How to Use the VPAT SharePoint Repository

New to our VPAT SharePoint Repository? This webpage should answer most of your questions.

If you need access to the SharePoint Repository email parrishc@sandhills.edu.

What is a VPAT (Voluntary Product Accessibility Template)?

A Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) is a document that explains how information and communication technology (ICT) products such as software, hardware, electronic content, and support documentation meet (conform to) the Revised 508 Standards for IT accessibility. VPATs help Federal agency contracting officials and government buyers to access ICT for accessibility when doing market research and evaluating proposals.

  • Uses an official format provided by the ITIC (Information Technology Industry Council)
  • Meets requirements for TAC 213.38(b)(1)

What is the VPAT SharePoint Repository?

A way to keep all the VPATs in the Sandhills Community College System in one place to minimize the time spent searching for information

  • Allows us to easily organize and keep track of different versions
  • It is voluntary

When do I need a VPAT?

When ordering software from a vender a VPAT will be required.

How do I use the VPAT SharePoint Repository?

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