Accessibility statement for Edvanza UK Limited

 

This accessibility statement applies to information published on the www.edvanza.comwebsite.

The website is run by Edvanza UK Limited, a part of the Global University Systems group of companies (see www.globaluniversitysystems.com).

 

We’re committed to making the website accessible

We're committed to making our services accessible to everyone. We are constantly working towards the improved accessibility of our website to ensure that we provide equal access to all users. We follow the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) and the Accessible Rich Internet Applications (ARIA) specification.

 

We want this website to be as accessible as possible to as many people as possible, including those with visual, hearing, cognitive and motor impairments. We have also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.

 

Optimising the website for your needs

If you need assistance in accessing any information on the website, some accessibility tips are:

·How to zoom in your screen: you might want to zoom into the screen or web browser in order to see things better. Here are a few ways of doing it depending on your setup:

· On Windows, press the Windows key and plus sign (+) at the same time to zoom in. You can also use the "Magnifier" application under "Accessories".

· On Mac, go to "System Preferences", open "Universal Access" and select the "Seeing" tab. Check the box under "Zoom" to "On".

· On your Apple device, tap "Settings", then "General", then "Accessibility". Tap the "Zoom" button and toggle it "On".

· Another trick is to use "Ctrl" ("Cmd" on Mac) plus the plus (+) or minus (-) keys when you're in a web browser.

 

· How to change the colours or fonts: You might want to change colours or fonts to see words more clearly. Most web browsers have options to do this:

· In Internet Explorer, go to "Tools" (in the top right hand corner), then "Internet Options", on to "General" tab, then select "Colors” and customise.

· In Google Chrome open a new tab. click the "Customise" button (in the bottom right corner), select "Color and Theme”, choose the colour that you like, click on “done”.

· In Safari, select "Preferences", "Appearance" tab, and then hit the "Select…" button next to the font fields.

· How to find and use a screen reader: You may want to use a screen reader.Screen readers are text-to-speech software that allow people to read and interact with content in different ways. Many people who cannot perceive what is on the screen will use them to allow audible access to web content.There are free options available including NVDA for Windows and VoiceOver for Mac.We recommend JAWS for Windows.You can use this with your favourite web browser.

· Screen readers accept input in a variety of ways, but one of the most common forms is through your keyboard. By pressing the down arrow in JAWS, for example, you are able navigate through items on the page. JAWS will also accept Braille input.

· Accessibility Tools on Mobile: There are a lot of great accessibility tools features built into your smart phone.

· These include VoiceOver for iOS and TalkBack for Android (which are screen readers that come built-in). To turn on VoiceOver, go to "Settings", then "General", to "Accessibility", and then turn "VoiceOver" on. You can set the “Accessibility Shortcut” to “VoiceOver” from the "Accessibility" page in order to triple-click the "Home" button to toggle VoiceOver on and off. TalkBack has a similar feature.

· "Zoom", "Magnifier", "Invert Colors", "Color Filters", and "Reduce White Point" are other features and tools on iOS that you can use. These are also available through the “Accessibility Shortcut”.

· In addition, the AbilityNet website provides guidance to make your computer more accessible (see AbilityNet). It offers help with seeing the screen, using your keyboard and mouse, hearing sounds, and with reading and spelling. smart phone.

 

How to request content in a more accessible format

Some parts of this website may not be fully accessible, such as links only identifiable by colours, not all video has captions, text or audio descriptions and some documents may not meet accessibility standards.  If you need information on this website in a different format, such as an accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille, please:

· email [email address]

· call [phone number]

Please let us know:

· the web address (URL) of the relevant content.

· your name and email address.

· the format that you need the information

· We will get back to you as soon as possible.

 

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We are always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you have accessibility problems or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, please let us know by email or phone at the contact details set out in the previous section.

 

We will investigate the issue and get back to you.