Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Make Your PDF’s, PowerPoints and Word Docs Accessible

November 20, 2019 @ 12:10 pm - 12:50 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on November 22, 2019 at 12:10 pm

One event on November 26, 2019 at 12:10 pm


Student AccessAbility is offering 3 lunchtime workshops for faculty and staff on how to make documents accessible to students with disabilities, and those with other learning challenges, in the Inclusion Solution Lab (Room 2E.15).

Please contact Rosie Arcuri (roarcuri@dawsoncollege.qc.ca or extension 1217), for any questions or to reserve a spot at one of our computers.

  1. Creating Accessible PowerPoints  –  Wednesday Nov. 20th from 12:10 – 12:50
  2. Creating Accessible PDFs  –  Friday  Nov. 22, 12:10-12:50
  3. Microsoft Accessibility Checker in Word  –  Tuesday Nov. 26,, 12:10-12:50

You can view a short video on creating accessible Word documents for an example of some of the tools we will be putting into practice: https://www.coursera.org/learn/inclusive-design/lecture/DGB3g/creating-accessible-microsoft-word-documents

The Student AccessAbility Centre will be offering other workshops in January. To request specific topics or if you have any questions, contact Rosie Arcuri (roarcuri@dawsoncollege.qc.ca or at local 1217).


November 20, 2019
12:10 pm - 12:50 pm
Event Category:


3040 Sherbrooke Street West
Westmount, Quebec H3Z 1A4 Canada
+ Google Map
(514) 931-8731