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Creating Accessible Content: Section 508 and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 Resources

 
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Creating Accessible Content: Section 508 and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 Resources
by GABRIEL MARTINEZ - Friday, May 21, 2021, 10:40 AM
 

Creating Accessible Content

The Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act (law) requires that USDA and all federal agencies comply with WCAG 2.1 Level A and Level AA Success Criteria and Conformance Requirements for accessibility.

Below is a list of resources to assist with accessibility.


Accessibility Standards and Guidelines

USDA

AgLearn FAQs

Accessibility Testing Tools

Section508.gov - Create Accessible Electronic Documents

GSA - Accessibility Courses

AgLearn Courses

LinkedIn Learning - Accessibility Courses

(available to all USDA Federal Employees)

Percipio - Accessibility Courses

(available to all USDA Federal Employees)

Skillsoft - Accessibility Courses

(available to all USDA Federal Employees)

Screen Reading Tools

** Contact your IT Help Desk prior to installing any programs on your government computer or mobile device.