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Accessibility statement

This accessibility statement describes how the website of Avaava Academy observes the Act on the Provision of Digital Services (Laki digitaalisten palvelujen tarjoamisesta, 306/2019), any issues with the accessibility of the service and how you can give us feedback about accessibility issues.
This service is provided by Avaava Oy. We want our digital services to be accessible to as many users as possible. We take accessibility into consideration in the development of our digital services.

How accessible is the website?

This service partially meets the level A and AA accessibility criteria required by law (WCAG 2.1). The service has some accessibility issues which are described in more detail below.

Did you notice any accessibility issues?

We are constantly striving to improve the accessibility of the service. If you come across any issues that have not been described on this page, please let us know and we will do our best to remedy the issues. We will get back to you within 14 days.
To get in touch, please email us at

Accessibility monitoring

The Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland supervises compliance with accessibility requirements. If you are dissatisfied with the response you received or you do not receive a reply at all in two weeks, you can submit feedback to the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland. The website of the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland has detailed instructions for lodging a complaint and information about how the matter is handled.

Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland
Accessibility Monitoring Unit
Switchboard: +358 (0)295 016 000

More detailed information about digital accessibility

The service is not yet fully accessible.

Content or functions that are not yet accessible:

  • The contrast of the ‘Go to content’ link is poor. (WCAG 1.4.3)
  • The site has some buttons with visible labels that do not match the accessible names. (WCAG 2.5.3)
  • At checkout, input errors are not automatically read from the screen reader. Corrections are not suggested for recognised errors. (WCAG 3.3.3 and 4.1.3)
  • The order of reading or focus is illogical from the list of input errors at checkout to the page footer. (WCAG 1.3.2 and 2.4.3)
  • The user is not taken to the opened mobile menu directly in the order of reading or focus. (WCAG 1.3.2 and 2.4.3)
  • The service does not always provide several methods for locating specific content. (WCAG 2.4.5)
  • The site’s HTML code does not comply with the specification in full. (WCAG 4.1.1)
  • The name tag shown in the “Register” links is currently read incorrectly by the screen reader. (WCAG 2.5.3)

Our aim is to remedy the issues listed here in early 2024.

How have we tested accessibility?

The remarks in this accessibility statement are based on an evaluation on whether the service fulfils the requirements laid down in the act carried out by Avaava Oy’s accessibility experts.

This statement was prepared on 2 January 2024.

Act on the Provision of Digital Services (306/2019)