System Requirements

Recommended Operating Systems

  • Windows 7, 8, 10
  • Mac OSX Sierra

  • iPad IOS10

AFA Mobile App

Located in online stores Google Play and App Store.

Download from iOS App StoreDownload from Google play

Internet Browsers

Compatible browsers include:

Chrome Browser  

Google Chrome 32/64 bit version 50 or later (recommended for optimal compatibility using Windows) 

Safari 10 or later  (recommended for optimal compatibility using Mac)

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. 

Settings

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)
  • JavaScript (click here for tutorials on how to enable JavaScript using different browsers)

Software to be used during your course

MS Office

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 Reader

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 click here.
We also recommend you set Adobe Acrobat Reader DC as your default program. Click here to view a video tutorial on how to set it as your default on Mac & Windows.

Digital signature

Digital Signature: To verify and acknowledge your assessment submissions you will be required to include a digital signature. Click here for a video tutorial on how create a your digital signature, or alternatively view the written instructions here.

 

Security

With all firewalls, ensure that you enable uploading of files.

Last modified: Tuesday, 21 May 2019, 10:43 AM