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5 keys for Section 508 Compliance and Web Accessibility

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However, designing and developing eLearning content that is accessible to individuals with hearing, vision, cognitive, or other disabilities doesn’t have to be a scary thing. Most private companies still want to make a good-faith effort to deliver courses and products that are as accessible as possible. Accessible PDFs: NASWA and DOL provided accessible versions of downloadable PDF with proper tags and readable text (no scanned text or images).

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The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Why enable people who have disabilities relating to hearing, vision, mobility, or cognition to access the training that your organization provides? Elearning can include: PDF files that are available to be downloaded and read on a device such as a tablet or computer. In this context, accessibility means making digital content available to and usable by those with disabilities, most often disabilities relating to vision, hearing, mobility, or cognition.

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The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Why enable people who have disabilities relating to hearing, vision, mobility, or cognition to access the training that your organization provides? Elearning can include: PDF files that are available to be downloaded and read on a device such as a tablet or computer. In this context, accessibility means making digital content available to and usable by those with disabilities, most often disabilities relating to vision, hearing, mobility, or cognition.

Principles and Tools from “Modern Accessibility Techniques,” Hiram Kuykendall’s AAUG Presentation

The Learning Dispatch

And of course, there’s the primary reason behind accessible web and app development: It enables those who are blind or have visual impairments, or who are deaf or hard of hearing, or who have mobility or cognitive challenges, to enjoy, access, and otherwise participate in the digital modern world we live in. Finally, Hiram recommends developers attempt to use their products with a screen reader. Voiceover — A native feature in Apple products that functions as a screen reader.