Advancing Digital South Yorkshire


Boost Your Career

The Advancing Digital programme closed at the end of 2023. It provided free digital courses for the region since 2022. The short courses were designed and delivered to offer tailored learning experiences, empowering participants with industry insights and strategies to boost their careers. 

The programme provided digital skills development designed to support local  employees in their career. Advancing Digital provided participants direction to the best available training to support productivity, growth and new ways of working.

Frequently asked questions

If you are new to Advancing Digital and have missed out on a course, please email us:

A:  All of the courses are free for eligible individuals until December 2023. Advancing Digital is funded through the European Social Fund.

A:  We have a range of short courses that might suit you. All of our courses are focused on improving your digital skills. Take a look through our course list.

A:  Our current courses will not lead to a qualification. However, they all designed to be level 4 or above and they will help to develop your digital skills and knowledge. This will help you perform better at work, or progress in your career.

A:  Our courses vary in length and time they take to complete. Most of our scheduled courses take one day of instruction and with tutor support following that. Get in touch to find out more, email:

Since advancing digital ended the free courses are no longer available. However, we are considering other courses in the future. So please get in touch, email:



Contact Us

Sheffield Hallam University
Howard St, Sheffield City CentreSheffield
S1 1WB

Tel: 0114 225 5000