Why choose Barry Bennett as your DSA supplier?



593,443 DSA orders
101,465 Training sessions
12,297 Ergonomic assessments
carried out
112,216 Technical support calls actioned


We aim to deliver your equipment within 7-10 working days from the point of processing your order.

Hundreds of upgrade options available at competitive prices, plus you don't pay VAT on computer upgrades.

Should something go wrong with your equipment, our tech team are on hand for the duration of your course.

We are fully operational throughout the whole of the United Kingdom.

Precautionary Measures for COVID-19


Place your DSA order / upgrade your computer

Our simple online form allows you to place your order and look at upgrade options from a computer, tablet or mobile phone device. Click place your DSA order / upgrade your computer for more information.

Upgrade your DSA funded computer

If you would like to upgrade the computer that your funding body have agreed on your order, our dedicated upgrade portal will guide you through all the options available to you. Click upgrade your DSA funded computer for more information.

£200 Contribution orders

If you are required to pay the £200 contribution towards your computer, this will be noted on your funding body approval letter as "amount you'll pay the supplier". Click £200 contribution orders for more information.

The order process

Once you have submitted your order, you will receive an automatic notification so you will know everything has been received. We then aim to process your order within one working day, however, please be aware that during busy periods, this timeframe can be extended. Click the order process for more information.

Help desk & technical support

If you need help with any of the equipment supplied by Barry Bennett, our friendly technical support team are here to help. Where you contact our help desk by email, we will endeavour to respond within a 2 hour period from receipt of the communication. Click help desk & technical support for more information.


Our dedicated team of trainers are all DBS checked and specialise in working with students with visual and hearing impairments, learning difficulties, physical disabilities and mental health issues. Click training for more information.

Delivery service

At Barry Bennett we employ our own fully trained delivery & installation teams and not third party distributors. We believe that this is the only way to deliver the excellent customer service levels we aspire to. Click our service to you' for more information.

Insurance (if supplied by Barry Bennett)

Your insurance is arranged through Specialty Risks who are FCA registered and are recognised by QAG as having an insurance scheme dedicated to DSA students. Click insurance (if supplied by Barry Bennett) for more information.

Third party insurance for students

If you have chosen to purchase your computer from a third party, or already have an existing machine that you wish to use with your DSA equipment, you will be required to purchase your own insurance. We have been working closely with our insurance partner, Specialty Risks, and have jointly developed a scheme whereby you can obtain an extremely competitive quotation for Accidental Damage, Theft and Breakdown Insurance. Just click third party insurance for students to apply and please make sure you choose Barry Bennett from the list of Assistive Technology Service Providers.

Student Satisfaction Survey

Student feedback is extremely important to us please take the time to complete this survey.

Student Feedback

A small selection of the feedback received from students via the DSA QAG website.

Assistive Technology Scholarship

Your opportunity to get the leading assistive technology for free

Printing supplies

From ink cartridges to printer paper, we source only original products from the brands you trust (HP, Epson, Canon, Brother and Lexmark to name but a few) as we believe that these deliver the best possible performance for your printer or copier.

As part of the Barry Bennett group of companies, Cartridge Genie has access to thousands of products at the most competitive prices which we can then pass on to you - our customer. Click here to visit Cartridge Genie.