CORE TRAINING MODULES:


Website Accessibility for Content Managers and Testers

Duration: 1/2 Day

Prerequisite: Functional understanding of web based technologies, including HTML, and/or website administration experience.

Outcome: Specific outcomes can be selected from the 1 day outcomes below by the Customer.


Website Accessibility for Content Managers and Testers

Duration: 1 Day

Prerequisite: Functional understanding of web based technologies, including HTML, and/or website administration experience.

Outcome: On completion a participant will be able to:

  • Understand the components of A and AA levels of WCAG 2.0, with an overview of AAA.
  • Apply the Website Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 to their own organisation's website to:
  1. Review and evaluate their own website,
  2. Determine the level of compliance of a website, and
  3. Identify issues and recommend solutions/ modifications.
  • Feel competent in the use of and understand the results of a variety of different online evaluation tools, including but not limited to:
  1. WCAG 2.0 Compliance tools,
  2. Colour contrast tools, and
  3. Screen readers.

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Creating Accessible Documents

Duration: 1 Day

Prerequisite: Functional understanding of Microsoft Word and PDF

Outcome: On completion a participant will be able to:

  • discuss the importance of providing accessible documents
  • format documents in Word that will improve their accessibility when converted to PDF
  • recognise the usefulness of:
  1. formatting headings;
  2. applying alternative text to links and images and
  3. setting properties parameters such as language and title
  • check documents for accessibility

Bespoke Training

We offer a fully bespoke and flexible accessibility training service covering all areas of accessibility. We can offer training on:

  • The use of assistive technology
  • Developing accessible websites and applications
  • Writing accessible content

We can deliver training to everyone including  individual end-users, internal or external project, development or test teams.