Minimum hardware requirements:

  • PC : 800MHz Pentium III or equivalent, with 512Mb RAM free.

Minimum software requirements

The toolkit has been designed to work with, and tested against the following platforms/operating systems, browsers and plug-ins:

Operating systems:

  • Windows XP (SP3)
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows 7
  • Apple Macintosh OS X 10.5 (Leopard)

Supported browsers for Microsoft Windows:

  • Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10 and 11
  • Firefox
  • Google Chrome

Supported browsers for Apple computers:

  • Safari 8, 9 and 10
  • Google Chrome

Trustee toolkit learning modules

The Trustee toolkit modules have been been built in HTML and are optimised to work on tablets such as Apple iPad (in landscape orientation only) as well as PCs and laptops. It has not been optimised to work on 'phablets' or mobile devices.


The Trustee toolkit essential learning modules are optimized for users with a minimum bandwidth of 256kbps. Although they will function when accessed via a 56kbps modem, performance is likely to be significantly degraded.

Screen size

The toolkit has been optimised for 1024 x 768 screen resolution.


The modules have been made as accessible as possible and supports JAWS for Windows for both keyboard/pointer devices. Although the programme may work with other readers, they are not officially supported.

Trustee toolkit downloadable resources

Plugin required for PDF versions of the modules

Required for fully accessible PDFs:

  • Adobe Reader 7.0 or greater

You can download the latest version of the Flash player from the Adobe Reader download page.

Last modified: Thursday, 6 April 2017, 10:57 PM