The DFES Bushfire Patrol website is compliant with the WA Department of Education's Standard Operating Environment (SOE), at the time of launch in May 2013.
The following programs and specifications are recommended for a basic viewing experience:
- Web browser - Internet Explorer 8 (*Flash must be installed on the browser to hear sound. IE8 compatibility mode is not supported.)
- Flash - Flash Player (v10.3.181.34)
- Sound - Windows Media Player 12 on Windows 7
A large screen size is also recommended with the minimum specifications being a 1024 x 768 screen resolution.
Whilst not designed specifically for other devices, the Bushfire Patrol website will function on iPads and smart boards (on a recommended browser of 1E8 or higher).