Recommended Operating Systems
- Windows 7, 8, 10
- Mac OSX Sierra
- iPad IOS10 or later
AFA Mobile App
Located in online stores Google Play and App Store.
Note: Due to an IOS bug, students using Apple devices with IOS12.3 may experience some issues when playing videos in the App. We recommend using the previous version IOS12.2 until a further IOS update is available.
Compatible browsers include:
Note: Add-ons and toolbars can affect any browser's performance.
MS Internet Explorer is not recommended. If you are using MS Internet Explorer 9 and experience problems accessing any of our online resources please visit this page for assistance.
If you have any difficulty accessing the online resources or learning system please check you are using one of the supported browsers above before contacting student support.
For the best experience and optimum security, we recommend that you keep your browser up to date.
We recommend that the following be enabled:
- Cookies (click here for tutorials on how to enable cookies using different browsers)
- Pop-ups (click here for tutorials on how to enable pop ups using different browsers) - (in both Internet browser and security software)
Software to be used during your course
Microsoft Office: To view all the resources on the online learning system you will need to have Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) or an equivalent (e.g. Open Office, Viewer) installed.
Adobe Acrobat Reader DC: To view, complete and submit written assessments you will require the latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader DC. For a video tutorial on how to download and install Adobe Acrobat Reader DC, please .
Digital Signature: To verify and acknowledge your assessment submissions you will be required to include a digital signature. for a video tutorial on how create a your digital signature, or alternatively view the written instructions here.
With all firewalls, ensure that you enable uploading of files.