Care Tech – Training & Learning Resources

Training and Learning Resources

Here you will find training and learning opportunities to improve on the digital skills you and your service have.

Hammond Care: Dementia Training

Hammond Care offers largely free courses in supporting people living with dementia.


Health and social care learning resources. Includes courses on digital inclusion, skills, and accessibility.

South of Scotland Enterprise

SOSE Services includes improving people’s digital skills in the south of Scotland.

TSA TEC Providers and Innovators

Training and support for organisations wanting to do more with Technology Enabled Care.

Dumfries and Galloway College Digital Care Hub

State-of-the-art facility demonstrating various technologies and aids to support people living at home.

Be More Digital

Support for charities and social enterprises wanting to develop digital skills.

Age UK Glossary of Online Terms

Jargon around technology and digital can be confusing. This helpful glossary of terms can help those less familiar with working online.

Digital Unite Digital Champion

Digital champion course which covers topics such as staying safe online. DU also provide guides on various everyday apps and technologies.

The Curve

Free digital skills training for anyone working or volunteering with a third sector organisations in the UK.

Scottish Digital Academy

Scottish Government website offering a variety of courses in digital skills to public and third sector workers.

University of Highlands and Islands

The Professional Development Award in Technology Enabled Care is an excellent opportunity to develop people working with digital in health and social care.

Open University, Discover Digital

The OU has a course which highlights digital tools that promote health and wellbeing.

DHI Scotland

Resources on using digital in health and social care and the opportunity for a master’s scholarship for students interested in completing an MSc or MRes in digital health and care.