Introduction to Web Site Accessibility and Usability

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See registration procedures and cost (if applicable). If you need special accommodations, please contact Lydia Durham at Lydia.Durham@uscmed.sc.edu or (803)935-5263. If possible, please make your requests a week before the training.

NOTE: The Center for Disability Resources has a fragrance-free policy. Please do not wear perfume or strongly scented lotion when attending workshops.


Date: Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Time: 10 am - 12 pm
Location:
Fast Forward Community Technology Center
3223 Devine Street
Columbia SC, 29205
Trainers: Janet Jendron, SCATP, Clay Jeffcoat, SCSDB

This workshop is full. Any registrants will be placed on a waiting list in case of cacellations. This workshop will also be repeated.

Description: Can people with disabilities and age related limitations access and use your web site? What does the law say? What's the difference between accessibility and usability? What are common barriers for people who use assistive technology to read a web site? How can these barriers be prevented and addressed? This is an introductory training, useful to anyone designing or updating web sites. We'll demonstrate how assistive technology is used to access the internet. This training is interactive and participants will have hands-on experience using accessibility tools. Space is limited to no more than 30.

Cost: Free, but pre-registration is required.

To register for this workshop:

For questions, call Will McCain at (803) 935-5004 or Lydia Durham at (803) 935-5263 or 800-915-4522.

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