In the modern marketplace, companies have a legal responsibility to ensure that their websites are accessible to users with disabilities. It also makes good business sense to make your products and services available to as wide a range of customers as possible.
This one day course provides a comprehensive overview of how to test your site to ensure that it meets the web accessibility guidelines. Looking initially at methods for testing your site with automated test tools and assistive technologies, the course also goes on to provide in depth, invaluable techniques for manually testing your site.
Through the use of real examples, you will gain valuable knowledge that you can integrate into your own operations to ensure your site is accessible to all.
This course is aimed at non-technical staff who require to evaluate the level of accessibility and the benefits to your business and your customers as well as developers who are responsible for ensuring the sites they build are fully accessible.
Date: 9th June 2010
Location: Lion Court Conference Centre, 25 Procter Street, WC1V 6NY, London
Cost: £375 + VAT
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* The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
Disability groups and common issues
Using automated test tools
Testing with disabled users
Next steps and resources
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About the TrainerMark Palmer
Mark has 12 years experience in the IT Industry, 6 of which were spent heading the user interface team at Intelligent Finance. In his role as Senior Analyst Programmer, Mark headed up numerous projects, ensuring that accessibility standards were maintained from the projects inception through to the delivered product.
A passionate advocate for accessibility and web standards, Mark brings a wealth of accessibility experience to User Vision. He is a strong believer that the web can be accessible and user friendly without sacrificing style.
For further details please visit our website or sign up for the Introduction to Web Accessibility course.
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If you find you have to cancel a booking you will receive the following refund
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Over 14 days Full refund
7-13 days 50% refund
6 days or less No refund
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Added by marzenapelczar on May 18, 2010