Events

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Speaker: Travis Lee

People who are blind, low-vision or have dyslexia rely on assistive technologies and screenreading software to “read text out loud” to them. However, many documents and websites created are completely inaccessible or just frustrating for screenreader users. Learn accessible design and content management tools to make it easier for people with disabilities to engage with your website content and documents.


Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Speaker: Travis Lee

In this live hour-long webinar the UCLA Disabilities and Computing Program will introduce the basics of accessibility testing. The ability to identify accessibility errors is the first step in making your content accessible.  This class will focus on HTML accessibility and Document accessibility testing.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this training you should be able to:

  • Describe the importance of accessibility testing
  • Tab test a website
  • Turn on VO or NVDA
  • Download and run the Wave plug in for accessibility testing
  • Interpret the results from the Wave Plug in
  • Run the Word Document accessibility checker
  • Run the PDF accessibility checker

Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Speaker: Travis Lee

In the world of online learning/work, the knowledge of how to create accessible documents has become even more important. This 1.5 hour-long webinar will teach you exactly how to do that, as well as how to add accessibility to source documents you might have already created.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this training you should be able to:

  • Describe the importance of accessibility documents
  • Create accessible Word Documents
  • Run the Word Document accessibility checker
  • Export a Word Document to PDF (with accessibility intact)
  • Run the PDF accessibility wizard and checker
  • Create accessible PowerPoint Presentations

Thursday, January 7, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Speaker: Travis Lee

People who are blind, low-vision or have dyslexia rely on assistive technologies and screenreading software to “read text out loud” to them. However, many documents and websites created are completely inaccessible or just frustrating for screenreader users. Learn accessible design and content management tools to make it easier for people with disabilities to engage with your website content and documents.


Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Speaker: Travis Lee

In this live hour-long webinar the UCLA Disabilities and Computing Program will introduce the basics of accessibility testing. The ability to identify accessibility errors is the first step in making your content accessible.  This class will focus on HTML accessibility and Document accessibility testing.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this training you should be able to:

  • Describe the importance of accessibility testing
  • Tab test a website
  • Turn on VO or NVDA
  • Download and run the Wave plug in for accessibility testing
  • Interpret the results from the Wave Plug in
  • Run the Word Document accessibility checker
  • Run the PDF accessibility checker

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Speaker: Travis Lee

In the world of online learning/work, the knowledge of how to create accessible documents has become even more important. This 1.5 hour-long webinar will teach you exactly how to do that, as well as how to add accessibility to source documents you might have already created.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this training you should be able to:

  • Describe the importance of accessibility documents
  • Create accessible Word Documents
  • Run the Word Document accessibility checker
  • Export a Word Document to PDF (with accessibility intact)
  • Run the PDF accessibility wizard and checker
  • Create accessible PowerPoint Presentations

Thursday, April 1, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Speaker: Travis Lee

People who are blind, low-vision or have dyslexia rely on assistive technologies and screenreading software to “read text out loud” to them. However, many documents and websites created are completely inaccessible or just frustrating for screenreader users. Learn accessible design and content management tools to make it easier for people with disabilities to engage with your website content and documents.

 


Thursday, May 6, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Speaker: Travis Lee

In this live hour-long webinar the UCLA Disabilities and Computing Program will introduce the basics of accessibility testing. The ability to identify accessibility errors is the first step in making your content accessible.  This class will focus on HTML accessibility and Document accessibility testing.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this training you should be able to:

  • Describe the importance of accessibility testing
  • Tab test a website
  • Turn on VO or NVDA
  • Download and run the Wave plug in for accessibility testing
  • Interpret the results from the Wave Plug in
  • Run the Word Document accessibility checker
  • Run the PDF accessibility checker