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CSU Accessible Document Training WebAIM

Format: Independent-study, video-based online course

This training course is available to all CSU employees, and it provides the core fundamentals for creating accessible Word and PowerPoint documents as well as some high-level best practices in regards to PDF documents. An optional Excel module has been added to the course.

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CSU Accessible Document Training WebAIM

Format: Virtual training (Zoom sessions)

This training is a high-level introduction to accessibility guidelines and principles, and processes used in Word, PowerPoint, & Acrobat Pro DC. Over the course of two 2-hour sessions, you will review the basics needed to meet legal requirements for electronic documents.

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CSU Web Accessibility for Content Editors WebAIM

Format: Virtual Training (Zoom sessions)

This 2-hour training is a high-level introduction to accessibility guidelines and principles, and processes used to create content with a built-in editor.

Topics

  • Introduction to web accessibility
  • Images and alternative text (including complex images/charts)
  • Common techniques in content editors (headings, tables, lists, links, color)

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ICT Testing Baseline for Web Accessibility U.S. Access Board

This is the Section 508 ICT Testing Baseline for Web, version 3.0.1 (published March 2021). This Baseline identifies the minimum requirements of any test process used to determine conformance of web content with the Revised Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973This link will take you to an external website in a new tab., as amended (29 U.S.C. 794d).

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Making Educational Materials Accessible Diagram Center

A collection of free training, information sharing and what’s going on in the field all based on the over arching theme of accessibility and making educational materials accessible. 

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Section 508 Accessibility Training GSA

The courses are intended to improve your understanding of IT accessibility, and Section 508 law, and help you produce digital tools and content that conform to the Revised 508 StandardsThis link will take you to an external website in a new tab..

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Section 508 Best Practices Webinar Series Great Lakes ADA Center

This series of webinars will address a variety of issues associated with ensuring agencies have the knowledge they need to meet their obligations under Section 508. The series is co-sponsored by the Accessibility Committee of the CIO Council, the U.S. Access Board, and eFedLink/ODEP. The sessions are 90 minutes in length.

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Section 508 Trusted Tester Conformance Test Process Version 5 DHS OAST

The Department of Homeland Security Office of Accessible Systems & TechnologyThis link will take you to an external website in a new tab. is committed to the development of the common testing approach for accessibility compliance and conformity, named Trusted Tester Version 5 (TTV5). TTV5 provides a code-inspection based test approach for determining web content conformance to the Section 508 standards.

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