Accessibility

We are committed to improving your experience of this website and providing access to as many visitors as possible.

If you encounter any accessibility issues with this website, please contact us.Please note that we cannot guarantee the accessibility of third party websites, documents and multimedia content that we may link to.

What is accessibility and why does it matter?

To be accessible the Leeds Health and Care Academy website must be as easy to use and understand for as many visitors as possible. This website complies with the World Wide Web Consortium’s (W3C’s) Level AA guidelines for accessibility and we are committed to maintaining and improving the accessibility of our site.

Text size

To change the font size used on the website?

On a PC: from Internet Explorer select the View menu at the top of your window, scroll down and select the Text size option.

On an Apple Mac: from Safari select Preferences from the Edit menu at the top of the window. From there, click on Web content and uncheck the Show style sheets option. Then return to the list of preferences and choose Web browser. Then click on Language/fonts and choose the size you need.

On a smartphone or tablet: place two fingers on the screen of your device and move them slowly apart until the font reaches a size that works for you.

Text colour

To change the font colours used on the website?
Your internet browser will offer various accessibility tools to help you best use your PC or laptop:

Please note that this list above is not exhaustive and other options will depend upon what internet browsers and connected devices you use.

PDF accessibility

We try to make sure that PDF documents on the Leeds Health and Care Academy website are as accessible as possible.  If you are having problems accessing a particular document, please contact us.

Useful information about services to make Acrobat documents more accessible is provided on Adobe’s website.

Further information can be found on Adobe pages on accessibility.

Downloading documents

What formats are downloadable documents provided in?

Downloadable documents on our site are provided in a variety of formats. The most common are PDF, Word and Excel. If you require a document in an alternative format, please contact us.

Problems using our website?

If you are having difficulty using our website, please contact us giving as much information as possible about the nature of the problem.