Worried about money?

There’s lots we can do to help. Find out what support is on offer.

Online digital support and resources

iDEA Award

The Inspiring Digital Enterprise Award, known as iDEA is an international award winning programme that helps you develop digital, enterprise and employability skills for free.

Through our series of online challenges, you can win career-enhancing badges, unlock new opportunities and, ultimately, gain industry-recognised Awards that help you stand out from the crowd.

To take part in iDEA:

  • Visit the iDEA website
  • Create an account, then select ‘have a badge code’
  • Enter DIGITELFORD50 and redeem.

You will see your Digital Telford badge and points appear in your badge store.

Learn My Way

Learn My Way is a website of free online learning for beginners, helping you develop digital skills to make the most of the online world.

Each library has a Learn My Way centre code which can be entered as part of the registration process when you register for a account.

Learn My Way centre codes:

  • Southwater Library - 8007253
  • Wellington Library - 7015
  • Newport Library - 6744
  • Madeley Library - 6697
  • Oakengates Library - 6752.

Visit the Learn My Way website.

Microsoft 365 training

Get productive quickly with Microsoft 365 videos and tutorials. Explore Microsoft 365 training guides and tips to collaborate with anyone, anywhere.

Visit the Microsoft website for more information about Microsoft 365 training.

Lloyds Bank Academy

Welcome to the Academy, the online learning hub that's here to help you get more out of life and work. Our wide programme of lessons is open to everyone, easy to follow and completely free.

Visit the Lloyds Bank Academy website.

Learn digital with Google

Get started and access our free live webinar training designed to help you develop new skills. What will you learn today?

Visit the Google Digital Garage website.

Barclays digital wings

Digital Wings, by Barclays is designed to give you the knowledge and confidence to do more with digital.

Visit the Barclays website

Hi digital

You will learn how to access the internet and explore the online world. The internet is a great source of information, entertainment and advice. Let’s get started!

Visit the Vodafone website

Digital Unite resource

Award-winning range of 400+ how-to guides covers a whole host of digital topics. Written by subject matter experts and updated regularly, the guides are perfect for supporting others with digital skills or improving your own knowledge. Now also includes a section of specially prepared easy read guides!

Visit the Digital Unite website.

Age UK user guides

Step-by-step instruction guides can help you feel confident and safe online. They cover everything from sending an email and doing your shopping to just making sure you're using the internet securely.

Whether you're a service provider looking for an additional helpful resource when delivering sessions, you're the friend or family member of someone hoping to get online, or you'd like to get online independently and just want a steer in the right direction, these guides are for you.

There are guides for beginners, guides at an intermediate level, and some guides at a more advanced level, for when you're feeling more confident online.

Visit the Age UK website.


Resources to help you learn new skills and find your way around online.

Visit the BT website.

Keeping children safe online

Last updated: 02/06/2023 11:47