Applying your digital skills in teaching and learning - Using technology for differentiation

Digital Skills Enhancement Programme

This online course will introduce you to different digital tools and technologies that can be used to support differentiation within teaching and learning. 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 incorporate digital technology for differentiation into their delivery strategies.

Training aim

To develop your teaching and learning delivery strategies by exploring how technology for differentiation can be used.


You will have the knowledge and confidence to: 

  • understand the importance of differentiation
  • use digital tools to support and extend learning - differentiation by level 
  • use learning technologies to provide individual learner activities - differentiation by task 
  • use technologies for variation of formative assessment - differentiation of assessment using tools that support diversity and accessibility

During the course, you'll participate in a social learning experience, learning with and from your peers.

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