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Web Accessibility Training Class Online August 6, 2021 for Managers

Web Accessibility Training Class for Managers

Fri, Aug 6 2021
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
American Graphics Institute American Graphics Institute
Online Training
American Graphics Institute AGI Training Online Online

2016-09-26 15:40:14 $595.00

This web accessibility training course is for managers who oversee website or marketing functions and need for their sites to comply with accessibility guidelines. Gain an understanding of accessibility law, Section 508, and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG). Discover the processes that are required to make websites accessible, and the steps and planning necessary to create and maintain accessible websites.

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Web Accessibility Training Class: Introductory Course Topics

Lesson 1: Accessibility in the Enterprise

  • Setting up an accessibility organization
  • Makeup of the organization
  • Authority of the organization

Lesson 2: Scope, Goals, and Functions

  • Accessibility awareness
  • Feedback
  • Quality assurance
  • Support
  • Standards
  • ARIA
  • Public representation

Lesson 3: Approaches to implementation

  • Initial assessment
  • Accessibility strategy
  • Implementation plan
  • Handover to the AO

Lesson 4: Getting Familiar with WCAG 2.1

  • Web Standards vs. Accessibility Guidelines
  • Inside WCAG 2.1
  • WCAG Principle 1 - Perceivable
  • WCAG Principle 2 - Operable
  • WCAG Principle 3 - Understandable
  • WCAG Principle 4 - Robust
  • WCAG Criteria and documents
  • Using the guidelines
  • Advantages and concerns
  • Section 508 Accessibility and WCAG

Lesson 5: Redesigning a Website to Make it Accessible

  • The original site and web accessibility issues
  • The redesign process
  • Solving web accessibility problems
  • Lessons learned in the web accessibility process
  • Implementing the new design

Lesson 6: Web Accessibility Law and Policy

  • ADA and the Internet
  • Section 255
  • Section 508
  • Legal hot topics
  • Worldwide laws and policies