Accessibility Testing Workshop

This course provides a comprehensive overview and guide to accessibility testing for websites and applications. During the course we will focus on the key aspects of ensuring accessibility and meeting WCAG standards in conjunction with relevant legislation.

For whom this course is?

The course is suitable for developers, designers, testers and anyone interested in ensuring the maximum accessibility of their web projects. Upon graduation, participants will be able to effectively test and improve the accessibility of their products, leading to a better user experience for all users.

What will you learn on the course?

Basics and standards:

Acquaintance with the principles of WCAG standards and legislation related to accessibility. A discussion of what levels of accessibility are needed for different types of websites and applications.

Practical approaches to testing:

Viewing directly into the HTML code with an emphasis on the use of landmarks and ARIA tags. Examples of where and how these elements can be used to improve accessibility.

Testing on real examples:

Practical accessibility testing on selected websites and applications, including popular platforms such as Alza, banking websites and government portals.

Automated tools:

Working with automation tools in Chrome such as WAVE. A demonstration of how these tools can make the accessibility testing process easier and faster.

Working with screen readers:

Introduction to NVDA screen reader, the most widely used screen reader for Windows. Hands-on exercise in computer control and web browsing using NVDA to better understand the needs of visually impaired users.

Visual impairment simulation:

Hands-on exercise with limited vision and keyboard-only navigation. An experiential exercise that helps to understand the needs of users with different types of disabilities.

Course details

Course price: 7.500 CZK / 320 EUR

Course duration: 1 day (from 09:00 to 17:00)

*All Prices are excluding VAT. Unless agreed otherwise invoices will be in CZK, for an agreement on the currency contact us at Prices in EUR are indicative and can vary based on the exchange rate.

Martin Vedral will guide you through this course

I have more than 8 years of experience in testing. I've been on various projects from banking or automotive environments as a Test Engineer, Test Analyst, Test Coordinator and Test Manager I have several ISTQB certifications including ISTQB Advanced – Test Analyst. I get involved in other company activities such as training of SQL and internal projects working on company’s transition to self-organizing.

What did attendees say about the course?

"I thoroughly enjoyed the workshop! The tutors were exceptionally professional, friendly, and helpful throughout the session. Their expertise made the learning experience both engaging and informative. I appreciated the introduction to new tools used for Accessibility Testing, which added valuable insights to my skill set. The session truly exceeded my expectations; I had never realized the importance and intrigue of Accessibility Testing until now. It was an eye-opening experience! Overall, I found the event to be brilliant and immensely enjoyable. Thank you for such an enlightening opportunity!"

Marina Mulyukina

"Kurz byl nejen velmi informativní, ale také inspirativní. Pomohl mi porozumět důležitosti designu pro všechny uživatele, včetně těch se zrakovým postižením. Školitelé byli velmi příjemní a ochotný zodpovědět jakékoliv otázky. Doporučuji tento kurz nejen těm, kteří o téma accessibility zajímají, ale všem, kteří si chtějí rozšířit své znalosti."

Filip Harašta

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