.03 NA E&T Registration Exemption-Disability Criteria
 
(01/01/18 – 12/31/18)
A participant who is physically or mentally incapable of engaging in gainful employment is exempt from NA E&T registration.
 
Key DI in the PAR/EXEM field on the WORW screen.
 
Verification of the extent and anticipated length of the disability includes, but is not limited to, the following:
 
Receipt of temporary or permanent disability benefits.
 
EXCEPTION
VA disability benefits must be rated or paid as total disability by the
Veteran's Administration (VA) to qualify.
 
Observation by the EI. Thoroughly document the case file(g) when using this option.
A written statement that supports the extent and anticipated length of the disability, from a U.S. medically qualified source(g).
A Completed Verification of Disability (FAA‑1249A) form.
Participation with Sheltered Workshop.
Participation with Vocational Rehabilitation.
Participation with Rehabilitation Service Administration (RSA).
 
Document thoroughly in the case file when and why written verification is requested.