Trainings and Programmes

Accessibility and Disability Confidence Training

Our expanding range of training sessions are designed to enhance understanding and provide practical skills for fostering accessibility.

Our current training topics include disability confidence, accessible documents and communications, and creating accessible social media and physical spaces. Our aim is to support individuals within organisations who are advocating for accessibility best practices.

NZDEN Members are each entitled to an annual allocation of credits which can be used to access both partner trainings and our NZDEN hosted training events.

NZDEN Hosted Training Programmes

The NZDEN provided training programmes are designed to enhance understanding and develop practical skills for fostering accessibility.

These trainings are available to everyone. NZDEN Members may use their available annual credits towards any of these trainings.

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Disability Confidence Trainings

Bring out the best in all employees with our Disability Confidence trainings. Gain a fresh perspective on disability and neurodiversity, empowering you to lead with confidence.

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Accessible Communications Trainings

Learn to produce accessible communications in Microsoft Suite (Word, PowerPoint and Outlook) and Adobe InDesign. These practical courses will equip you with the knowledge to create documents that are inclusive and accessible to all.

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Accessible Social Media

Confidently create inclusive social media content with our interactive training. Discover the significance and benefits of accessibility, and learn essential techniques for major platforms.

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Accessible Events

Navigating the complexities of event planning? Dive into our comprehensive masterclass, designed to ensure your events are welcoming for everyone, including disabled and neurodiverse individuals. This training emerges from a commitment to foster inclusive spaces, rooted in respect and understanding for every attendee's unique needs.

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Upcoming NZDEN Hosted Trainings

Hosted by the NZDEN, these trainings are available to everyone.

Partner Training Programmes

The NZDEN also works with Partners from across the disability sector to deliver training and help our members learn about specialist area programmes that are available.

For a list of available raining programmes, please download our training catalogue.

To book any of these trainings, please speak with your NZDEN contact or email

Download Our Training Catalogue

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