Accessibility Statement


SOLAS eCollege is committed to ensuring that this website is accessible to everyone. We are continually striving to improve the experience for all visitors. 

Technical Standards 

We have tried to ensure that our site meets the following technical standards: 


We aim to maintain every page of our site at WAI AAA compliance level. Color choices have sufficient contrast to make it easier to read for users with visual impairments. This site use WAI-ARIA (Web Accessibility Initiative - Accessible Rich Internet Applications) attributes. 


The site is produced using W3C XHTML 1.0 for code clarity. The site is keyboard-navigable, so that users who cannot use a mouse can still access all the content and functionality. This site use semantic html tags, such as <h1>, <ul>, and <button> rather than <div>, <div> and <div>, to properly structure content and make it understandable to assistive technologies. 


The website has also been designed to be compatible with most browsers. Older browser versions which lack CSS compatibility can still access the site although the content may display without its graphical layout.​ 

Drupal provides a CSS class, "visually-hidden," which can be used to hide content visually, but leave it available to screen readers. Common uses include providing alternative text for an icon provided as a background image, or to provide visually hidden headings to label navigation regions. 

This website has been designed to be accessible to all visitors, regardless of disability. The site has been developed to conform to the Web Accessibility Initiative (W.A.I.) Priority 3 standards. 

The site may be viewed in any browser or Internet device. However it is best viewed in one that complies with web standards created by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). Visit the W3C website.​ 

To help you get the most out of this browsing this site, please read the following: 

Page Layout 

The main sections of the site are listed across the top of all pages. These main sections are: 


Course Catalogue

About Us 

Resizeable Text 

All text on this site is resizable; it can be made larger or smaller according to your preferences by changing the text size setting within your browser. 

If you have any suggestions as to how we could improve the accessibility of our website please contact