To view archived trainings, visit our Past Events page.

All FIMC-VI provided trainings are free of charge and open to all participants unless noted.

If you are seeking inservice credit or ACVREP CEUs for a webinar, use the Inservice Credit form

After participating in a webinar, please fill out our Webinar Evaluation form.  

Upcoming Events

Virtual Student & Family Event

Florida Festival of Families is a free all-day event for parents, family members and caregivers of children with visual impairments.

Florida Festival of Families Takes Flight

Virtual Meeting

This meeting is designed for district Vision Contacts to network and learn from each other.

Florida DOE District Vision Contacts

Virtual Workshop

This week-long virtual workshop will address all things braille: curricula, assistive technology, emergent literacy, efficient reading strategies, and more!

Brailling with the Experts - Literacy for All

Virtual Workshop

Join the Ancient City Brailler Repair team to learn how to properly clean and oil a brailler to keep it brailling through the years.

Although this is a virtual FIMC-VI workshop, we encourage you to get your hands dirty and follow along with a brailler. For maximum participation, use a document camera to receive the best support.

Brailler Maintenance Workshop

Virtual Training

Mandatory training for all Florida Cane Quest Judges.

Florida Cane Quest - Judge Training

Student & Family Event

Florida Cane Quest® is an orientation and mobility challenge designed for students in grades 3-12 to test mobility and cane skills. Fun and educational activities are provided for students and family members as part of the event.

Florida Cane Quest

Webinar

This session will address the Annual Census, including why it is conducted, how to authorize staff, how it is completed, and deadlines for completion.  Every student with visual impairments in Florida must participate in the Annual Census every year.

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Virtual Conference

For more information, visit the conference website: https://somaconference.org/

Southeastern Orientation and Mobility Conference

Webinar

TBD

FSAA Updates

Learn More

Webinar

TBD

Florida Standards Assessments Update

Student & Family Event

The BRAILLE CHALLENGE is the only national braille literacy competition of its kind in the country, and is specifically designed to challenge and reward blind students for their study of braille.

West Florida Regional Braille Challenge

Virtual Conference

For more information, visit the conference website: https://www.atia.org/

Assistive Technology Industry Association Conference

Conference

For more information, visit the conference website: https://www.fetc.org/

Future of Education Technology Conference

Student & Family Event

The BRAILLE CHALLENGE is the only national braille literacy competition of its kind in the country, and is specifically designed to challenge and reward blind students for their study of braille.

East Florida Regional Braille Challenge

Student & Family Event

The BRAILLE CHALLENGE is the only national braille literacy competition of its kind in the country, and is specifically designed to challenge and reward blind students for their study of braille.

North Florida Regional Braille Challenge

Student & Family Event

The BRAILLE CHALLENGE is the only national braille literacy competition of its kind in the country, and is specifically designed to challenge and reward blind students for their study of braille.

South Florida Regional Braille Challenge

Conference

This annual conference is open to all attendees and is provided by the Visual Aid Volunteers of Florida.

VAVF Conference

Webinar

This session will address end-of-year procedures, including returning materials to FIMC-VI and ordering textbooks for the next school year. FIMC-VI updates will also shared, such as the 2021-2022 training calendar.

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Workshop

This workshop will focus on instructional strategies for students with multiple disabilities.

Working With the Experts - Students with Multiple Disabilities

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