Technology Requirements

National Tax Training School courses include online components using the Canvas Learning Management System. Each student is issued a unique login and password to access the online materials. Minimal technology requirements to access the online components are:

Screen Size

Canvas is best viewed at a minimum resolution of 1280×720. If you want to view Canvas on a device with a smaller screen, we recommend using the Canvas mobile app.

Operating Systems

Canvas only requires an operating system that can run the latest compatible web browsers. Your computer operating system should be kept up to date with the latest recommended security updates and upgrades.

  • Windows 10 and newer
  • Mac OSX 10.12 and newer
  • ChromeOS

 Mobile Operating System Native App Support

  • iOS 15.0 and newer (versions vary by device)
  • Android 8.0 and newer

 Computer Speed and Processor

  • Use a computer 5 years old or newer when possible
  • 1GB of RAM
  • 2GHz processor

Internet Speed

  • Minimum of 512kbps

Screen Readers

  • Macintosh: VoiceOver (latest version for Safari/Chrome on Macintosh and iOS mobile)
  • PC: JAWS (latest version for Chrome/Firefox on Windows)
  • PC: NVDA (latest version for Chrome/Firefox on Windows)
  • Talkback (latest version for Android mobile)

Check if your system meets the Recommended Requirements for the Canvas Learning System