Accessibility statement

This statement applies to content published on the domain. It does not apply to content on our other domains (for example

This website is run by Goodenough College. It is designed to be used by as many people as possible. The text should be clear and simple to understand. We strive to use plain English and non-technical speak on the website. You should be able to:

• zoom in up to 500% without problems
• navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
• navigate most of the website using speech recognition software
• use most of the website using a screen reader

How to request content in an accessible format

If you need information in a different format contact us and tell us:

• the web address (URL) of the content
• your name and email address
• the format you need

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

If you find any problems that are not listed on this page or you think we’re not meeting the accessibility requirements contact us. Please let us know:

• the nature of the issue
• the web address (URL) affected
• the browser and device you are using
Enforcement procedure

If you contact us with a complaint and you’re not happy with our response please contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Goodenough College is committed to making its websites accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 basic check.

Non-accessible content

The content that is not accessible is outlined below with details of:

• where it fails the success criteria
• planned dates for when issues will be fixed

Videos do not have captions. Because the videos were published before 23 September 2020 they do not need fixing. However, we aim to revisit these and add captions by the end of 2020.

How we tested the website

This website was, and is, currently being tested for compliance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines V2.1 basic check, and these tests have been carried out internally.

What we’re doing to improve accessibility

Guidance will be created to help content authors understand the requirements for captions for all new videos. This is related to WCAG 2.1A success criteria 1.2.2 (Captions (Pre-recorded)) and 1.2.3 Audio Description or Media Alternative (Pre-recorded).
We will continue to check the website and make improvements to accessibility.

This statement was prepared on 26 October 2020.

Last updated 26 October 2020