On June 21, 2019 the Accessible Canada Act (ACA) received Royal Assent, making it law in Canada. The Accessible Canada Act is federal accessibility legislation and its stated purpose is to achieve a barrier free Canada by 2040. The Act gives powers to the Government of Canada, the Canadian Transportation Agency, and the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission to create new legal requirements to advance federal accessibility. Read more about the ACA.
Accessibility Compliance 101 (Webinar Series)
October 9-23, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
How to Make Accessible Word Documents
October 21, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
How to Make Accessible InDesign Documents
October 22, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
How to Make Accessible PDF Documents
October 23, 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
How to Create an Accessible Website (Webinar)
November 6, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Video Captioning Best Practices (Webinar)
November 13, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Accessible Graphic Design (Webinar)
November 19, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Workplace Mental Health (Webinar)
November 20, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Web Content Accessibility for Content Managers (Webinar)
November 22, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Mobile Accessibility 2.1 (Webinar)
December 4, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 200 pm
Need AODA training?
Accessibility Services Canada offers a new and updated AODA online training. Our 30-minute course reviews the AODA Standards and the Ontario Human Rights Code as it relates to persons with disabilities.
All staff (full-time, part-time, seasonal and contract), volunteers and Board Members are required to take this mandatory minimum training. Read more.