Accessible Microsoft Powerpoint Documents

October 5, 2018, 9:00am to 11:00am
Intended audience: 
Academic Support Staff, Graduate Students, Instructors

Learn the basics of creating accessible Powerpoint presentations, using a pre-formatted template and some tools built right into the application.

By the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Locate the BRCOE accessible PowerPoint template

  • Review the Outline View

  • Choose Layout for specific needs

  • Arrange reading order

  • Add Alternative Text

  • Enter Meta Data

  • Run Accessibility Check

  • Export to Adobe Acrobat

NOTE LOCATION: Wheeler Hall, Room 210

Computers will be provided for this workshop. Laptop not necessary.


Registration is unavailable. Registration closed on October 4, 2018 - 5:00pm.

Series description

Digital Learning Services is excited to offer workshops focused on creating accessible documents.  These workshops provide opportunities for hands-on participation, covering common software (Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Acrobat), specialized software for remediation (Ally in bCourses) as well as best practices for inclusive design. 

Participants will leave each workshop with a list of resources to assist them in future remediation efforts. 

For more information on accessible course content, please visit and the Digital Learning Services Accessibility Hub.