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About JISC TechDis

Technology has a crucial role to play in ensuring that everyone has access to education, irrespective of their ability or personal needs. At JISC TechDis we champion accessibility across the education sector, including further education, skills and higher education. We provide advice, guidance, specialist tools and techniques to assist people in using technology to make education more accessible and inclusive.

Support and services

In collaboration with assistive technology companies, charities, publishers, hardware and software developers, and professional bodies, we develop innovative methods to increase accessibility. We interpret legal requirements and government initiatives, delivering practical guidance and solutions for education providers.

  • JISC TechDis is an integral part of JISC Advance.
  • JISC TechDis is a leading UK advisory service on technologies for inclusion.
  • JISC TechDis explore and promote inclusive practices, resources and advice for learning and teaching in the further education and skills sector (as well as higher education and independent & specialist colleges).

Accessibility and e-learning are related and relevant to everyone involved in delivering further education whether that be senior management, teaching and learning, marketing, administration, learner support, library services, network or IT services.

Contact details

Please use the contact information below for enquiries about JISC Techdis and the services available.

  • Email:
  • Tel:  +44 (0)1904 717580
  • Fax:  +44 (0)1904 717505

By post

JISC TechDis
C/O The Higher Education Academy Building
Innovation Way
York Science Park
YO10 5BR

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