• About IAAP

    Accessibility professionals from around the world come together to define, promote and improve the accessibility profession through networking, education and certification. Join today and become part of the Global Accessibility Community!

    About IAAP
  • About IAAP

    Accessibility professionals from around the world come together to define, promote and improve the accessibility profession through networking, education and certification. Join today and become part of the Global Accessibility Community!

    About IAAP

 IAAP Launches Accessible Built Environments Initiative

The September 2020 Launch focuses on providing resources, professional development, and a global networking component for accessibility professionals working in built environments.  View full details on program launch.

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Professional Development Webinars
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Announcements

Authoring tools should include accessibility support – would you like to try it out? Funka is leading an EU-Funded research project called WE4Authors Cluster. The goal is to create by default accessibility features to help web authors in their content creation. User testing begins this month and the project is seeking volunteers to get involved.  Volunteer for WE4Authors.

Be one of the first to earn a CPABE or ADS Certification!  Pilot Exams for Certified Professional in Accessible Built Environments (CPABE) or Certified Accessible Document Specialist (ADS) to be launched in September. 

September / October 2020 Exam Dates.  2020 September/October Exam Session Applications are now open and available for CPACC and WAS Exams.
Exams can be taken from September 14 – October 31, 2020.  Price increases have been delayed until January 2021!

Weekly Certification DropIn Sessions - Get answers to your Certification questions and about remote proctoring options.

Sign up for a Member Orientation!  New to IAAP, or need refreshed on your member benefits?  Sign up for a 30 minute session to receive an overview of IAAP benefits and ask our membership team questions.



IAAP Response to NFB Resolution 2020-20 and invitation to join a coalition to advance accessibility in the test/exam assessment environment.

The PUC University of Chile is now offering a Diploma in Architecture and Universal Accessibility 2020.  Learn more about this program.

Kryterion Online Remote and New Home-Based Private Proctoring Guidelines.  Our first interest is the health and safety of our accessibility community.  With COVID-19 and the shift to remote work, social distancing, and staying at home, there are a number of disruptions being discovered.  New on-line remote proctoring options are now for those wishing to sit for an exam.

Events

2020 Organizational & Professional Development Webinar Series - Digital Accessibility - The Forest and the Trees: Scaling for Enterprise-Level Digital Accessibility.  Live October 21st.

2020/2021 Organizational & Professional Development Webinar Series -Built EnvironmentCampus Accessibility from the Perspective of an Employee with a Disability.  Live October 15th.

Web Accessibility in Higher Education: ConferenceThis virtual event is being hosted by the IAAP Nordic chapter.  Tuesday 20 October.

The 5th Annual ICT Accessibility Testing SymposiumVirtual event being held October 21-23.

LivABLE Environment Conference.  Virtual event in Canada.  October 28-30.  *IAAP members receive an exclusive discount!  Email marketing@accessibilityassociation.org to receive your promo code.
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