Do I need the software to do the tutorials? For example, do I need Dreamweaver to do the Dreamweaver course, or AutoCAD for the AutoCAD course?
For the best learning experience you should follow along with your own installation of the software application during the training video. The exercise files available to Premium subscribers frequently require the application used to create them. But if you don't have the application used in the course, you can still learn a great deal. Some fundamental concepts can even be applied to other software applications.