Essential Skills for online learning
The intent of this course is to develop your skills and confidence in using online learning platforms, which will enable you to participate in a range of online learning opportunities.
This course will introduce you to our online learning platforms, functions available and the use of connected G Suite apps, such as Google Meet, Google Drive and Google Docs.
B1: £0.00 (In London Resident)
B2: £0.00 (London Concessionary)
B3: £0.00 (Concessionary)
B4: £0.00 (Out of London Resident)
Prosp User 2
At the end of the course you should be able to:
- Identify and use Google Meet functions
- Identify appropriate behaviours for learning online
- Access and interact with material posted on an online learning platform
- Create and edit a document using Google Docs
Prosp User 3
Your tutor will monitor your progress throughout the course through ongoing observation, quizzes and tasks.
You will record your progress through your Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and your tutor will provide you with ongoing feedback to support you.
Prosp User 4
No formal qualifications are necessary but a basic understanding of English and basic digital skills are required.
Prosp User 5
This course will include blended learning, so you should expect to attend some sessions online and some in a centre, you will be given further details during your first session. You will receive an induction to online learning at the beginning of your course and your tutor will work with you to develop the skills you need to successfully learn online. Additional support will also be available to you, if required. In order to take part you will need to have access to the internet and a laptop or personal computer. You will be able to book computer access in centres if you don’t have a computer and/or internet access at home or may be able to borrow a device through our Loan and Learn Scheme (subject to availability). Prosp User 14
No additional resources are required to attend this course.
Yes. If you think you might need some additional support with your learning, please ask your tutor or the centre staff for more information about our learning support offer.
Prosp User 6
You might be interested to progress onto one of our digital skills courses. Please speak to your tutor regarding progression opportunities available.
Prosp User 7
We welcome views from our learners in a number of ways. You can give your views through your ILP, course evaluation forms, on-line questionnaires and our Compliments, Comments and Complaints forms which can be found in Centre offices. You may also choose to become a course representative for your class, which your tutor will discuss with the class at the start of your course.
Prosp User 9
We want you to enjoy your learning experience and feel safe, equal and respected while you are learning with us. If you have any concerns about any of these things please report it to a member of staff.
Prosp User 10
To apply, you will first need to attend an initial assessment session, please see our website or contact a centre for details of upcoming dates.
You will be able to pay by cash, card or cheque (made payable to London Borough of Hillingdon).
Prosp User 11
12:30 - 15:30
3 weeks