Websites are often dynamic, interactive experiences. Yes even the most complex websites can also be highly usable and accessible for everyone. You test sprint products to ensure they're ready to showcase. Do you test for web accessibility?

Learning outcomes

In this half day workshop you’ll learn the requirements for web accessibility, and techniques to verify compliance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG).

  • Introduction to accessibility – who benefits and how
  • Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) – what you need to know
  • Assistive technologies and strategies - how people with disabilities use the internet
  • Screen readers - what they are how to use them
  • Accessibility testing techniques

You'll also get:

  • Web accessibility testing tools
  • Handy, simplified WCAG checklist

We'll test some web pages together and then you'll run your own tests

Prior knowledge

Attendees for this course are likely to be QA Testers. Your general understanding of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript will be helpful though not essential.