Drupal Web Accessibility

Learn how to apply accessibility standards to your Drupal design and development practices.

Course Description

Learn how to apply accessibility standards to your Drupal design and development practices. As new laws that enforce accessibility standards get rolled out and more people move online for essential services, it's more important than ever before to ensure your website is an inclusive place for everyone, no matter their abilities.

This course will give you hands-on experience incorporating accessibility standards into your new or existing website. We'll guide you through accessibility basics, common issues, and teach you how to test and implement accessibility improvements using Drupal site building and theming.

Learning Objectives

  • Accessibility terminology and concepts
  • Understanding web accessibility and assistive technologies
  • Creating more accessible content
  • Design considerations for accessibility
  • Identifying and resolving common accessibility issues at the code level
  • Using theming techniques to resolve accessibility problems
  • Accessibility testing tools
  • Incorporating accessibility best practices into your workflow

Syllabus

  • Accessibility fundamentals
  • Accessibility basics
  • Assistive technology
  • Testing tools
  • Content considerations
  • Design considerations
  • Developer considerations
  • Accessibility audit
  • Additional resources and modules
  • Accessibility fact sheet

Who Will Get the Most Out of This Course

This course is ideal for site builders, developers and designers looking to incorporate accessibility best practices into new or existing Drupal websites.

FAQ

What do I need to bring? You need to bring a laptop and charger to the course. Or contact us to rent a laptop.

Can I pay with a cheque? In most cases, we do accept payment by cheque. Contact us and we can issue you an invoice for the training.

What size is the class? Our classes usually have 6-10 participants, and we have a hard limit of 12 participants per trainer. 

Do you offer discounts for charities or individuals? Yes, contact us to receive a discount on the course.

Do you offer custom training? Yes, we can provide on-site, custom training for your team. Just get in touch with us and we can set up a training that fits your needs.

Do you offer refunds? Tickets are non-refundable, however it's free and easy to transfer your ticket to another person. Contact us to let us know if you'd like to transfer your registration.

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