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Technology Requirements for Management Concepts Courses

Many Management Concepts courses require the ability to use a variety of technology. Please use the information below to identify the type of class you are taking with Management Concepts to learn about the technology requirements that may be applicable to you. If you have questions regarding a requirement, contact us at 844.876.7476 or email studentsupport@managementconcepts.com.

What Kind of Management Concepts Course are You Taking?

  Live Classroom

I am attending a traditional classroom session at a Management Concepts training location.

  • Electronic Course Materials – Management Concepts Provided Device
  • Electronic Course Materials – Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)
    • If your course is using BYOD Electronic Course Materials, please visit www.ManagementConcepts.com/electroniccoursematerials for answers to Frequently Asked Questions and specific technology requirements.
    • Mobile
      • If using a tablet device to access the bookshelf, download the Management Concepts Electronic Course Materials app from the Google Play or Apple App Store prior to class.
        • Apple supported devices: iPad 2,3,4 with Retina display, iPad mini, and Apple supported OS versions summary: iOS 7 or Newer
        • Android supported devices: Tablets running Android OS 4 and above, Samsung Galaxy Tablets, Nexus 7, 9, 10 tablets
      • Please verify your browser, operating system, and test access to the bookshelf prior to your first day of class. Step-by-step instructions for testing these items can be found here:
    • Laptop
      • If using a laptop to access the bookshelf, ensure you can access the platform prior to class. Test your system here.
        • Supported Laptop configurations:
          • Windows: Windows Laptop running Win 7 or newer
          • Mac: Laptop running OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion or newer
        • Browsers supported: Internet Explorer 10, Google Chrome 26.0+, Mozilla Firefox 20.0+, Safari 5.1+
      • Please verify your browser, operating system, and test access to the bookshelf prior to your first day of class. Step-by-step instructions for testing these items can be found here:

  Remote Seat

I am attending a traditional classroom session remotely from my home or office.

Most students are in a live classroom and a few of us are online.

  • Hardware & Software Requirements
    • Operating Systems
      • Minimum screen resolution of 1024 x 768
      • Intel Pentium® 4 with 2.5 GHz or faster processor OR Intel Mac
      • A minimum of 1 GB of RAM
      • Internet Explorer 9 or higher; Mozilla Firefox 25 or higher; Safari is also supported.
      • Support for ActiveX or Java within your browser. Latest version of Java installed.
      • Adobe Flash Player 13 or higher
    • Internet and Browser
    • Mobile (Only if using a mobile device to access course materials)
      • Apple supported devices: iPad 2,3,4 with Retina display, iPad mini, and Apple supported OS versions summary: iOS 6 and higher
      • Android supported devices: Tablets running Android OS 4 and above, Samsung Galaxy Tablets Nexus 7, 9, 10 tablets
    • Audio
      • Management Concepts will provide you with a microphone-equipped headset (to plug into a USB port on your computer) that will allow you to speak to and hear the instructor.
    • Video
      • 1024x768 16-bit color display (1280 x 1024 32-bit color or better recommended)
  • Other
    • Ensure your system can support the Adobe Connect platform and you have the Adobe Connect Add-In installed. Test your system here.
    • Ensure that your USB ports aren’t blocked. (If they are, you will need to work with your IT department to ensure they can be used.)
    • Ensure you can access Student Central. Test your system here.
    • Access printable FAQs to learn more about participating in a remote class.

  Virtual Classroom

I am attending an online classroom session with an instructor teaching material in a live, virtual environment and all students are participating virtually.

  • Hardware & Software Requirements
    • Operating Systems
      • Minimum screen resolution of 1024 x 768
      • Intel Pentium® 4 with 2.5 GHz or faster processor OR Intel Mac
      • A minimum of 1 GB of RAM
      • Internet Explorer 9 or higher; Mozilla Firefox 25 or higher; Safari is also supported.
      • Support for ActiveX or Java within your browser. Latest version of Java installed.
      • Adobe Flash Player 13 or higher
    • Internet and Browser
    • Mobile (Only if using a mobile device to access course materials)
      • Apple supported devices: iPad 2,3,4 with Retina display, iPad mini, and Apple supported OS versions summary: iOS 6 and higher
      • Android supported devices: Tablets running Android OS 4 and above, Samsung Galaxy Tablets Nexus 7, 9, 10 tablets
    • Audio
      • Phone line (preferably a landline) and phone headset (wired backup recommended if using a wireless headset)
  • Other

  Online Classroom

I am attending an online class over a defined period of time. The instructor is available, but not teaching material live. There are assignments due at regular intervals.

  • Hardware & Software Requirements
    • Operating Systems
      • Minimum screen resolution of 1024 x 768
      • Intel Pentium® 4 with 2.5 GHz or faster processor OR Intel Mac
      • A minimum of 1 GB of RAM
      • Internet Explorer 9 or higher; Mozilla Firefox 25 or higher; Safari is also supported.
      • Support for ActiveX or Java within your browser. Latest version of Java installed.
      • Adobe Flash Player 13 or higher
    • Internet and Browser
    • Mobile (Only if using a mobile device to access course materials)
      • Apple supported devices: iPad 2,3,4 with Retina display, iPad mini, and Apple supported OS versions summary: iOS 6 and higher
      • Android supported devices: Tablets running Android OS 4 and above, Samsung Galaxy Tablets Nexus 7, 9, 10 tablets
    • Audio
      • Phone line (preferably a landline) and phone headset (wired backup recommended if using a wireless headset)
  • Other

  Self-Study Online Class

I am attending a self-study online class. The instruction is recorded and I can complete the class at my own pace.

  • Hardware & Software Requirements
    • Operating Systems
      • Minimum screen resolution of 1024 x 768
      • Intel Pentium® 4 with 2.5 GHz or faster processor OR Intel Mac
      • A minimum of 1 GB of RAM
      • Internet Explorer 9 or higher; Mozilla Firefox 25 or higher; Safari is also supported.
      • Support for ActiveX or Java within your browser. Latest version of Java installed.
      • Adobe Flash Player 13 or higher
    • Internet and Browser
    • Mobile (Only if using a mobile device to access course materials)
      • Apple supported devices: iPad 2,3,4 with Retina display, iPad mini, and Apple supported OS versions summary: iOS 6 and higher
      • Android supported devices: Tablets running Android OS 4 and above, Samsung Galaxy Tablets Nexus 7, 9, 10 tablets
    • Audio
      • Phone line (preferably a landline) and phone headset (wired backup recommended if using a wireless headset)
  • Other