COAA - Online Education and Certification Opportunities

Online Education Opportunities:


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

DRES IT Accessibility Badging Program

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

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 

UDUC / Universal Design & Accessibility

Recorded Sessions from Accessing Higher Ground 2017-2019

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


Certification Opportunities:



International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP) Certification Programs

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 using one the seats in this membership, 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