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Accessibility in Microsoft Word is a Course

Accessibility in Microsoft Word

Self-paced

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Full course description

Learn how to put your new accessibility knowledge into practice in Microsoft Word! This course provides a step-by-step walkthrough of how to make an unformatted Word document accessible to people with disabilities across three platforms: Windows, macOS, and Web. 

Topics covered include:

  • Semantics
  • Styles
  • Fonts
  • Color Contrast
  • Heading Structure
  • Lists
  • Tables
  • Hyperlinks
  • Images
  • Charts and Color Alone
  • Table of Contents
  • Removing Review Content
  • How to use the Microsoft Accessibility Checker
  • How to export your file to a PDF
  • And more!

Time to roll up those sleeves and really dig into how to apply accessibility principles to your documents in a real world situation!

Successful completion of this course will award a Credly (new window) badge. Please note that badge award may take up to 24 hours after course completion.