Content Editor Training

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Instructor-Led Training

Content Editors Workshop

Yale ITS offers in-person workshops to create and maintain accessible digital content. This training is general enough that its principles can work on any website on any platform. Upcoming sessions include: 

  • Tuesday, August 21 from 1-4pm in 25 Science Park room 321
  • Wednesday, September 19 from 1-4pm in 221 Whitney, room LL213
  • Friday, October 19 from 9-12am in 25 Science Park room 321

Sign up for the content editor training on Yale TMS. Yale will offer these and trainings on an ongoing basis, and new dates will be put on this page.

YaleSites Accessibility Basics

This class is a condensed version of the content editors workshop and is recommended to anyone who works on a Yale website in some capacity. Basic knowledge of YaleSites content editing is highly recommended before taking this session. It’s 90 minutes and is offered at 221 Whitney on a monthly basis. Available dates and times are listed at the link below.

Sign up for YaleSites content editor training on Yale TMS.

Document Remediation Workshops

Yale ITS offers in-person workshops to create, remediate, and maintain accessible digital Word documents and pdfs. Upcoming sessions include: 

Accessible Word Documents, PowerPoints, and PDFs: Basics

  • Wednesday, August 22 from 1-3:00 pm in the Center for Teaching and Learning, room 121
  • Thursday, August 30 from 10 am -noon in Cohen Auditorium, Yale Medical School

Download the PowerPoint slides from Accessible Word Documents, PowerPoints, and PDFs: Basics (Please do not distribute).

Sign up for the Accessible Word documents and PDFs: Basics workshop on Yale TMS.  

Accessible PDFs: Advanced

  • Thursday, August 23 from 9-10:30 am in 25 Science Park, room 321

Download the Advanced PDF Training slides.

Sign up for the Accessible PDFs: Advanced workshop on Yale TMS.

Yale will offer these and trainings on an ongoing basis, and new dates will be put on this page.

Other Resources

Many trainings targeted to faculty are nevertheless open for the entire Yale community.

Checkout our Best Practices for Documents page for online resources and tutorials about PDFs and documents.