Web Accessibility Training
Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa and worldwide via Webex More

Accessible InDesign
Version CS 5.5, 6, Creative Cloud

  • Duration: 1 day
  • Audience: Designers, Content Authors

This is a “hands-on” course for anyone who creates PDF content for websites using InDesign as the source document format. A USB key with tools and techniques are provided.

What You Will Learn:

  • WCAG: an overview of what is important to InDesign content providers
  • Working with metadata and specifying a document title
  • Creating an accessible template
  • Color contrast ratios
  • Using Paragraph styles
  • Establishing Heading structures
  • Establishing export tag relationships between styles and PDF tags
  • Anchoring graphics
  • Creating Text Alternatives using Object Export options
  • Creating artifacts from graphics
  • Accessible lists and tables
  • Using Navigation features: table of contents, bookmarks, hyperlinks and cross-references
  • Headers/footers, footnotes and references
  • An intro to creating accessible forms
  • Using accessibility settings when importing and exporting


Intermediate experience with Adobe InDesign

Why choose

Can Adapt
for accessibility training?

  1. We know the pulse of WCAG: Learn with a 15 year WCAG veteran, the only Canadian Invited Expert on the WCAG standard .
  2. Hands-on experience with web developers: We have worked with webmasters from some of the largest organizations.
  3. Practical tools: Not “one-size-fits-all”, flexible relationships, customized to your website. Tons of tools, tips, tricks & resources.
  4. Dynamic and engaging training: Energetic, fun and interactive. Some courses include demos with persons with disabilities.
  5. Additional support: Each student get a free 30-minute telephone and/or email consult within one month of the course.


For a quote or just to chat about your organization's needs


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