Cat5 Secure Browser

All electronic devices to be used by students for the Canadian Test Centre Cat5 assessment will require the Cat5 Secure Browser to be pre-installed. This browser restricts student access to the internet and other programs on the device during the assessment. Once the Cat5 assessment has been completed, the Cat5 Secure Browser will be closed, and access to the internet and other programs on the device will become available again.

Please download the appropriate Cat5 Secure Browser below to every student’s device, if applicable.*

  • Microsoft

    Windows 7, 8.1, or 10
    64-bit operating system
  • Mac

    OSX 10.10 – 10.13
    (If Cat5 does not automatically open, hold “Option” key and Right-click icon.)
  • iPad

    iOS 9.3.5+
    Minimum Screen Size: 7.9-inch diagonal
  • Chromebook

    ChromeOS 62+
    (Managed Environment Required)
*Please note: the Canadian Test Centre puts every effort into ensuring all external links relating to the download of the Cat5 Secure Browser is up to date. It is out of our control should any changes be made without our notice. If there are any issues regarding download, please do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy to help.