Scanning and Dwell Control on OSX Sierra


January 10, 2017


Switch Control and Dwell Control allow for access for persons who use alternate methods such as switches, head mice, trackballs, etc to access the computer. There are many features and settings that can be customized for the user. It is important that participants understand and utilize the available features and are able to personalize the system to make access more efficient and effective for the end user.


Mark Coppin

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Participants will learn how to configure switches for single and dual switch scanning on Mac OSX. 
  2. Participants will be able to Identify 5 actions available in Panel Editor.
  3. Participants will learn how to Configure settings for Dwell Control.


This activity is offered for up to 0.2 CEUs (1.5 hours of instruction). To register for CEUs:
  1. Download, and complete the following forms.
  2. Save the files names: 170110_CTG_Webinar_Lastname-Firstname.xls
  3. Send both files to
  4. CEU certificate will be sent after submitting the two forms

Note: If any difficulty is encountered in using this form, write to to request an alternative file format.