Accessibility

Accessibility

Accessibility statement

We’re committed to making our websites accessible so they can be used by as many people as possible. 

This statement applies to content published within www.gmthub.co.uk

Our domains are owned by Greater Manchester Training Hub

We aim to make our websites accessible to the widest possible audience. This means, for example, that you should be able to:

  • change colours, contrast levels and fonts
  • zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen
  • navigate most of our websites using a keyboard
  • navigate most of our websites using speech recognition software
  • listen to most of our websites using a screen reader

How accessible are our websites?

Parts of our websites are not fully accessible. For example, we’ve found the following issues on some of our websites:

  • some header structure and page IDs are not optimised for screen reader use
  • some images lack alternative text and some images are used as links
  • missing labels in form fields
  • non-accessible pdfs
  • non-optimal image types

How to request content in an accessible format

If you need information in a different format please email us at [email protected] and tell us:

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

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

If you find any problems that are not listed on this page or if you think we’re not meeting the accessibility requirements, email us at [email protected] to report this.

Enforcement procedure

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

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’).

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

The Greater Manchester Training Hub is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

Compliance status

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

Non-accessible content

The content listed below is non-accessible, for the following reasons.

  • some header structure and page IDs are not optimised for screen reader use
  • there is a lack of alternative text on some images and some images are used as links

We’ve prioritised our websites based on analytics and data. We’re working with our content and development teams to identify the above instances, where these issues exist & how to fix them.