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Web Accessibility Training
Develop a web page that is Section 508 compliant.

The Web Accessibility Training training course teaches you how to make a website Section 508 compliant, beginning with the standards of web accessibility.

The course explains how to audit current sites to ensure standards are met, and the types of assistive technologies that should be considered when creating a site. In addition, the course will give you an overview of how coding with HTML5 semantic markup can facilitate better accessibility.

After this course, you will be able to:

Upon completion of this course, you should know:

  • Web Accessibility Standards (Overview)
  • Understanding Design Best Practices
  • Surveying Assistive Technologies
  • Understanding Coding Best Practices for Accessibility
  • Working with Mobile Devices and Accessibility

This course will be delivered in 2 Days

DI will work with you and your team to define the most appropriate delivery structure, schedule and dates. Structure, schedule and dates will be determined by project schedule, team availability and classroom availability. And of course, it will also be determined by DI’s instructor availability.

In the Web Accessibility Training training course, you’ll learn:

  • Intro to Web Accessibility
    • Understanding Key Concepts and Benefits
    • Section 508
    • WCAG 2.0 Principles
    • Perceivable
    • Operable
    • Understandable
    • Robust
  • Assistive Technologies Overview
    • What types of assistive technologies exist?
    • What features do they have in common?
    • How can a website be planned to consider these?
  • Coding Techniques for Better Accessibility
    • Semantic Markup
    • Alt Text
    • Links
    • Forms
    • Flexible Units (ems, percentages)
  • Colorblindness
    • Understanding Types of Colorblindness
    • Assessing Accessibility Based on Color
    • Techniques for Using Color Effectively
  • Web Accessibility Testing Tricks
    • Using Validators
    • Turning Off Sounds
    • Grayscale Checks
    • Usability Testing
    • Copying Text into Word Processor
  • Web Accessibility and Mobile Usability
    • Mobile Statistics
    • Is mobile accessibility a requirement?
    • Benefits of Mobile Usability
  • Mobile Usability Best Practices
    • Design Patterns
    • Task Placement
    • Optimizing for Touch

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