Requirements for on-site training

Please ensure the following requirements are met. The aim of asking you to provide the items listed is to avoid unnecessary delays or the need to cancel training altogether.

For assistance, please contact Software Support on 0345 456 9594 option 2, or email

Requirements for on-site training

  • NBS programs are installed and set-up tested prior to our trainer’s arrival
  • Sufficient PCs are provided to allow each trainee individual access to the software.
  • Demonstration facilities are provided including:
    • A projector (one can be provided with advanced notice)
    • A projector screen (or somewhere on which to project)
    • Alternatively, a link must be provided from the trainer’s laptop to some form of display, such as a large video screen.
  • An internet connection for all training machines, including access to the internet for our trainer.
  • A power socket for our trainer’s laptop.
  • Everyone attending an NBS Create course must have created an NBS account; this can be set up at
  • All training machines will be required to be unlocked with standalone licenses, so permissions should allow for this. These licenses will be unlocked by the trainer and will not affect the use of software in the office (Not applicable to NBS Create).

Requirements for NBS software

NBS software will run on the following platforms:

  • Windows 8 (8 and above)
    32-bit and 64-bit
  • Windows 7 (Home Premium and above)
    32-bit and 64-bit
  • Windows Vista SP2 (Home Premium and above)
    32-bit and 64-bit
  • Windows XP SP3 (Home)
    32-bit and 64-bit.

Requirements for NBS Create

NBS Create requires the following components:

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 Full
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2010
  • An internet connection.