Training Materials

To assist with using Assistive Technology Software within college or on loaned devices from Disability Services & Additional Learning Support we have developed a range of help guides.

If you are a supported student you can also access 1:1 support or training from the Assistive Technology Specialist. Contact your Learning Support Tutor to arrange this.

Software PackageTraining Materials
Text Help/ Read Write
Dragon Naturally Speaking


Free Downloads and software for personal devices

Click the hyperlinks to download and view more information.

Note: we are not responsible for the content of external websites and software downloads

Visual Impairment

Sight and Sound Technology offer a wide range of assistive software, such as JAWS and ZoomText. Demo copies and free trials are available for some of these programs.

NVDA Access Screen reader is also available as free open source software 
For specific learning difficulties: Dyslexia/Dyspraxia

Screen Tint

Colour Veil is a free screen tint / filter overlay program for use on Windows PCs