This badge is awarded to participants who have successfully completed the micro-course
PDF I. This course is a beginner level course in the Accessibility Skills series and
is a prerequisite for PDF II. This course addresses converting scanned documents to
real, searchable text, checking and modifying heading tags, checking images for alt
text, and adding alt text if necessary.
This micro-course takes approximately 3 hours to complete.
Successful completion of this micro-course requires earning 80% or higher on a quiz
that covers the core concepts. The quiz requires participants to demonstrate the following:
- Convert a scanned document to real, searchable text.
- Identify the appropriate use and application of headings.
- Determine if alt text is included for an image and if it is appropriate, and add it
if it is needed.
- Use the Adobe Acrobat Accessibility Wizard or Accessibility Report and manual checks
to identify accessibility errors in a document.
Note: Completion of this micro-course does not guarantee that a person can create
a fully accessible PDF.