Online Course Requirements

Easy to use live web cast with no software downloads

Overview

Our online classes are offered using a cutting edge communication technology. Classes are taught by our instructors through live web cast (virtual classroom). This is an easy to use web interface with no software downloads. You can interact with our instructors during the lecture. You can attend these virtual classes from wherever you have access to the computer with internet.

Minimum Computer Requirements

Windows

  • 1.4GHz Intel® Pentium® 4 or faster processor (or equivalent) for Microsoft® Windows® XP, Windows 7 or Windows 8; 2GHz Pentium 4 or faster processor (or equivalent) for Windows Vista®
  • Windows 8 (32-bit/64-bit), Windows 7 (32-bit/64-bit), Windows Vista, Windows XP
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended) for Windows XP, Windows 7 or Windows 8; 1GB of RAM (2GB recommended) for Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10; Mozilla Firefox; Google Chrome
  • Adobe® Flash® Player 10.3+ (11.2+ recommended)

Mac OS

  • 1.83GHz Intel Core™ Duo or faster processor
  • 512MB of RAM (1GB recommended)
  • Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7.4, 10.8
  • No Adobe Connect Add-in support for Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard). Users on Leopard can attend meetings in the browser.*
  • Mozilla Firefox; Apple Safari; Google Chrome
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.3+ (11.2+ recommended)

Linux

  • Ubuntu 11.04, 12.04; Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6; OpenSuSE 11.3
  • No Add-in support for Linux. Users on Linux can attend meetings in the browser.*
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Adobe Flash Player 10.3+ (11.2+ recommended)

Chrome OS

  • No Adobe Connect Add-in*
  • * If an OS above is noted to not be supported by the Adobe Connect Add-in, it means that users can still join, host, and present in meetings within the browser, but will not be able to use functionality enabled by the Add-in, like screen sharing. For more information on this, see this Tech Note.

Mobile

  • Apple supported devices: iPhone 5S, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPad with Retina display, iPad 3, iPad 2, iPad mini, and iPod touch (4th & 5th generations)
  • Apple supported OS versions summary: iOS 6 and higher
  • Android supported devices: Motorola DROID RAZR MAXX, Motorola Atrix, Motorola Xoom, Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1, Samsung Galaxy S3 & S4, Nexus 7 tablet
  • Android supported OS versions summary: 2.3.4 and higher

Note

  • On Android devices, the Adobe Connect Mobile 2.1 app no longer requires the Adobe AIR Runtime to be installed
  • All features of Adobe Connect Mobile are supported when attending meetings on Adobe Connect Server version 8.2 and higher, from a supported mobile device
  • New features added in Adobe Connect Mobile 2.1 may not be enabled in all Adobe Connect Server meetings running on an 8.1 or older server
  • Meeting server must be Adobe Connect 7.5.1 or higher in order to use Adobe Connect Mobile 2.1
  • Video playback is not officially supported on mobile, however videos can be viewed by downloading the Photon Flash Player for iPad ($4.99), Photon Flash Player for iPhone ($3.99), or Photon Flash Player & Browser for Android (free, offers in-app purchases)

Virtual Environments

  • Citrix XenApp 6.5
  • VMWare View 5.1

Internet Connection Requirements

  • Bandwidth: 512Kbps
  • Connection: DSL/cable/LAN (wired connection recommended)
  • Speakers or headphones should be attached to the computer to listen to the lecture