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Accessibility Workshop Series

The Laurier Accessible Learning Centre is pleased to announce the new Certificate in Accessibility: Three Part Workshop Series accredited by the Laurier Experience Record.

The Winter 2018 Workshop Series features three distinct components of accessibility relevant to the university teaching and learning environment. The purpose of this certificate is to educate faculty, staff and students, in developing comprehensive skills using a practical approach. This 3-part workshop series will employ the guidelines and standards in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarian's with Disabilities Act (AODA), while also including best practices to promote accessibility and universal design. Participants must complete all three (1 hour) components of the series to earn the Certificate in Accessibility accredited by the Laurier Experience Record upon completion.

Workshops - Waterloo campus

1) Accessible Events/Social Media:

Focus is on the key accessibility considerations in the programing and marketing of events, including the choice of venue.

Feb 7 @ 2:30pm - 3:30pm  Location L314 (Library)

Feb 28 @ 1:00pm - 2:00pm Location L314 (Library)

 

2)  Accessible Documents:

Focus is on creating accessible electronic documents including power point presentations, MyLS pages and printed materials

Feb 6 @ 1:00pm - 2:00pm  Location L314 (Library)

Mar 1 @ 10:30am -11:30am  Location L314 (Library)

 

3) Accessible Presentations:

Focus is on inclusivity considerations for lectures and presentations, in order to ensure that the sharing of information is engaging, inclusive and accessible

Feb 8 @ 9:00am -10:00am  Location L314 (Library)

Mar 2 @ 2:30pm - 3:30pm Location L314 (Library)

 

These workshops are being offered in partnership with the Diversity and Equity Office and the Centre for Student Success.

Online Registration Required

 

Workshops-Brantford

1) Accessible Events/Social Media:

Focus is on the key accessibility considerations in the programing and marketing of events, including the choice of venue.

Feb 14th @ 2:30pm - 3:30pm - Accessible Events - GRH102A

Feb 27th @ 2:30pm - 3:30pm - Accessible Events - GRH102A

2) Accessible Documents

Focus is on creating accessible documents. Participants will learn hands-on how to create accessible electronic documents

Feb 12th @ 11:30am -12:30pm - Accessible Documents - GRH106

Mar 1st @ 10:00am - 11:00am - Accessible Documents - GRH106

3) Accessible Presentations:

Focus is on inclusivity considerations for lectures and presentations, in order to ensure that the sharing of information is engaging, inclusive and accessible

Feb 13th @ 2:30pm – 3:30pm - Accessible presentations - CB205

Feb. 26th @ 10:00am - 11:00am- Accessible presentations - GRH102A

Online Registration Requsted

 

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