Technical Requirements

Technical Requirements

Is your computer a Windows PC?
A Windows PC is required for this course as it is the standard in the MT/HDS workforce. Windows Vista or earlier is not supported.

We recommend the following browers:

Do you have Adobe Flash Version 7 or greater?
You can find out your version and download latest at:

Internet Speed
It is recommended that you have high speed internet access. This means you have a download speed of 15 megabits per second and an upload speed of 5 megabits per second.

The supplies included with your MT/HDS course, is a foot pedal and a headset.  Both of these items connect to your PC through USB. We recommend that you have a minimum of 4 USB ports accessible on your PC. If your PC does not contain the minimum suggestion of 4 USB ports, we recommend purchasing a USB Hub at your local computer supply store, to allow access for all your devices.