BBC HomeExplore the BBC
This page was last updated in February 2008We've left it here for reference.More information

7 February 2011
Accessibility help
Text only
ICT Coach

BBC Homepage

Contact Us

Like this page?
Send it to a friend!

Print this page

ICT Links

Useful web resources for ICT

Felicity Balfour-Farry, Website Coordinator of the Adult Learning Service, North Yorkshire County Council, has started us off with some of the sites she finds useful. Get in touch to suggest any sites you would like us to add.

ICT Mentors

ICT mentoring in the community and at voluntary organisations.

About your Learning

Excellent site for tutors! All about how we learn with categories such as 'Getting Ready to Learn' and 'The Next Step'. It covers how, why, where and what kind of learners we are in a clear, uncluttered and easy to comprehend style.


An excellent all-round site with an extensive collection of multiple links to e-Learning resources from Library and Events to E-Learning Jobs, Products and Services.

A thorough in-depth essential site for tutors and learners alike is the LSC site.

BBC KeySkills IT

ICT modules to help with more advanced ICT skills.


Edexcel Online is useful if you give any of their courses.

Marchmont Web Flash

This is a fortnightly e-newsletter bringing people up-to-date with the latest developments in e-learning, lifelong learning and workforce development.


Excellent tutors' ICT resource site from FERL.

Practical resource sites:

BBC Ask Bruce!

Useful online resource to get internet questions answered.


Existing practitioner created content, resources, case studies.

ECDL tests

Some practice ECDL tests.

Mouse exercises

Simple but effective mouse exercises!

Sophos Virus Information

Good explanatory site with a database of computer viruses allows you to check if that odd email contains a virus, based on words in the e-mail's subject header, or the name of any attachments. Also provides information on hoaxes.

ICT Opinion

by Ena Jesani

WebWise beginners' guide to the internet
WebWise absolute beginners' guide to using your computer

Disclaimer: The BBC is not responsible for the content of external websites


About the BBC | Help | Terms of Use | Privacy & Cookies Policy