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UCEN Manchester is committed to ensuring all websites we maintain are accessible, regardless of how you access web content. Our websites are designed and structured to be as simple, intuitive and accessible as possible.

We’ve included all the accessibility features you would expect from a website. If you:

  • encounter any barriers
  • have suggestions about how we can improve the accessibility of our websites

Please contact us at   

Practical help with adjusting the settings in your web browser to make the screen easier to read.

This is an accessibility statement from UCEN Manchester.

Measures to support accessibility

UCEN Manchester takes the following measures:

  • Provide continual accessibility training for our staff.
  • Assign clear accessibility goals and responsibilities.

Conformance status

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. is partially conformant with WCAG 2.2 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.

Technical specifications

Accessibility of relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used.

Assessment approach

UCEN Manchester assessed the accessibility of by the following approaches:

  • Self-evaluation
  • Axe DevTools


This statement was updated on 11/01/24

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