Accessibility statement

How accessible this website is

Apply for teacher training is a new service run by the Department for Education. We’re trialling it with a limited number of users at the moment.

We have taken steps to make this service accessible:

  • we designed it using the GOV.UK accessible design principles
  • we did an audit to see if there were any accessibility issues
  • we tested the design with users with accessibility needs

What to do if you cannot access parts of this website

If you need information on this website in a different format, such as accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille, please email us on

We’ll consider your request and respond to you within 5 working days.

AbilityNet also has advice on making your device easier to use if you’re disabled.

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

If you have any problems accessing the service or want to give us feedback, please email us on

Enforcement procedure

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’).

If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, please contact the quality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

The Department for Education is committed to making its website services accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

This website is compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard.

What we’re doing to improve accessibility

We’ll continue to test the accessibility of this service as it develops.

This statement was prepared on 29 November 2019.