Website Accessibility

Durham Tech is committed to providing a usable, functional website experience that is usable and accessible by everyone, regardless of age, ability, or situation, and contains no barriers for users with disabilities.

Durham Tech complies with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act and endorses conformance with WCAG 2.0 Guidelines for accessibility of web-based content.

As part of this pledge to accessibility, users should expect to find the following features on each web page throughout the site:

  • Skip navigation links

  • Tabbable navigation menu

  • Adaptive/responsive page design

  • Appropriate usage of alternative text

  • Semantic HTML

  • Acceptable contrast ratios

  • Video captioning

Please contact us if you cannot access information on this website. Email Web support or phone 919-536-7200, ext. 5203.

If you have a disability and need assistance, contact a disability services staff member. Email Disability Services or phone 919-536-7200, ext. 7208 or review the Disability Services section of the website.

Plug-ins, Applets, and File Viewers

All plug-ins, applets, file viewers, or other applications required by Durham Tech web pages that are not included on a specific page are available as links on this page. These links are to outside sources and Durham Tech does not endorse any of these products; they are listed below for the convenience of our website visitors. Please address questions about the particular plug-in or file viewer to the respective vendor.

Adobe Reader

Use Adobe Acrobat to read Portable Document Format (PDF) files. Download Adobe Reader

Microsoft Word

Microsoft offers Word file viewer and converter programs to enable those who do not have Microsoft Word or have another version of Microsoft Word to open and view Microsoft Word files. Download Word file viewer

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft offers PowerPoint file viewer and converter programs to enable those who do not have Microsoft PowerPoint or have another version of Microsoft PowerPoint to view Microsoft PowerPoint files. Download PowerPoint file viewer