NDA ICS Web Accessibility Directive Training Series
The National Disability Authority in partnership with the Irish Computer Society (ICS) continues its series of information and training events to promote accessibility practice among public bodies and digital agencies. Exploring topics including universal design, accessible documents and organisational roles to improve the accessibility of websites and mobile apps, the series will consider the path to compliance with the EU Web Accessibility Directive.
Web Accessibility Directive Training Series 2022
Speakers included Dr Eric Velleman, professor of Inclusive Digital Design & Engineering from the HAN University of Applied Sciences and Gerry Ellis, a retired software engineer and global accessibility champion.
Session 1: Accessibility: The right choice - Inclusion, universal design and accessibility in online public services
Session 2: How to Create Accessible Documents and Presentations
Session 3: Accessibility Testing in Mobile Apps
Session 4: Organisational factors to improve accessibility
- Slides - Session 4: Organisational factors to improve accessibility
- Web accessibility in your organisation: roles and responsibilities
The National Disability Authority in partnership with the Irish Computer Society held a series of free online information seminars and training webinars on the Directive during September to December 2021. The series was relevant to public bodies, industry and disabled persons organisations. Each information seminar was followed by a more in-depth training webinar on the same topic.