Learn more about making your digital content more accessible through trainings with the Office of IT Accessibility (OITA).
The workshops highlight accessibility issues that may arise in webpages, videos, course materials, work documents, and other content. Topics range from the basics to more specific areas, such as teleconferencing and social media accessibility.
OITA is offering several training opportunities throughout the fall that are available to Rutgers students, staff, and faculty.
- Introduction to accessibility
Sept. 8 – 10-11:15 a.m.
- Content accessibility 101
Sept. 24 – 11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
- Web accessibility 101
Oct. 7 – 11 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
- PowerPoint accessibility
Oct. 19 – 2-3:15 p.m.
- PDF accessibility
Nov. 9 – 2-3:15 p.m.
- Captioning 101
Nov. 22 – 10-11:15 a.m.
- Teleconferencing accessibility
Dec. 3 – 10-11:15 a.m.
- Social media accessibility
Dec. 9 – 2-3:15 p.m.
Visit the training page to get more information on the upcoming workshops and see which option is right for you.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions you have about the trainings. The OITA staff can also create special curated trainings for your organization based on your requests.
The Rutgers community has free access to Deque University, a collection of online training courses in accessibility. To request access, fill out the Deque University signup form.
Get content reviewed for accessibility
OITA provides comprehensive accessibility auditing to your team’s digital content and can assist with fixing any issues you may have. Through manual and automated accessibility scans, OITA staff can thoroughly and efficiently provide meaningful feedback to shape accessible digital experiences at Rutgers.
Email email@example.com to get your content audited and discuss your options to remedy accessibility issues.Tags: accessibility