High Tech Training Center (HTTC)

The central location for assistive technology at Santa Monica College is the High Tech Training Center, the computer lab that supports students with disabilities taking academic courses. The list below includes the types of assistive technologies available with examples in each category. The HTTC Lab also has motorized adjustable tables and 3-way adjustable chairs.

Voice Recognition: Dragon NaturallySpeaking, Dragon Dictate for Mac
Screenreading Software: JAWS, Window Eyes
Low Vision software: ZoomText, Magic
Text-to-Speech software: Kurzweil 3000, TextHelp ReadWrite Gold
Computer input devices: Trackballs, Large display keyboards
Devices for Hearing Impaired students: FM Transmitters, Dual display keyboards
Devices for Visually Impaired students: Large monitors, Video magnifiers
Scanners: High Speed document scanner and numerous flatbed scanners

In addition to the HTTC, assistive technologies and adjustable furniture are available in various other locations. This information is listed below by lab. Please contact the High Tech Training Center as soon as possible if you need to have assistive technology installed in a campus lab.

List of Assistive Technologies available in other locations at Santa Monica College

Location Assistive Technologies
Libary-Computer Commons 115 stations - Kurzweil 3000 (username and password required), Read and Write Gold, ZoomText, and NVDA on all stations. 6 motorized adjustable tables.
Library - Room 224 31 stations​ - 2 motorized adjustable table/ZoomText on all computers
Bundy LRC Room 116 24 stations - 1 motorized adjustable table/ZoomText on all computers/ 1 stations with JAWS screen-reader software
Science Room 240 34 stations - 23" monitors with ZoomText/1 motorized adjustable table
Science Room 245 8 stations - ​23" monitors with ZoomText/1 motorized adjustable table
Photo - Business Rm 131 32 stations - 27" IMACs - 1 adjustable table
Business Lab - Business Rm 231 101 stations - 1 Kurzweil 3000 PC station & 1 Kurzweil 3000 Mac station (login required) / 1 large 24" monitor/ 1 motorized adjustable table and 1 high table
Emeritus - Room 208 25 stations - 1 adjustable table
Emeritus - Room 209 4 stations - 1 motorized adjustable table
AET - Room 138 40 stations (20 MACs/20 PCs) 2 motorized adjustable tables/ 1 scanning station
Associated Students Lab - Cayton Center -Rms 201, 203, 207, 209 95 stations - 1 motorized adjustable table
Assessment Center - Liberal Arts -Room ​109 22 stations - 2 higher 2 person tables/ 1 motorized adjustable table
Veterans Resource Center - Liberal Arts -Room ​135 2 stations - 1 station with Kurzweil 3000 software and scanner
Math Studies Lab - MC 84 9 stations - 1 higher table for studying or laptop use