Internet & Hardware Requirements

Course Compatibility

Hardware

Computer: Most computers running Windows 10 manufactured after 2013 should be able to run any of our courses’ software. Some courses are Chromebook and Mac compatible. See the Course Compatibility chart.

Internet Speeds: 10mbs Download / 5mbs Upload

You can test your speeds using the free, simple to use service, speedtest.net.

Web Browser: Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox

Additional Hardware: Computer Mouse, headset or speakers, webcam (optional), 5GB of Hard Drive space

Windows PC Requirements

  • Windows 10 (64 bit recommended for most class, required for some notated above. Check your OS here).
  • Intel i3 processor at 2.0ghz+ or AMD equivalent. More recent model years of 4th generation i processors or newer are required (from the year 2013 onward).
  • 4 GB of RAM Minimum (Recommended at least 8 GB)

Mac OSX Requirements

  • Mac OSX 10.12.6 : High Sierra – However it is recommended to have your OS up to date with the most recent patches and security fixes. Old versions of the software may work but might have differences.
  • Intel i3 processor at 2.0ghz+ or AMD equivalent. More recent model years of 4th generation i processors or newer are required (from the year 2013 onward). PowerPC models are NOT compatible.
  • 4 GB of RAM Minimum (Recommended at least 8 GB)