Online Education and Certification Opportunities

Training Opportunities Available At UVA:

Digital Accessibility Training


Certification Opportunities:IAAP Organizational Member Logo

International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP) Certification Programs

Current Training Opportunities For Certification Available Through IAAP


UVA has an institutional membership for IAAP. This level of membership offers:

  • a limited number of complimentary certification exam vouchers
  • discounted and free access to professional development training opportunities

If you are interested in enrolling in our membership and/or using one these certification testing vouchers, contact the Coordinator of Academic Accessibility.

Information Accessibility Design & Policy - Professional Certificate

College of Applied Health Sciences / University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Assistive Technology Certificate Program / Certificate of Advanced Professional Development

Center on Disabilities / California State University - Northridge

JAWS® and ZoomText® Certification

Freedom Scientific


Online Education Opportunities:


Trusted Tester and ICT Testing Baseline

Section 508 / US Access Board

WebAIM Accessibility Training

Utah State University; Institute for Disability Research, Policy, and Practice

The Chang School Digital Accessibility Teaching and Learning Resources

Ryerson University; Digital Accessibility Training at The Chang School of Continuing Education

W3C/Introduction to Web Accessibility

W3Cx (The World Wide Web Consortium)

Accessibility Training

Section 508 / GSA Government-wide IT Accessibility Program

Basics of Inclusive Design for Online Education

Coursera & CU-Boulder

An Introduction to Accessibility and Inclusive Design

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Self-Paced Accessibility Courses

California Community Colleges / Accessibility Center

Creating More Accessible Documents / Karlen Communications Training

Karen McCall 

Master of Science in Disability Services in Higher Education

CUNY School of Professional Studies

Master of Science in Assistive Technology Engineering

Tseng College / California State University - Northridge

Master of Science in Assistive Technology Studies and Human Services

Tseng College / California State University - Northridge