Making Accessible Organisations

  • 1 day in class
  • Bring your own laptop
  • £500 + VAT
  • Max. 12 students

Leads you through the elements of how to embed accessibility throughout your organisation, to ensure it’s done well and consistently well across all your sites and apps. Covers how to set accessibility policies, get effective training and expert support, and how to govern and measure the ROI of accessibility across your digital product portfolio. Based on Jonathan Hassell’s best-selling Inclusive Design for Organisations.

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You will learn how to...

Embed accessibility across your organisation via the 5 keys of inclusive design

  • Expand Awareness - how to embed motivation for accessibility through business drivers
  • Embed Strategy - deep dive into how to embed accessibility in policies, strategies, practices and staff competencies
  • Enable Process - how to embed accessibility in your product development lifecycle process
  • Measure Effects - how to measure the impact your accessibility improvements make, to prove return on investment
  • Continually Evolve - how to ensure that your accessibility strategy flexes with changing technologies

Who is it for?

Suitable for anyone responsible for leading their organisation's accessibility work - for example: Heads of Accessibility, Governance and Risk, Diversity & Inclusion, Customer Experience & Design, or Standards Compliance

Benefits

To you

  • You will get a copy of the book ‘Inclusive Design for Organisations’, based off the ISO 30071-1 standard
  • You will get a roadmap for, and start to defining, your Accessibilty Action Plan to embed accessibility throughout your organisation
  • You will get to learn from people who have successfully architected accessibility strategies for large and complex organisations

To your organisation

  • A clearer understanding and strategic way of understanding inclusive design and how you make this your ‘business as usual’, in a planned, efficient and sustainable way
  • Ensuring that inclusive design is not a ‘fad’, or single event but works across fiscal years and movement of individuals in the organisation
  • A key step on your journey to becoming certified as compliant with ISO 30071-1

Prerequisites

Skills

  • We'll send you an online pre-existing knowledge & skills questionnaire before the course, to help focus the training to the key needs of those attending

Tech

  • Bring your own laptop so you can participate in the key training exercises

Meet one of our trainersAbout Jonathan

Jonathan is one of the world's top digital usability & accessibility thought leaders. He has over 18 years’ experience in identifying new directions and challenges in digital accessibility, finding best practice process and technology solutions, authoring international standards and presenting best practices to conference audiences across the world. He has just delivered the new International accessibility Standard ISO 30071-1, which is based on the British Accessibility Standards BS 8878 …

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