Digital Transformation


This level 7 course is an introduction to Cloud, Infrastructure and App Development in Cloud Environments, Agile Practices and Continuous Delivery & the Internet of Things. Learners will gain fundamental knowledge and an up-to-date industry view on the shift from on-premises to cloud IT environments and modern application development paradigms.


Course Overview

Weeks 1-3

  • Introduction to Cloud

Weeks 4-6

  • Infrastructure & app development in cloud environments (Microsoft Azure)

Weeks 7-9

  • Agile practices (Scrum methodology)

Weeks 10-12

  • Continuous delivery and the Internet of Things



After completing this course, you will receive 20 free credits which can then be used for future learning.



The Staffordshire E-Skills & Entrepreneurship Gateway (SEGway) is part funded by the European Social Fund.

Delivery method
Blended learning

This is a 12-week course with one 2-hour session per week.

Start date

Tuesday 25th October, 10am – 12.00pm

Entry requirements

This training course is exclusively available to Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire based students, graduates and businesses with a maximum of 250 employees.


This course is free to all Staffordshire based SMEs, students, graduates and start-up businesses who reside in Staffordshire. 

How to apply

To apply for this course, please email

Top 5 UK University

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

87% of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021

Top 10 for Job Prospects

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

Top 15 for Student Satisfaction

Complete University Guide 2022

68% of Research is “Internationally Excellent” or “World Leading”

Research Excellence Framework 2021

6th for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2022