2.2.2 Pause, Stop, Hide – How to make your training material meet the success criteria


TAG – Training Accessibility Guidelines (Question 26)

The examples discussed below will focus on using two popular training development tools (Articulate Storyline 2 and Camtasia Studio).

Content will focus on how you can meet the success criteria for each section of the WCAG 2.0 Guidelines.

Content Recommendation is for the following WCAG 2.0 Sections:

2.2.2 Pause, Stop, Hide

Questions to consider:

Does your content contain uncontrollable moving, blinking or scrolling objects that are greater than 3 seconds in duration?

How Articulate Storyline 2 can meet success criteria:

  • By not using moving, blinking or scrolling content.
  • If content is moving, blinking or scrolling the duration is not more than 3 seconds.
  • If content is moving, blinking or scrolling and the duration is greater than 3 seconds, ensure that buttons exist to manually control the timing of the updates.

Useful Links:

  • None provided


Your comments and suggestions are welcome please post below to assist in improving this document. Take note discussion need not be limited to the development tools provided.



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