Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to All About Braille

    • A Message from Your Instructor

    • How to Use Our Online Course

    • Before we begin...

  • 2

    A Few Basic Topics You Need to Know

    • Braille Explained

    • The Braille Alphabet

    • Types of Braille

    • A Few Braille Manners

    • ADA Compliance - Not Just Braille

    • ADA Compliance Links

    • ADA Compliance Summary

  • 3

    5 Things You Need to Know About Adding Braille to ADA Signage

    • 1. Find Out If Your Signs Require Braille

    • 2. If Your Sign Requires Braille, Add Raised Text

    • 3. Use the Right Version of Braille

    • 4. Keep Braille Transcriptions Together

    • 5. Braille Must Be the Right Shape, Size and Height

  • 4

    Are Pictograms Needed On The Braille Sign

    • There Are Three Pictogram Categories

    • Pictograms Are Required on Signs That Assist the Disabled

    • Pictograms Are Recommended on Room Signs

    • Check Spacing Requirements

    • When Pictograms Are Optional

  • 5

    Text and ADA Signage

    • Choose the Right Font

    • Give Your Text Some Breathing Room

    • Set Your Text to the Right Size

  • 6

    How to Display Your ADA Signage

    • Placement of ADA Wall Signage

    • Overhead Signage Displays

  • 7

    Braille - Design, Media and Printing

    • Setting Up FlexiSIGN & Print

    • Overview of FlexiSIGN & Print

    • DesignCentral

    • DesignEditor

    • Presets

    • Production Manager

    • Overview of the MUTOH Xpertjet 461UF & 661UF

    • Braille Options in FlexiSIGN

    • A Video of the Full Design and Printing of a Braille Sign

    • Preparing the Media

  • 8

    Getting More Help

    • How to Get More Help

    • MUTOH StartRight(tm) Kit

  • 9

    Taking the next steps

    • Before you go...