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Information and Communications Standard Module

This module covers the requirements for providing and receiving information and communications in ways that are accessible to people with disabilities.

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Summary of Topics

  1. Accessible Formats and Communication Supports
  2. Feedback Processes
  3. Emergency Procedures, Plans, or Public Safety Information
  4. Accessible Websites and Web Content
  5. Additional Requirements for Educational and Training Institutions
  6. Additional Requirements for Producers of Educational or Training Material
  7. Additional Requirements for Public Libraries
  • Duration: approx. 17 mins
  • Knowledge Check: 3 Questions
  • Certificate

This training resource is not legal advice and should you require assistance in interpreting the legislation or the regulation, please contact your legal adviser. This resource has been created to assist in understanding the legislation and/or regulation and does not replace the official version of the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation, Ontario Regulation 191/11 and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). If there is any conflict between this resource, the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation and the AODA, the regulation and the AODA are the final authorities.

This resource may be used for non-commercial, not-for-profit purposes only in assisting organizations in meeting the training requirements under section 7 and section 80.49 of the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation 191/11.

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