Essential Digital Skills - Exploring teaching tools (Code: C1052)

The Essential Digital Skills (EDS) programme is a blended programme to support the delivery of the new qualifications based on the national standards for Essential Digital Skills.

The thirty-minute lunch time  sessions, will demonstrate the key features of a range of digital teaching tools, to support you to teach Essential Digital Skills.

Upcoming

Online - Password checkers and safes
Date: 04/02/2022
Price: no charge
Booking Close Date: 04/02/2022
We will demonstrate how free apps such as Last Pass or Google Password Manager can be used to create and store secure passwords, helping learners to be safe and responsible online.
Session 1
Date: 04/02/2022 13:00 - 13:30
No suitable dates or locations? Please register your interest and we will let you know about new events as they are announced.

Who is this for?

Anyone teaching digital skills.

You will need to be working in an ESFA-funded learning provider and be from the funder's priority group which includes:

  • Further Education Colleges
  • Independent Training Providers
  • Adult Community Learning Providers
  • Any other type of ESFA-funded provider that offers Offender Learning, ESOL, Preparation for Life and Work and/or SEND

Training aim

To support teachers in developing their skills, knowledge and confidence to use specific digital teaching tools to deliver Essential Digital Skills online.  
Each session will:

  • Explore how specific tools could be used in practice.
  • Provide an opportunity to exchange ideas, discuss challenges and share practice.
  • Share resources created during the session.

Outcomes

You will have the knowledge and confidence to:

  • Further develop skills and ability to teach EDS courses.
  • Create and share resources to support your own and others' CPD.
  • Contribute to Communities of Practice.

Length

Delivery is via an online webinar workshop and the Enhance Digital Teaching Platform.
Each session is 30 minutes.

Participants will be invited to contribute to the online community of practice which is on the Enhance Digital Teaching Platform.

To contribute the Community of Practice you will need to complete your self-assessment from this link.

Entry Requirements

To qualify for a place on this course you will need to be delivering or managing the delivery of Essential Digital Skills.
You will need to be working in an ESFA-funded learning provider and be from the funder's priority group which includes:

  • Further Education Colleges
  • Independent Training Providers
  • Adult Community Learning Providers
  • Any other type of ESFA-funded provider that offers Offender Learning, ESOL, Preparation for Life and Work and/or SEND

Contact us

If this course is not currently available at a suitable date/location, please register your interest and we will let you know about new events as they are announced.

If you have any questions, please contact:

T: 0800 0 831 830
E: enquiries@etfoundation.co.uk