Accessible Document Basics

Fundamental

Get to know how people with disabilities access your documents and learn about the barriers we unconsciously put in their way. This introductory session will explain a lot of the concepts you’ll hear talked about and help you be certain your information is accurately conveyed to all readers.

  1. What’s it like to use Assistive Technology
  2. Office vs Acrobat
  3. Document Info in Office
  4. Alternative Text in Office
  5. Best Practices for Creating PDFs
  6. Null Alt Text and Decorative Objects
  7. The Tags Panel and Content Panel
  8. Giving Table Summaries
  9. Adding Document Structure
  10. Attaching an Accessibility Report to a Document

Class Length: 1 hour. Can include up to 50 attendees in one session.