Web Accessibility Training for Appointed Contacts ONLINE (1 day)


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In this training, students will learn the skills necessary to ensure your organization's web site is accessible. Tailored for individuals responsible for web accessibility compliance, this 1-day training will cover Section 508 and WCAG 2.0 guidelines and enable students to develop accessibility policies for their organizations. We'll also provide the resources and information you need to empower your organization to meet all of your future accessibility needs.

Course Outline:
-What it means to be accessible
-Types of disabilities
-Consequences of poor web accessibility
-Section 508 compliance standards
-W3C WCAG 2.0 guidelines
-Accessibility policy development
-Specific accessibility considerations
-Mobile accessibility
-Software accessibility
-Microsoft Suite: Word, InDesign, PowerPoint & Excel Accessibility
-PDF Accessibility
-How Accessibility audit & testing works
-How to accommodate non-accessible items
-Terminology/definitions: HTML5 & ARIA

NOTE: All public training dates are tentative until the required number of students have enrolled, unless otherwise noted in the course title.
A Promet Training representative will contact you directly when the course "confirm/cancel" decision is made. The decision is made one week prior to Online classes and ten (10) days prior to courses in San Antonio, Tyson's Corner, Chicago, and Austin.
Please do not book travel arrangements until you have received an email that this course is confirmed. Confirmation or cancellation emails will be sent immediately when a decision is made unless a course is already marked "confirmed".

CANCELLATION POLICY: If your class is cancelled or does not confirm, we will make every effort to reschedule your enrollment to assure you get the training you need in a timely manner. If you are unable to attend class, you must notify Promet (10) prior to the class start date to receive a refund.


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