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You are now viewing the Short-Term Programs course description for Pre-SWEAT (for students attending the summer SWEAT Program).

SWT Jessica HoltThis is the preliminary class for students accepted to Summer Work Experience in Austin, Texas (SWEAT) 

April 12 - 14  Summer Program applications due February 14th

Ages 17-22

Pre-SWEAT is designed to help students develop an awareness of their strengths and needs in key areas of the Expanded Core Curriculum prior to beginning SWEAT. It also provides the opportunity for SWEAT staff to begin developing relationships with students. Students will collaborate with a job coach and and O&M instructor to complete assessment activities in the following areas: 

  • Assistive Technology
  • Independent Living Skills
  • Social Skills
  • Orientation and Mobility

Afterward, students will meet with their job coaches to develop goals to guide their learning for the duration of the five week SWEAT program.


For information about program content, contact: Sara Merritt  512-206-9176


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