Adaptive Technology: Using Braille Displays with iOS Devices

A person using a braille display with an iPhone

This course was designed to introduce various braille displays and the specific features and or limitations that may impact or benefit an individual who is DeafBlind. Topics addressed in this training include an introduction to braille devices, pairing braille displays with iOS devices, braille settings and navigation and rotor functions. This course was designed for technology trainers who are working with individuals with combined hearing and vision loss but the content would also be beneficial for DeafBlind individuals themselves.

ACVREP CE Hours: 2.0
CATIS Points: 2.0

Modules Included

Intro to iOS devices & Braille Displays

Smart Beetle

Brailliant BI 14

Orbit Reader

Braille Sense Polaris

Braille Note Touch and ElBraille


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A person using a braille display with an iPhone


Ensuring Equal Access and Participation

CRC CE Hours: 2.0
ACVREP CE Hours: 2.0