VHF (src) course technical requirements

This course has the following minimum requirements:


  • Internet connection (broadband or 3G). Charges may apply for 3G .
    1024 x 768 screen resolution - this must be available screen space (menu bars, docks or task bars may conceal part of the course window on smaller screens).

  • JavaScript must be enabled in your web browser.

  • Microphone and speakers/headphones.


Platform specific minimum requirements:


  • Mac Intel processor OS X 10.7 (Lion) or above.

  • PC Windows Vista Service Pack 2 1 GHz (x86) processor 512 MB RAM Sound card.
  • Windows XP and earlier operating systems are not compatible with this course.
    Quicktime (for viewing videos) available here.

  • Netbooks are not supported due to the reduced screen resolution.
    iPad/iPad Mini using iOS 6 or above. 

  • Older generation iPads may have performance issues. We strongly recommend installing the SRC Taster Course before buying the full course to check that it will work on your device.

Internet security software, firewalls and some companies’ own security may stop the training modules running. Some assistance with allowing the course to install when blocked by security software is available in the Help section on RYA Interactive. There you will also find FAQs and ‘How to…’ instructions for some of the more common issues.