This paper was presented at the EDEN 2013 Annual Conference in Oslo, 2013 and published in
The Joy of Learning
Enhancing Learning Experience - Improving Learning Quality
Proceedings of the European Distance and E-Learning Network 2013 Annual Conference
Oslo, 12-15 June, 2013
This paper outlines the conceptual background, methodology, and evidence-based results of the research carried out to inform the development of a Carer+ digital competence framework for care workers in the domiciliary care sector. This research has been conducted within the Carer+ project that aims to develop the digital competences of care workers to improve the quality of life of older people.