Excellence at Work 198: Accessible eLearning: Why and How You Should Be Implementing

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Excellence at Work 198: Accessible eLearning: Why and How You Should Be Implementing

Guest: Shalaka Bhor – Quality Assurance Manager at Harbinger Interactive Learning

Topics include:

  • The need for accessibility in eLearning
  • How did Shalaka become interested in this topic?
  • Being proactive with accessibility
  • Accessibility and compliance
  • Accessibility from a design perspective
  • What is the difference between WCAG 2.0 and WCAG 2.1 accessibility standards?
  • What do you do with legacy courses that are not built with accessibility?
  • What are the best practices for implementing accessibility in eLearning content?
  • Using alternative text and tagging
  • The importance of audience profile, platform and content development
  • What does Harbinger have in development for accessibility?
  • Insights from Shalaka’s journey
  • And more!

To read theInterview from the podcast with Shalaka Bhor, download the pdf here: https://go.brandonhall.com/Harbinger_Interview_198.

Shalaka Bhor: Shalaka has 13 years of experience in the eLearning domain as a Quality Assurance Expert and leads the QA function at Harbinger Interactive Learning. She is an enthusiastic learner of digital accessibility and has worked on many eLearning projects to successfully implement Section 508 and WCAG guidelines. Some of her KRAs include designing accessibility solutions for the projects, strategy implementation, test planning, setting up a testing environment, and team training. She is also a part of the engineering excellence initiative at Harbinger Group and closely works with the team for continuous process improvements and quality initiatives.

Harbinger Interactive Learning is a global design and development company specializing in eLearning modernization and custom eLearning solution development. We have over 30 years of experience in delivering innovative learning solutions for various verticals like publishing, life sciences, BFSI, retail, and high-tech. As an end-to-end provider of eLearning design and development services, Harbinger blends creativity and technology to drive learning effectiveness in an affordable fashion. We offer a range of services, including eLearning modernization, virtual instructor-led training, AR/VR and AI in eLearning, learning technology development, and learning experience design. Harbinger also provides cutting-edge eLearning solutions, which include Flash to HTML5 transformation, gamification framework, micro-learning, interactive video, and competency-based learning. Harbinger works with its strategic partners worldwide to develop innovative, high-performing learning solutions. For more information about Harbinger Interactive Learning, visit www.harbingerlearning.com

Read Harbinger’s eBook, “Why Modernize Learning Content: Things You Need to Know.”

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