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Re: VPAT E-learning


From: Jon Gunderson
Date: Feb 21, 2006 7:40AM

Here is an example VPAT:

What VPAT you develop for a course would depend on the

If is just static HTML:
1194.22 Web-based intranet and internet information and
applications. 16 rules.

If there are interactive components or other software:
1194.21 Software applications and operating systems.

If there is multi-media, some of these may apply:
1194.24 Video and multimedia products.

In any case you would probably want to state which
requirements you course needs to comply with and which they do


---- Original message ----
>Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2006 18:41:46 +0530
>From: "priti" < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
>Subject: [WebAIM] VPAT E-learning
>To: "WebAIM Discussion List" < <EMAIL REMOVED> >
> Hi All,
> Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) is
> posted to state the company's stand on accessibility
> for different products and services. I have a query
> relating to the same. If a vendor wants to post the
> VPAT for an e-learning course, which section 508
> guidelines are applicable for e-learning course?
> Which of the section 508 standards will the VPAT of
> an e-learning course include? I would be also
> interested to view an on-line example of such a
> VPAT. Links for such examples would be of great
> help...
> Regards,
> Priti Rohra
> Accessibility Tester
> Net Systems Informatics (I) Pvt. Ltd.
> India
> Tel: 91-22-26860485/6 extn: 28
> Url: www.n-syst.com

Jon Gunderson, Ph.D.
Director of IT Accessibility Services
Campus Information Technologies and Educational Services (CITES)
Coordinator of Assistive Communication and Information Technology
Disability Resources and Education Services (DRES)

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