Part I: Using WAVE to Test and Improve Web Page Accessibility

December 7, 2022 1:00PM (PST)


The WAVE web accessibility testing tool is a popular resource for identifying accessibility issues in web content. This webinar will provide an overview of WAVE and provide insight into how WAVE can optimally be used for testing (including an overview of additional manual tests required). 

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this session, learners will be able to:

  • Understand the benefits and features of accessibility testing tools, including an understanding of their limitations.
  • Know the various WAVE features and functionality.
  • Utilize WAVE to test their own web pages for accessibility and WCAG conformance issues.
  • Learn how to get started with WAVE testing in preparation for follow up Q&A in January


Jared Smith of WebAIM

Jared Smith is the Associate Director of WebAIM. He is a highly demanded presenter and trainer and has provided web accessibility training to tens of thousands of web professionals throughout the world. With over 20 years of experience working in the web design, development, and accessibility field, he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience that is used to help others create and maintain highly accessible web content.