DRES IT Accessibility Badging Program

The Accessible Information Technology Group (AITG) is now offereing digital badge courses in the are of IT Accessibility. Participants who attend and complete final projects in these online, non-credit courses will be awarded digital badges which can be displayed on sites such as LinkedIn or Twitter, or placed in a badge/eportfolio platform. AITG will be adding courses to the program throughout the year. If you have any questions, please contact Christy Blew at clblew@illinois.edu.

Courses will delivered using Blackboard and Blackboard Collaborate.

Current Courses

Web Design: Landmarks, Headings, Page Titles and Navigation

  • March 15, 2017
  • Instructor: Jon Gunderson
  • Online, 10am - 3 pm: 4 hour course instruction, an hour lunch, and breaks
  • Cost: $215 (20% discount for .edu participants)

Web Design: Web Accessibility Evaluation Basics

  • TBA
  • Instructor: Lori Lane
  • Online, 9am - 1pm: 4 hour course instruction with breaks
  • Cost: $215 (20% discount for .edu participants)

Web Design: Form Controls and Links

  • April 12, 2017
  • Instructor: Jon Gunderson
  • Online, 9am - 4 pm: 6 hour course instruction, an hour lunch, and breaks
  • Cost: $305 (20% discount for .edu participants)

Introduction: Accessibility, Users, and Requirements

  • TBA
  • Instructor: Lori Lane
  • Online, 9am - Noon: 3 hour course instruction with breaks
  • Cost: $170 (20% discount for .edu participants)

Web Design: Introduction to Accessible Web Widgets with ARIA

  • April 26, 2017
  • Instructor: Jon Gunderson
  • Online, 9am - 4 pm: 6 hour course instruction, an hour lunch, and breaks
  • Cost: $305 (20% discount for .edu participants)

Web Design: Video Captioning, Audio Descriptions, and Accessible Media Players

  • May 3, 2017
  • Instructor: Christy Blew
  • Online, 9am - 4 pm: 6 hour course instruction, an hour lunch, and breaks
  • Cost: $305 (20% discount for .edu participants)

Click here to enroll in any of the badging courses