This popular one day course has been updated to reflect the emergence of new technologies, testing approaches and adherence to WCAG 2.0 as required by the governments Web Accessibility National Transition Strategy (NTS).
Attendees will learn about common accessibility problems and practical techniques to confidently address and test for issues on their website or web application. Based on the WCAG 2.0 standards to level AA this workshop demonstrates design and code solutions to achieve accessibility conformance. Best practice techniques that help an organisation create a richer user experience past straight technical conformance are also demonstrated throughout the workshop. Our best practice techniques further assist an organsiation to meet their obligations under the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA).
Examples from current websites and practical exercises are used throughout the day to help deliver the learning outcomes. The extensive experience of both practical and technical accessibility ensures that our presenters can respond to the specific requirements and questions of each group.
The workshop is targeted at people involved in the design, development or maintenance of websites:
A handbook containing a copy of the workshop notes and additional resources will be provided to all attendees
Our accessible information specialists are IT and usability experts with extensive experience in accessibility and the needs of people with a disability. They provide consultancy, training and testing services throughout Australia to help organisations make their online services accessible to all.
Phone: 1300 367 055
Fax: 03 8378 1204
All cancellations will incur an administration fee of $12.50. If notification is received 14 calendar days prior to workshop start date a full refund less administration fee will be provided; Cancellation between 14 and 7 calendar days prior to the workshop will result in a 50% refund less administration fee. Cancellation less than 7 days prior to the workshop, fees will not be refunded. In the event a workshop is cancelled by Vision Australia, a full refund will be provided to all applicants.
Vision Australia's Digital Access consultancy is recognised internationally as an industry leader in online accessibility. With expert knowledge of accessibility conformance, inclusive design and the needs of people with disability or impairment, we’ve spent over 16 years helping organisations make their digital products and services accessible to everyone.
Our advice and training is based on expert knowledge of WCAG 2.0 conformance, as well as usability and accessibility best practices gained from extensive research and user testing across a wide spectrum of disability groups.
We're proud to be the leading provider of accessibility training in Australia. Our courses enable professionals and whole organisations to achieve the highest standards in digital accessibility and communication. For many organisations, our courses have become an essential pathway for delivering inclusive services in alignment with the Disability Discrimination Act 1992 and Australian Government's Digital Service Standard, and are widely renowned for their highly comprehensive and engaging delivery.
All our trainers hold a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, and are international experts in their subject matter.
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