Templates and revamps, including for Sec. 508
Automated workflow consulting
Ongoing classes in Sec. 508 accessibility, MS Office, desktop publishing, EPUBs, and Acrobat
Classroom and live-online sessions
Private, custom training at your site
Consulting for Sec. 508 accessibility
Custom templates for Sec. 508 Word, PowerPoint, and InDesign
Smooth sailing Sec. 508 workflow
Latest musings on publishing, technology, and Sec. 508 accessibility
Client case studies
November 20-21, Classroom with online option, daytime
Learn how to create accessible Word files and export compliant PDFs.
August 21-24, live online class
September 19-22, live online class
The industry's most thorough course on making accessible PDFs from InDesign layout files. Taught by award-winning art director and accessibility expert, Bevi Chagnon, this class is filled with tips, tricks, and best practices.
November 6, combo-classroom and live online class
A one-day refresher that covers the new tools and techniques for making compliant PDFs from Indy layouts. This special refresher class is only for those who've been in Bevi's previous 508+InDesign classes through PubCom or the GPO.
These GPO-sponsored classes are for federal employees and contractors only.
Bevi Chagnon will be speaking at these upcoming conferences and seminars.
Communication Central's Be a Better Freelancer annual conference will be in Rochester NY, September 15-16, 2017. Bevi Chagnon will present on EPUBs and accessibile documents for writers and editors. Stellar conference for freelancers, it's one of Bevi's favorites.
TechAccessOK 2017 will be in Midwest City, Oklahoma, October 16-17, 2017. A great conference that focuses on accessibility in technology and the web. Bevi Chagnon will conduct a full-day workshop on making accessible PDFs from MS Word.
GPO Federal Publishing Council hosts free informational seminars at the US Government Publishing office (GPO). Attend in person at GPO's office in downtown Washington, DC, or online. Everything federal publishers need to know is covered during these sessions. At the November 8th session, Bevi Chagnon will present on federal Sec. 508 accessibility requirements for federal agencies.
Accessing Higher Ground is the leading conference for accessibility in academia. This year's week-long conference is in Westminster, CO (Denver), November 13-17, 2017. Bevi Chagnon will be presenting on several accessibility and publishing topics at the conference: Contracting Language for Accessible Documents, PDF/UA for Accessible PDFs, and Creating Accessible PDFs from Adobe InDesign.
PDF Day is the pre-eminant event for all things PDF. Coordinated by the PDF Association, the 2018 session will be in Washington, DC on January 29. Sessions will focus on various PDF technologies for government workflows. Bevi Chagnon will present on managing Sec. 508 accessibility requirements for federal publishers.
The US Access Board offers free monthly webinars on various accessibility topics, including Sec. 508 for ICT (information communications technology).
The CreativePro Week is the publishing industry's leading annual conference. Next year's week-long design-fest will be in New Orleans, LA, June 4-8, 2018
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