Advanced Acrobat Section 508 Accessibility Compliance Training Courses

Adobe Acrobat Section 508 Accessibility Compliance Training Courses – Advanced

Maryland, Virginia, Washington D.C., Virtually Online Live & On-Site

Advanced Acrobat Pro Section 508 Accessibility Training Course Description:

This Advanced Adobe Acrobat Pro Section 508 accessibility training course will help expand your introductory knowledge of compliance with the Federal Government’s ADA Section 508 accessibility regulations. The course will cover advanced software features that are designed to help you meet those requirements. Students are expected to be familiar with Acrobat Pro already, as no time is allotted to review basics of the application. This material is applicable to all recent versions of MS Office & Adobe Acrobat Pro.

Prerequisites for Attending Advanced Acrobat Section 508 Accessibility:

Students need to have completed our Acrobat Pro Section 508 Accessibility Intro course or have working knowledge in all topics covered in the Introduction course outline. Students must have a good working knowledge of computers, operating systems, using a mouse, keyboard, standard menus and commands. Students must be able to open, save, and close applications and files, as well as navigate to other folders. You need a solid understanding of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. It is highly recommended that you have taken Acrobat Pro Intro prior to attending this class. If you use InDesign, it is recommended that you take InDesign Intro prior to this class.

Job Roles that Use Advanced Acrobat Section 508 Accessibility:

Content Creators
Writers
Editors
Desktop Publishers
Instructional Systems Designers
e-Learning and Web Developers

Projects that Use Advanced Acrobat Section 508 Accessibility:

Creating Accessible PDF Files, Presentations, and Publications

Locations for Advanced Acrobat Section 508 Accessibility Training:

In Person at ThinkB!G’s Office in Columbia, MD (next to the Columbia Mall)
Online Live from Anywhere
Private Custom Training On Site or at Your Location
Project Based Training On Site or at Your Location

Times for Advanced Acrobat Section 508 Accessibility Training:

In Person & Online Live: 8:30AM-3:00PM ET / 5:30AM-12:00PM PT (30 Minute Lunch)
Private Custom & Project Based Training: Your preference
*Please click the Dates To Register tab above to see all dates & times available.*

Advanced Acrobat Section 508 Accessibility Training Includes:

Hands-On Training Led by Certified Instructors
Print and/or Digital Courseware
Certificate of Completion
Continental Breakfast Every Day (In Person Only)
Catered Gourmet Deli Lunch Every Day (In Person Only)
Unlimited Snacks and Refreshments (In Person Only)
Notebook & Pen (In Person Only)
Free Parking (In Person Only)

Software Versions:

ThinkB!G open enrollment classes are taught on the most current version of software whenever possible. To request a specific version, please Contact Us or call us at 301-362-2250.

Related Training and Certification Courses:

Acrobat Pro Section 508 Accessibility
Acrobat DC Pro Advanced
Acrobat DC Pro Intro
Advanced Web Accessibility for Web Pages and Applications with WAI-ARIA, WCAG 2.0, and Section 508 Compliance
Intro to Web Accessibility and Section 508 Compliance

Adobe Advanced Acrobat Section 508 Accessibility Training Class Outline

1. Exploring Autotag
Running Autotag on a PDF File
Where Autotag succeeds and where it fails
Fixing errors created in the Autotag process

2. Advanced Accessibility Topics in Adobe Acrobat
Tagging tables with merged cells
Defining scope and span for merged cells
Creating heading and data associations
Addressing layout tables
Adding a table summary
Working with acronyms
Creating table of contents links
Advanced techniques using the Content pane
Remediating footnotes
Security and accessibility
Modifying table tag structure for combined tables
Various techniques for artifacting content

3. Combining Files and Inserting Pages in Acrobat
Inserting pages
Dealing with tags of inserted content
Adjusting tags after inserting pages
Combining multiple files

4. Working with Scanned Documents
Recognizing text in a PDF
Recognize text settings
Generating editable text
Tagging content

5. Advanced Accessibility in Microsoft Word
Working with merged cells
Working with multiple heading levels
Working with complex tables
Artifacting table elements
Working with text boxes

6. Advanced Accessibility in Adobe InDesign
Working with merged data cells
Working with multiple heading levels
Working with complex tables
Adding footnotes

7. Working with Forms
Adding form fields in Acrobat
Adding descriptive text
Properly tagging form fields in Acrobat
Verifying tab order
Creating forms in InDesign
Achieving proper tag structure in InDesign

8. Accessibility in LiveCycle Designer
Types of PDF files in LiveCycle
Adding metadata to a LiveCycle form
Adding labels for form controls
Adding alternative text to images
Defining reading order and tab order
Working with tables
Adding proper structure to form elements
Running the accessibility checker

9. Tagging Infographics for 508/Accessibility
Creative Tagging Techniques

Course Location Start Date End Date Time
Acrobat 508 - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Jan 09, 2019 Thursday, Jan 10, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Acrobat 508 - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Feb 13, 2019 Thursday, Feb 14, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Acrobat 508 - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Mar 13, 2019 Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Acrobat 508 - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Apr 17, 2019 Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Acrobat 508 - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Thursday, May 30, 2019 Friday, May 31, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Acrobat 508 - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Jun 26, 2019 Thursday, Jun 27, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Acrobat 508 - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Jul 24, 2019 Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Acrobat 508 - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Aug 28, 2019 Thursday, Aug 29, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Acrobat 508 - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Oct 02, 2019 Thursday, Oct 03, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Acrobat 508 - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Nov 06, 2019 Thursday, Nov 07, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register
Acrobat 508 - Advanced

Columbia, MD - In Person & Online Live

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2019 Thursday, Dec 19, 2019 8:30 am EDT - 3:00 pm EDT Register