Both SkillsNet and SkillsNet trial courses can only be accessed if: 

  • your computer meets the minimum system requirements 
  • the background window is open while the course is being viewed 
  • there is no firewall or security measures blocking the courses 

You can self-test your computer to determine whether the minimum system requirements are being met here:

If you are unable to access the courses because of a firewall or other security measures, contact your technical staff or service provider. CPA Australia is unable to assist you with this issue.

If you still have problems viewing the courses after completing the steps above, contact:

Minimum system requirements

For an optimal experience please ensure that you have met the following minimum computer system requirements.

View the minimum requirements

PC Browser requirements:

Internet Explorer 9 or later

Firefox 31 or later

Chrome 40.0.2214.94 or later

Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 only

Chrome 45 and above no longer supports Java content

Mac Browser requirements:

Safari 6 or later 
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