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Monday, March 9, 2020 - 1:00pm
CIT’s Custom Development team is hosting a 4-hour hands-on workshop to inform participants about web accessibility and instruct on how to evaluate websites for conformance with WCAG 2.0 and interpret the results. Custom Development incorporates Web Accessibility best practices into all of our website projects, and follows WCAG 2.0 AA standards for testing sites and content. While we are typically a cost-recovery group, we are offering this free training given the importance of this topic at Cornell and Higher Ed in general. We want to promote awareness and provide campus with the tools to...
Thursday, March 19, 2020 - 8:00am
This course covers the essential skills for modifying, reviewing, and converting PDF files. NOTE: One should be proficient in the basics of PDF navigation: accessing, creating, saving, and navigating. To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000016140
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 8:30am
The era of "big data" has exploded due to the rise of cloud computing, which provides an abundance of computational power and storage allowing organizations of all sorts to capture and store data. Leveraging that data effectively can provide timely insights and competitive advantage. This course will introduce you to Tableau, which was built to connect to a wide range of data sources and allow users to quickly create visualizations of connected data to gain insights, show trends, and create reports. You will learn Tableau's data connection capabilities and visualization features which go far...
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 8:00am
In this 1/2 day customized course, students will learn how to create visually engaging diagrams and flow charts. To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000009980
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 12:30pm
In this Customized 1/2-day course, students will learn how to create accessible organization charts in Visio. To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000010000
Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 8:30am
This course enables participants to create complex visualizations and to combine them into interactive dashboards to share with others using Tableau Desktop. This course is intended for those who need to use Tableau Desktop to build complex visuals and dashboards to present information or to monitor data about their organization. To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000010742
Wednesday, May 20, 2020 - 12:30pm
Can everyone understand your message? When documents are created in Acrobat Pro formats, can everyone use, navigate, and access your document's information? Learn essential steps of creating documents that are universally accessible to all. To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000016142
Monday, June 8, 2020 - 1:00pm
This course was designed for those responsible for entering and maintaining content in Cornell sites. In this 3-hour workshop, you will learn more about the tools available to test your content for accessibility, how to make your content accessible, along with focused time on how to make PDF’s accessible. *Bring your own laptop to this training or attend via Zoom. **Adobe Acrobat Pro is recommended for the PDF testing portion of this training. To register for this class, visit: https://cornell.sabacloud.com/Saba/Web_spf/NA1PRD0089/common/ledetail/cours000000000008320