DRES IT Accessibility Badging Program

The Accessible Information Technology Group (AITG) is now offering online digital badging courses in the area of IT Accessibility. Participants who attend and complete badging requirements will be awarded digital badges which can be displayed on sites such as LinkedIn or Twitter, or placed in a badge/eportfolio platform. AITG will be adding courses to the program throughout the year. If you have any questions, please contact Christy Blew at clblew@illinois.edu.

Courses are delivered using Blackboard and Blackboard Collaborate.

Register now at http://go.illinois.edu/a11y-badges-register

2017-2018 Sessions:

Landmarks, Headings, Page Titles and Navigation

Registration Closes on October 6th at Noon CST


Form Controls and Links

Registration Closes on October 20th at Noon CST


Introduction to Accessible Web Widgets with ARIA

Registration Closes on November 15th at Noon CST


Web accessibility Evaluation for Non-technical Users (3-part course)

Registration Closes on December 15th at Noon CST

  • January 3, 4, and 5, 2018
  • 10am – Noon Central Time (2 hrs each day with breaks) on the 3rd and 5th
  • 10am - 11am on the 4th
  • Prerequisites: Accessibility 101
  • Cost: $195
  • Detailed Course Information
  • Instructor: Lori Lane

Web accessibility Evaluation for Technical Users (3-part course)

Registration Closes on December 15th at Noon CST


Multimedia

Registration TBA


Use of color and color contrast

Registration TBA

  • 2 Hour session to be delivered during week of March 19-23, 2018

Accessible graphics

Registration TBA

  • 2 Hour session to be delivered during week of March 19-23, 2018

Response design accessibility evaluation

Registration TBA

  • 2 Hour session
  • Date TBA