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Based on observation and participants' feedback, Maine DBVI staff members determined that there were three essential components to the employability skills program: the residential-immersion component, the structured-learning component (the curriculum), and the follow-along job club.
Working in tandem with the primary author of the Pre-Employment Programme Trainer's Manual (Wolffe, 2011), a core team of DBVI staff members developed a one-week intensive course, the Maine Employability Skills Program.
While attending the 2010 international conference of the Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired, the director of the Maine DBVI attended a session that described an employment program being implemented in the United Kingdom by the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB).