Web Accessibility Training & Courses

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IAAP Certification Preparation Course

Learn everything you need to know to pass the IAAP certification exam (CPACC: Certified Professional in Accessibility Core Competencies) in Deque's IAAP certification exam preparation course.

IAAP certification prep course

Deque Announces Scholarships—Free Access to Deque University—for People with Disabilities

If you have a disability, you can qualify for free access to Deque University to learn web accessibility skills.

Learn about the scholarships

Accessibility Tip: Add Text Transcripts for Video and Audio Elements

Many people are familiar with the benefits of providing synchronized captions. They allow people who have hearing impairments to understand the full meaning of a video. They also help people who don't have hearing impairments - for example, a person watching a video in a library who has forgotten her headphones.

But providing captions is only one of the important steps. In addition, a text transcript must be provided. Why is this?

Read more detail about this accessibility tip.

Online Self-Paced Web Accessibility Training

Deque University offers a wealth of web accessibility information, packaged into online learning modules that you can access any time, anywhere, and at your own pace. You can walk through each module step by step, or you can use Deque University as a handy reference to find answers to specific questions related to your current projects.

Enroll in online courses

New to Web Accessibility?

We can help you get up to speed. Start with our class in Web Accessibility Fundamentals to learn the basics of disability types, assistive technologies, universal design, and how people with disabilities use the web.

Looking to go beyond web accessibility basics?

We can help you learn the advanced aspects of web accessibility too. Advanced topics include Custom JavaScript and ARIA Widgets and Dynamic Updates, AJAX, and Single-Page Apps. Or, if you are working with PDF files, you may want to enroll in our courses on MS Office Accessibility, PDF Accessibility, or InDesign Accessibility. Other specialized courses are also available.

See the list of courses and packages for more information.