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Technology-Enabled Learning - Facilitate eLearning

Topic:Professional Development & Leadership

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

  • Registration Period:

  • Time:

    14 hours / 2 days
  • Mode of Training:

    Facilitated Learning (F2F) and Facilitated Learning (Online Synchronous)
  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic and Online
  • Funding:

    Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

*Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed.
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Course Objective

Educators are able to use electronic media and technologies for delivery of lessons in the classroom but often face challenges in delivery of online courses. Today, training organisations and educational institutions are implementing blended learning strategies, including technology-enabled learning with eLearning as the most common method.

While most educators may be familiar with teaching and facilitation of learning in the classroom, they will need different approaches, skills and knowledge to be effective in the eLearning environment.

Successful online learning also require the use of appropriate technologies, support mechanisms and knowledge of the tools available in their training environment, in addition to good e-facilitation skills that will provide an effective learning experience for their learners.

In this course, participants will be introduced to common eLearning tools and systems for online delivery, and use practical learning technologies and free tools to develop relevant e-learning activities for collaboration and facilitating learners outside the classroom.

At the end of the course, participants will be able to:

a) Develop an eLearning delivery plan to manage the eLearning activities and assessments

b) Guide and facilitate learners to ensure an effective learning experience

c) Monitor and document eLearner progress to ensure learning outcomes are achieved.

Course Outline

1. Overview of technology enabled learning environments and tools
• Determine the learning outcomes and teaching strategy of a course / programme
• Develop or interpret the eLearning delivery plan to manage and sequence elearning activities and • logical progression of content
• Identify the technical requirements of the eLearning environments
• Engage students in the classroom through the use of technologies and tools
• Interact with students online through the use of technologies and tools
• Synchronous and asynchronous modes
• Technical and learner support mechanisms for eLearners

2. Successful facilitation in an eLearning environment
• Establish groups and learner support mechanisms
• Develop relationships and protocols for eLearners
• Best practices in eLearning facilitation
• Facilitate eLearning according to the delivery plan through relevant tools
• Provide opportunities for collaboration
• Guide and support enquiry and engagement
• Authentic learning, practice and formative assessments

3. Monitor e-Learning
• Monitor technologies & tools
• Encourage participation in eLearning activities
• Intervene to ensure momentum and engagement
• Document progress and outcomes
• Maintain and secure learner records

4. Practice and Review
• Interpret a lesson plan to identify technologies, tools and approaches for eLearning.
• Organise and facilitate an eLearning activity (demonstration)
• Facilitate / moderate a synchronous discussion (with different technologies)
• Conduct an e-Exam (role-play and discussions on best practices)
• Review of effectiveness of eLearning delivery and facilitation
• Identify areas of improvements and recommend actions to improve facilitation of eLearning.

Minimum Requirements


Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate

Suitable for

Trainers, adult educators, facilitators, teachers, lecturers, L&D consultants working in an eLearning environment.

Course Fees

Full Fees (before GST): $430.00

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above¹ $387.00 $11.61 $54.61
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $301.00 $11.61 $140.61
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $301.00 $11.61 $140.61
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders² $387.00 $11.61 $54.61
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $38.70 $468.70

As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants is calculated based on prevailing GST rate after baseline funding subsidy of 70%

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

¹ Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here
² Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information of the scheme, click here. To view SP’s list of similar funded courses, click here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.

Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.

Course Trainer(s)

Mr Daniel Ong

Daniel has over 30 years of working experience in teaching and training at several institutions of higher learning (IHLs) in Singapore.

Although he had attained postgraduate qualifications in engineering and technology courses, Daniel decided to move into educational technology when online learning was still new. He pioneered eLearning operations in the Polytechnic. Daniel also provided content development services and trainings to educators both in Singapore and overseas.

Currently, he is a trainer for ESS modules at SP-PACE Academy in WSQ - Workplace Safety and Health programmes, and the eLearning module in the Diploma in Adult and Continuing Education (DACE). He has also attained WSQ qualifications in ACTA and DACE.

Application Procedure

1. For self-sponsored applicant, please click on the “Register” button to apply for the course. You will be directed to STEP portal to manage all your course activities. Please note that you will be prompted to sign in with Singpass/Student ID.
2. For company-sponsored applicant, please approach your company's Human Resource (HR) team to put in the application through the company portal using CorpPass.  You may only apply after receiving the registration link from your company's HR.
3. Your application does not guarantee acceptance into the course. Your acceptance into the course is dependent on meeting the course requirements and course vacancy.
4. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.
6. PACE Academy course schedules, including course trainer, course fees and course availability are subject to change.

7. PACE Academy reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course at short notice; & at its absolute discretion without assigning any reason for such cancellation/postponements. In the event that the applicant’s chosen course is cancelled prior to its commencement, PACE Academy will make a full refund of course fees already paid by the applicant.

8. The data provided to Singapore Polytechnic will be kept strictly confidential and will be used for the purpose of course administration. The data may be passed on to the relevant organisations that require the information related to the course.  

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