Accessibility Accreditation for Moodle
- Accreditation Level:
- Date Accreditation issued:
- 3 May 2023
Digital Accessibility Conformance Evaluation
A technical evaluation of 20 pages was conducted. The pages selected constitute an accessibility audit of the website. These pages were selected by Web Key IT and agreed on by the client as representative of the overall accessibility and functionality of the website.
The evaluation was completed in accordance with the WCAG Evaluation Methodology (WCAG-EM) which can be viewed at http://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG-EM/.
The pages were audited manually and cross-checked using a team of website evaluators to ensure that the results and comments presented are valid and comprehensive.
Accessibility support baseline
- Website/Application Tested:
- Moodle LMS
- Date Tested:
- 5 Dec 2022 - 3 May 2023
- Scope of test:
- 20 pages selected as a representation of the website in accordance with the W3C WCAG Evaluation Methodology (WCAG-EM
- Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1 at https://www.w3.org/TR/WCAG21/
- Conformance Level satisfied:
- WCAG 2.1 to Level AA
- Technologies relied on:
- Primary Browser/s:
- Chrome 100, Firefox 100
- Number of pages evaluated:
- Valid from:
- 3 May 2023
- 3 May 2024
Remaining Issues and Exceptions
Whilst Moodle Australia has gone to great lengths to make all of its online content AA accessible, there are some aspects on this website, including some third-party content, which Moodle do not currently have the ability to bring into conformance with WCAG 2.1 to Level AA.
- The user tour created issues when CSS was disabled, because of this user tours are prevented from displaying at all if CSS is disabled when the page is loaded.
- Orphaned form labels and broken ARIA references related to a bug in the HTML generated by a third-party library
Certificate of Web Key IT Pty Ltd Accreditation
- Certification Number:
This website has been evaluated through a rigid manual process of technical audit of all of the sample pages against WCAG 2.1 to Level AA and meets the requirements of WCAG 2.1 to Level AA.
WCAG 2.1 also forms the content of the ISO Standard ISO: IEC 40500:2012 which can be located at https://www.iso.org/standard/58625.html
The content of WCAG forms the standard for digital accessibility compliance in EN 301549 and AS EN 301549 “Accessibility requirements suitable for public procurement of ICT products and services in Europe” which has been adopted in Australia as AS EN 302549. This standard includes:
- web content
- electronic documents
- non-web software, such as native mobile apps
Information can be found at http://www.w3.org/WAI/news/2018-09-13/WCAG-21-EN301549/ and http://mandate376.standards.eu/standard.