ADA Call to Action!

ADA Compliance

ADA Compliance Resources

Accessibility and Digital Learning at CPCC: An Employee Resource Guide (opens in a new tab/window).

Step-by-Step Tutorial on how to use the Accessibility and Digital Learning at CPCC guide (opens in a new tab/window).

Panopto Automatic Captioning (opens in a new tab/window).

The Faculty Checklist for Teaching Online Courses (opens in a new tab/window).

The required template for all online courses (opens in a new tab/window).

Accessibility Checkers (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) (opens in a new tab/window).

FREE Webinars offered through the VLC!  Visit the VLC to register for these webinars and have access to topics that include:

  • Writing Alt Text
  • Captioning
  • Math Accessibility Tools
  • Accessibility Handbook for Online Courses
  • And much more!

ADA Compliance Kahoot!

  • Challenge yourself and your coworkers with ADA questions such as...
    • Are Google Documents accessible?
    • If a video is included in a Blackboard shell, when should it be captioned?
    • When you save a document, how should it be formatted?
    • ...and more! Each question is followed by a detailed explanation for the correct answer.

ADA Boot Camp Schedule

Date Location Time Room
June 21 Harper 9 AM - 1 PM HP 106, HP 120, HP 350, HP 352M

Check LearnerWeb to enroll in the sessions listed above (opens in a new tab/window). Keep in mind that not all sessions will be available at one time, so check the schedule in LearnerWeb often. Try using the keywords "ADA" or "Bootcamp" when searching for the ADA Bootcamp sessions. Walk-ins are welcome!


Structure of the Boot Camps

These will be four (4) separate working sessions, so please come prepared with your Word, PowerPoint, PDF and Video in hand.  Each session is one hour in duration, but will be offered four times during the specified timeframe.

For example:

Feb. 9 - Central Campus - 9 AM - 1 PM

How to Make Your Word document ADA Accessible (Choose your session)

  • Session 1:  9 AM - 10 AM
  • Session 2: 10 AM - 11 AM
  • Session 3:  11 AM - 12 PM
  • Session 4:  12 PM - 1 PM

Download the handout: Accessible Word Documents Checklist (.docx)

How to Make Your PDF ADA Accessible (Choose your session)

  • Session 1:  9 AM - 10 AM
  • Session 2: 10 AM - 11 AM
  • Session 3:  11 AM - 12 PM
  • Session 4:  12 PM - 1 PM

Download the handout: Creating Accessible PDFs (.pdf) AND Accessibility Checker (.docx)

How to Make Your PPT ADA Accessible (Choose your session)

  • Session 1:  9 AM - 10 AM
  • Session 2: 10 AM - 11 AM
  • Session 3:  11 AM - 12 PM
  • Session 4:  12 PM - 1 PM

Download the handout: Creating Accessible PowerPoint Presentations (.docx)

Captioning Videos Using Panopto (Choose your session)

  • Session 1:  9 AM - 10 AM
  • Session 2: 10 AM - 11 AM
  • Session 3:  11 AM - 12 PM
  • Session 4:  12 PM - 1 PM

Download the handouts: Automatic Captioning in Panopto (.docx)  AND Manual captioning in Panopto (.pdf)

Additional handouts: Blackboard Accessibility Checklist (.docx) AND CPCC Accessibility Quick Guide (.docx)