Using Technology: Online Meeting Tools & Etiquette SCQF Level 4

What is special about this course?

Students will learn how to use video conferencing software to effectively participate in online meetings. They will explore what is appropriate behaviour during a video conference through case studies, and practice setting-up a one-to-one 10-minute meeting with their lecturer.

Special features:

  • the course is custom-built on our Brightspace VLE platform, meaning you can learn at the time, pace and place that suits you best
  • learn the skills to help you join and contribute to online meetings

Increasingly, employees must meet with their fellow-workers and clients online through software like Webex or Zoom.  Knowing how to use this technology effectively and appropriately will prepare you for the 21st Century workplace.

Entry requirements


  • Why do we need work meetings: online and face-to-face?
  • How do you set-up an online meeting?
  • Online meeting etiquette
  • Investigating case studies of dodgy behaviour
  • Scheduling an online meeting


Laptop, web camera and microphone (or smartphone but the student experience will not be as high quality).

How will I study my course?


    How long will my course last?

    2 Week

    5 hours a week

    Where can I study my course?

      Start date

      March 2022 


      The good news is that depending on your personal circumstances there are a wide range of bursaries, grants and allowances available to fund your college studies.

      What can I do on completion of my course?

      This module will help build your confidence and prepare you for studying a Level 4 or 5 full-time course.  
      The skills you learn will be valuable for almost every employer as online meetings become the norm.

      Is there more information available online?

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