Creating Accessible Documents (MS Word)

A picture of the letters "I" and "n" being erased from inaccessible to become accessible.


Date and time:
2nd April 2019
9am to Midday
EMA Auckland
145 Khyber Pass Road


Date and time:
3rd April 2019
9am to Midday
Auldhouse Wellington
Level 8, Lumley House
11 Hunter Street, Wellington

Cost: $295 for Accessibility Tick Members, $345 for non-members.
Register: Please email us –
(Places are limited.)

This 3 hour workshop will equip you with a core understanding of document accessibility, and provide you with practical experience in how to make your Microsoft Word documents accessible.

We will cover recommended practice for document accessibility, ensuring:

  • Information is easy to locate,
  • layout is simple, consistent and logical,
  • text is legible and well spaced,
  • graphics are clear and legible,
  • presentation of information does not solely rely on graphics,
  • and you know how to use Microsoft Word to create accessible PDF documents.

Target audience: This course is for all users who want to produce accessible documents. Only basic Microsoft Word and computer skills are required.

Note: This workshop may be held at a computer training facility. Please let us know when you register if you have any specific accessibility or dietary requirements so we can ensure your needs are catered for. If you encounter any accessibility barriers when attempting to register for this workshop please phone or text 0277332697.