing the voice, selecting an access method, using the setup key to add words and custom messages, temporarily limiting vocabulary, backing up the memory of the device and performing basic device maintenance.

If you have an extra device please bring it to the training to practice with. If not, we will have some devices and laptops containing the necessary software available for use.
If you choose to bring a device or laptop computer, please bring an Accent 1400/1200/1000/800 with the latest software version or laptop computer pre-loaded with the appropriate PASS software.  If you want to use a Mac laptop you will need a Windows 7 emulator with PASS installed.  PASS software is not compatible with iPads.  Please update Accent device software to the current version.


This training is appropriate for speech language pathologists (SLPs), occupational therapists (OTs), assistive technology providers (ATPs), educators, family members, and others who support individuals who currently use or may need to use augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) devices. 

0.5 ASHA hours provided by PRC. 

Any handouts will distributed via a link to a Google Drive sent to your email 1-2 days before the training so that you may have the option to print it prior to the training. Please bring your device if you choose to view the handouts electronically.


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Credits Available:
(5) CPE - TEA Provider #015950
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Contact Person:
Dana Frankland
Tracy Custer
Date Time Location
10/29/2019 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM Education Service Center Region 20 - Hickory Room
1314 Hines, San Antonio, 78208


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