Introduction to Accessibility

Overview

An introduction course to accessibility and the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

This half day course will give you a basic grounding in the effects of the regulations, what you as an organisation need to be doing, what accessibility means to your staff and external users, and where you can go to start finding out more.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this training, delegates should have the knowledge and tools to:

  • Be able to define what accessibility and inclusion mean

  • Know what legal obligations public sector bodies are under to deliver accessible services

  • Know where to go to find out more about accessibility and get support

  • Be able to identify basic accessibility concerns for a variety of different users

Getting a Quote

All Able offer pricing that reflect the size and complexity of the work required. All Able also offer discount provision for certain parts of the public sector.

To get a quote for a specific piece of work please contact us at info@allable.co.uk and provide us with as much of the suggested information listed below to help us quickly provide you with an accurate response.


Suggested Information

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  • Your name

  • Organisation

  • Which training course you are interested in

  • Where (town) and When you are looking to hold the course.

  • How many people do you have interested?

  • Any specialist requirements?

Agenda

Welcome and clarification of learning objectives - 9:30

Session 1 Accessibility and Inclusion - 9:45 to 11:00

  • Disability in the UK - background (15 mins)

  • What do the terms accessibility and inclusion mean (15 mins)

  • How does accessibility and disability affect everyone exercise (15 mins)

  • Common accessibility faults and how to spot them (40 mins)

Morning break - 11:00 to 11:15

Session 2 Legal obligations and more - 11:15 to 12:30

  • Equality and Accessibility Legislation in the UK (30 mins)

    • Equality Act 2010 and other laws

    • Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) Accessibility Regulations 2018

  • Finding out more about accessibility and inclusion (15 mins)

  • Popup Empathy Lab (30 mins)

    • Try out disability simulation gear and some assistive tech