Applying your digital skills in teaching and learning - Using Virtual Meeting Technologies

Digital Skills Enhancement Programme

This course will show learners how to use some of the leading Virtual Meeting Technologies, including; Skype, Zoom, GoToMeeting, Big Blue Button and Google Hangouts. This course is free and is delivered on Foundation Online Learning. Learn more about the course and find a link for registration below:

Pricing options

All seven of the Applying your digital skills short online courses are FREE of charge. Every teacher, trainer and assessor in the sector will be able to access the courses for FREE as part of a special promotion to develop the capability of practitioners in the FE and Skills sector. Whilst the courses are FREE, there is an expectation that staff who enrol for theses short supported online courses are committed to completing them.

To enrol on this course, please click HERE

Who is this course for?

This course is aimed at teachers, trainers and assessors in the learning and skills sector who would like to integrate online meeting technologies into their delivery strategies. 

Training aim

The aim of this course is to understand what Virtual Meeting Technologies are and why they are effective and understand how they can be used in teaching, learning and assessment.


You will have the knowledge and confidence to:

  • understand how virtual meeting technologies are beneficial to teaching, learning and assessment
  • understand how to effectively use a broad range of virtual meeting technologies
  • ascertain which Virtual Meeting Technologies will be useful to you and how you can integrate them accordingly
  • understand how Maths, English and Vocational learners can benefit from online teaching. 

Length of the course

Each course will be five guided learning hours. Online support for the course discussions and bookable online tutor support is available for the first four weeks following enrolment.

Entry Requirements

You need to be delivering learning in an educational and training setting to ensure that you can benefit from the course. 

Contact us

If this course is not currently available in your area, and you would like to attend then register your interest. We will let you know about new events as they are announced.

If you have any questions, please contact:

T: 0800 0 831 830