We have made every effort to make Power Up accessible and easy to use for everyone, no matter what supported browser you choose to use (IE6 and above, FireFox 1.5 and above, Safari 2 and above), and whether or not you have any disabilities.
To deliver the high levels of interaction necessary to engage the target age group of 7-14 year olds, use has been made of Adobe Flash.
Flash is a commonly used way of adding interactivity to websites.
Altering the visible elements of the site
Power Up has been made compatible with the accessibility tools found in modern web browsers. To change the size and appearance of text or colours please refer to your browser's instructions or help files. Please note, these changes will not affect Adobe Flash elements.
For visually impaired visitors, Power Up has been made compatible with screen readers. Where needed, alternate content or descriptions are provided to ensure that all information is accessible in this medium.
The pages on this website have been built to comply with a minimum standard of WCAG AA, complying with all priority 1 and 2 guidelines of the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.
All pages on this site validate as XHTML 1.0 Transitional.
All pages on this site use structured semantic markup. H1 tags are used for main titles, H2, H3 and H4 tags for subtitles.
W3 accessibility guidelines, which explains the reasons behind each guideline.