Accessibility statement

Our accessibility statement

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

This accessibility statement applies to the Greenwich Learns website.

Compliance status

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to the non-compliances listed below.

Non-accessible content

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reason(s):

(a) non-compliance with the accessibility regulations

These elements apply to all the pages across our site and we are currently working to improve the accessibility of the design to meet these criteria. 

• some of the colours used for graphics and icons do not have sufficient contrast. This fails criteria WCAG 1.4.11 Non-Text Contrast (minimum)

What we are doing to improve accessibility

We are working to resolve these issues with the aim to address the remaining items within this calendar year. 

We are keen to continuously strive towards improving the access of our website so that we can reach as wide a sector as possible who would benefit from the services provided on the website. With that in mind we aim to review our website on an annual basis. 

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 17 January 2024. The statement was last reviewed on 16 April 2024.

The information included in the statement is based partly on information gathered from our own accessiblity auditing activities, which are based on human review of site features supported by use of a variety of technical tools to support validation of compliance.

The accessibility of the current site was also reviewed by Government Digital Service on 15 January 2024 and 16 April 2024, and we appreciate the insights provided by this additional perspective on the site's compliance with GDS guidelines.

 

Feedback and contact information

Please contact Fay Dillon at adult-learning@royalgreenwich.gov.uk or 0800 0283 230 for any compliance failure or to request information and content excluded from the scope of the Directive. 

Please also contact Fay Dillon at adult-learning@royalgreenwich.gov.uk or 0800 0283 230 for accessibility and for processing requests sent through the contact form

Enforcement procedure

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’).

If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).