This program meets the following requirements:
ABA Technician (ABAT) Credential
Registered Behavior Technician (RBT)
Virginia ABA Technician
This program will prepare candidates with a strong basic foundation in the basic concepts and principles of applied behavior analysis within the context of Autism treatment and Person Centered approaches. This course is intended for workforce development to address an immediate broad service need. This course provides the foundation for the next steps in advanced education and training in ABA and Autism. Four hours of this program are focused on Ethics and Professional Behavior.
This training program is based on the Task and competency List's for both the QABA Applied Behavior Analysis Technician and the BACB Registered Behavior Technician and is is designed to meet the 40-hour training requirements for both credentials. The program is offered independently of the QABA and BACB.
ABAT Competency List
RBT Task List
This training program is based on the Qualified Applied Behavior Analyst Technician Standards and is designed to meet or exceed the 45-hour training requirement for the ABAT credential. The program is offered independently of the QABA.
This training program is based on the Registered Behavior Technician Task List and is designed to meet or exceed the 40-hour training requirement for the RBT credential. The program is offered independently of the BACB.
This certificate program has met the preliminary requirements for accreditation under ANSI/ASTM E2659-09: ANSI Accreditation