Developing your digital skills to create effective learning materials

Digital Skills Enhancement Programme

This course will enable you to develop essential digital skills to work effectively with digital applications and applying this to your teaching. By expanding and developing your core skills in Microsoft Office programmes, you will be able to create interactive and effective learning materials. You will explore a range of free online software that can be used to enhance existing teaching resources and make them more interactive and accessible to learners.

Pricing options

SET member: £148.75

Non-SET member: £175.00

This is a subsidised rate for providers that receive funding from the SFA. For providers not receiving funding the full cost is £262.50

There are 2 options available to host an event:

  • Self-delivery: we train 2 members of your staff to deliver the programme in your setting.
  • External delivery: we deliver the training with one of our experienced consultants.

Hosting costs £1100 for 8 or more delegates. If you choose self-delivery you will be eligible for an £800 rebate subject to successful completion of the course.

To enquire about hosting, complete this form or call 020 8253 8238.

If you opt for self-delivery, training staff must be validated as suitably experienced and attend free training to deliver the programme. All materials are provided. Hosts must accommodate external delegates.

If you wish to have a course delivered for your staff only please call 020 8253 8238 as different pricing applies.

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for FE staff who want to build confidence and skills in the key approaches they can use to make engaging and accessible learning materials. 


You will have the knowledge and confidence to:

  • Understand how to make new and existing learning resources more accessible to learners
  • Work with Microsoft software and free online resources to create interactive quizzes and resources
  • Use a range of online tools to facilitate and engage students in collaborative learning and progression
  • Develop your own digital skills in the use of online applications

Length of the course

This is a 2 day training programme.

Course Content

Day One

  • Create Accessible Documents
  • Create Interactive Documents
  • Using QR Codes
  • Creating a Learning Video  

Day Two

  • More effective use of PowerPoint
  • Quizzes
  • Nearpod
  • Interactive Excel

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