Access Board Webinar: Accessible PDFs

Section 508 Best Practices Webinar

US Access Board logoThe U.S. Access Board is offering a free webinar series on standards issued under Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act which requires access to information and communication technology in the federal sector. The next webinar in this series is scheduled for July 30 from 1:00 to 2:30 (ET) and will explain how to create, test, and remediate PDF files to ensure access according to the Section 508 Standards. It will address common questions about PDF accessibility and review access issues, solutions, and best practices. Attendees will learn how to manually examine files for access and how to use Adobe Acrobat’s Accessibility Checker to validate and remediate identified accessibility problems. Questions can be submitted in advance of the session or can be posed during the live webinar.

For more details or to register for this or other sessions, visit the accessibilityonline.org website.

The Section 508 Best Practices Webinar Series is made available by the Accessibility Community of Practice of the CIO Council in partnership with the Board.