procat digital learning fellowship project

November 16th, 2015

New System for Employer Funding Options

Website Shop to communicate funding options to Employers The digital learning fellowship project introduced a new system for quoting and charging employers for training. During visits to employers to discuss apprenticeship sign-ups, the advisers are able to use the web shop to clearly communicate funding options. The web shop enables… Read More »


November 13th, 2015

LinkedIn Charter

The team of Digital Learning Ambassadors at PROCAT have been set their first challenge to help our learners get the most out of the professional networking tool, LinkedIn. We will be using LinkedIn as a technical solution, in order to improve employment chances of our learners. Digital Learning Ambassadors will… Read More »

linkedin digital learning ambassadors

November 12th, 2015

Digital Learning Ambassadors and LinkedIn

Digital Learning Ambassadors at Prospects College of Advanced Technology will be working with learners, instructors and employers to introduce the use of LinkedIn as a useful networking and CV building tool. LinkedIn is a professional online network where people build their online identity and CV, which travels with them throughout… Read More »

dan-payne digital learning ambassador

November 11th, 2015

Dan Payne Digital Learning Ambassador

Meet Digital Ambassador: Dan Payne Hi, my name is Daniel Payne, this is my introduction post. I’m an IT Support Technician based at the PROCAT Basildon campus. I was asked to take part in the Digital Ambassador programme by Katharine Jewitt. Before joining PROCAT I previously worked at a local… Read More »

colin dos santos digital learning ambassador

November 10th, 2015

Colin Dos Santos Digital Learning Ambassador

Meet Digital Ambassador: Colin Dos Santos Hello, my name is Colin. I have recently had the privilege of becoming a Digital Learning Ambassador. I am 26 years old. I am originally from Zimbabwe, Africa. I did all of my high school years through correspondence and achieved my Cambridge IGCSE’s and… Read More »

danny crook digital learning ambassador

November 9th, 2015

Danny Crook Digital Learning Ambassador

Introducing Danny Crook, Digital Learning Ambassador Hello, my name is Danny Crook. I am very pleased to be appointed as Digital Learning Ambassador at PROCAT. I will be developing new digital skills, building confidence and helping others to learn digital tools. I am 17 and studying at PROCAT Basildon on… Read More »

digital learning ambassadors

November 6th, 2015

Digital Learning Ambassadors Portfolio

The Digital Learning Ambassadors at PROCAT will be keeping track of their scholarship progress by keeping a portfolio. The aims of the portfolio are: • To provide a framework of information for the Digital Learning Ambassadors to develop • To provide a greater understanding of the Digital Learning Ambassadors own… Read More »

byod bring your own device

November 5th, 2015

Bring Your Own Device BYOD

BYOD is launched at PROCAT PROCAT introduced the ability to ‘bring your own’ (BYO) devices in September 2015 based on the Jisc BYOD policy. Prospects College of Advanced Technology installed Meraki wireless access points and set up a BYOD network for Students. Students are now able to bring their own… Read More »

digital learning ambassadors

November 4th, 2015

Digital Learning Ambassadors

Introducing PROCAT Digital Learning Ambassadors PROCAT – Prospects College of Advanced Technology has launched a Digital Learning Ambassador Scholarship. We are pleased to announce the appointment of Danny Crook from Basildon campus and Colin Dos Santos from Southend campus, together with Dan Payne, IT Instructor and Katharine Jewitt, Digital Learning… Read More »