Illinois Assistive Technology Program

Independent Living Through Technology

Information Communication Technology (ICT) Accessibility

IATP offers free training and services for ICT Accessibility

ICT Training:

  • What is Information Communication Technology Accessibility?
  • Basics about accessible web design.
  • How to make accessible documents Word, Power Point, Google Docs.
  • How to make accessible PDF's and remediate PDF's to make them accessible.

ICT Services:

  • 3 page accessibility audit of your website or web app
  • Accessibility audits of PDF's, Word Documents, and PowerPoint Presentations

If you are interested in ICT Accessibility training or services, please email

To learn more about IATP workshops, call (800) 852-5110 or email

Information Communication Technology (ICT) Accessibility Presentations and Resources

Technical Staff Training - What is accessibility? #A11Y

Illinois Education and Technology Conference - Accessibility: What is it, and why is it a law?

Illinois Education and Technology Conference - How do you know your stuff is Accessible?

How to make Accessible Documents

Microsoft Accessibility Checker What You Need To Worry About - NEW!

Learning Technology Center - IT Summer Summit

Web Accessibility for K-12

Digital Documents and Web Accessibility in Schools

Automated Accessibility Testing Tools

Functional Accessibility Evaluator 2.0

WebAim WAVE Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool

Best Practices and Tools

Vision Australia Document Accessibility Toolbar (DAT)

WebAIM: Microsoft Word - Creating Accessible Documents

Google Documents Best Practices

Web Accessibility Initiative - Easy Check Guidelines