The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA)
seeks to create an accessible Ontario by 2025.
This 1-hour webinar provides the information you need to
comply with the AODA’s Employment Standard and its requirements for businesses
with 1-49 employees. Presented by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce and the Human
Resources Professionals Association (HRPA), the webinar provides:
with 1-49 employees looking to gain a better understanding of the Accessibility
for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), specifically the Employment
Standard and how it affects their organization.
presenter: Louie Di Palma, Director, SME Programs, Ontario Chamber of Commerce
As the Director
of SME Programs, Louie is responsible for developing and implementing
initiatives of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce that are designed to strengthen
the business climate of Ontario and support our members by providing them with
access to resources. During his career with the Government of Ontario, Louie
held a number of senior management positions in policy, planning and direct
operations with several Ministries including the Ministry of the Solicitor
General and Correctional Services, the Ministry of Tourism and Recreation and
the Ministry of Health Promotion.
This is the first of twelve webinars of the Accessibility Works Webinar Series surrounding the Employment Standard under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Other upcoming webinar series will include the business case for accessibility, accessible recruitment and retention, mental health and employee accommodation and more.