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Web Accessibility Training Class - Advanced

Web Accessibility Training Class - Advanced

In this advanced web accessibility training course learn how to keep more sophisticated sites and content accessible. Discover how to build accessible web forms, incorporate CSS and JavaScript for accessibility, use ARIA attributes, and to create accessible PDF files. Learn how to test your site for accessibility. This class teaches additional ways to make sites accessible. Our introductory web accessibility class is a prerequisite for this course.

If you have questions about this web accessibility class, or are interested in a private or customized training session, call to speak with a training consultant: 781-376-6044.

Web Accessibility Training Class - Advanced Course Dates

All classes are led by a live instructor. Class times listed are Eastern time.

 

Please call 800-851-9237 or 781-376-6044 to schedule a course.

Contact AGI to request course dates.

 

Web Accessibility Training Class: Advanced Course Topics

Lesson 1: Reviewing Web Accessibility Principles

  • Defining accessibility
  • Components of web accessibility
  • Implementing accessibility
  • WCAG, Section 508 and ADA

Lesson 2: Creating Accessible Web Forms

  • Data-input form guidelines for accessibility
  • Accessible forms
  • Mandatory fields, errors and help
  • PDF forms
  • Form accessibility for the deaf
  • Timed responses

Lesson 3: Adding CSS for Accessibility

  • The role of styles
  • CSS accessibility basics
  • Color and backgrounds
  • Text and fonts
  • Image replacement
  • Layout and positioning
  • Alternative stylesheets
  • Nonscreen media
  • Testing and validation

Lesson 4: Creating Accessible JavaScript

  • About JavaScript
  • Overcoming JavaScript past practices
  • JavaScript considerations
  • Unobtrusive JavaScript
  • Accessible forms and JavaScript

Lesson 5: Implementing PDF Accessibility

  • Adobe Reader features
  • Tagged PDFs
  • Making scanned PDF documents accessible
  • Correcting tagging issues
  • Using the Accessibility Checker
  • Accessible PDF forms

Lesson 6: Understanding ARIA

  • Introduction to ARIA
  • ARIA and its relationship to HTML
  • Overview of ARIA roles
  • Using ARIA
  • ARIA Examples
  • Form Accessibility with ARIA

Lesson 6: Testing Web Accessibility

  • Available web accessibility testing processes
  • Algorithmic and judgment
  • Software for accessibility checking
  • Testing Accessibility
  • Understanding reporting
  • Making revisions based testing reports

Completion of the introductory to website accessibility class, or experience with all topics in the introductory course is required before this course.

You will receive a comprehensive course manual covering advanced web accessibility along with this class.

Available Delivery Methods For This Class

CLASSROOM
LIVE ONLINE
PRIVATE
MY LOCATION