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How to Evaluate Your Website’s Accessibility

November 30, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm EST


Self-Paced Learning

This hands-on workshop will give participants the knowledge and tools required to gauge the accessibility of web content. The session will take an applied look at Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0) by explaining how to assess and implement each web accessibility success-criterion. The workshop includes a hands-on exercise where participants will get a chance to review a website or document against WCAG 2.0. 

Learning outcomes

By completing this workshop, participants will:

  • Gain an in depth understanding of WCAG 2.0 Principles, Guidelines and Success Criteria from a testing perspective
  • Be able to identify testable criteria for web accessibility
  • Use testing methods such as operating a site with a screen reader and testing for alternative control navigation
  • Become familiar with testing tools and resources

Target Audience:

This workshop is appropriate for Communication Specialists, IT Managers, Web Developers, and Marketing Managers.

Take Away:

Participants will be given a digital website accessibility audit checklist and list of testing tools.


Some basic knowledge of HTML is required for this course. If you are not familiar with HTML, we recommend taking the free interactive online course on HTML. Details on this course will be sent with the workshop registration confirmation.

Laptop computers and headphones are needed in order to participate in the hands-on exercise.

Programs will need to be loaded on to participants’ computers for the exercises.  Contact Accessibility Services Canada if you need your IT department to do this ahead of time.

Excellent workshop! Handy checklist and helpful information to understand WCAG 2.0.


  • High quality instruction by a Web Accessibility Specialist
  • Small class size 
  • Accessibility Compliance Evaluation Checklist
  • Complimentary coffee and tea
  • A chance to network with other professionals
  • Official recognition for your participation (that you can share on LinkedIn, Facebook or your resume)


Accommodations available upon request. 

Certificate of Completion

After viewing this webinar you will be awarded a personalized Certificate of Completion which can be shared on LinkedIn, Twitter,  and Facebook, downloaded as a PDF or shared via URL.

Webinar Permissions

Your purchase gives one person access to view this webinar for 7 days from the date of purchase. Access is non-transferable and log in details may not be shared with others. No extensions will be given beyond 7 days.

Your purchase gives one person access to view this webinar for 30 days from the date of purchase. Access to this webinar recording cannot be shared with other people. No extensions will be given beyond 30 days.

15% Discount

Order 3 or more tickets to view this webinar and get 15% off your order. The applied discount will appear in the Cart.

Who's Attending

20 people are attending How to Evaluate Your Website’s Accessibility

  • Chantel Da Silva
  • Shawn Bradley
  • Dan Plaskon
  • Gary Bridge
  • Alain Mootoo
  • Michelle Baily
  • Catherine Binnington
  • Nikki Bertoia
  • Karen Ritson
  • Lisa Steele
  • Alan McSpadden
  • Francine Levesque
  • Karen Hawkins
  • Andriy Kharchuk
  • Heather Gray


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