PDF Accessibility Overview

Presented at 10:30am in Gov Square 10 on Monday, November 15, 2021.



  • Chad Chelius, Vice-President ADTraining (Global), AbleDocs

Session Details

  • Length of Session: 5-6-hr
  • Format: Bring-your-own Device Workshop: Laptop with Adobe Acrobat Pro DC and Microsoft Word installed
  • Expertise Level: Intermediate
  • Type of session: Pre-conference


One of 2 workshops that replace PDF Accessibility – Train the Trainer 2 day workshop.


  1. Understanding characteristics of an accessible PDF file
  2. Leveraging Microsoft Word to create an Accessible PDF
  3. Clean-ups to achieve maximum compliance

Disability Areas

Topic Areas

Accessible Educational Materials, Alternate Format, Uncategorized, Web/Media Access

Speaker Bio(s)

Chad Chelius


Link to Handouts