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About Digital Skills Training with Google

Google is coming to the Tees Valley! Join us in partnership with Google UK for a day of free training workshops, peer networking sessions & 1-to-1 mentoring from Google Digital Coaches.

Workshop topics range from Social Media strategy, to tips managing your digital footprint, to help you grow your business online.

Taking place on Monday 12th September, 9:45 – 16:00, at Darlington Mowden Park Rugby Club.

What to expect on the day

We will be running varied sessions all day, from 30 minute in depth training to 15 minute power sessions. On top of the training, we are offering free haircuts or manicures throughout the day, provided by your local hairdressers and nail technicians while you learn!

We will cover:

  • Create Eye Catching Presentations
  • Connect with Customers on Social Media
  • Use Social Media Content to Reach your Goals
  • Build & Optimise your Site

You will also be able to book private mentoring sessions throughout the day with our Digital Coaches, focusing on personal goals for your business growth or career development.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can attend this session?

The full day workshop is open to everyone; small business owners or people who are interested in starting their own business as well as those looking to develop their job prospects.

How much does it cost?

It’s completely free!

What do I need to bring?

Just yourself. We will provide learning materials, and lunch!

Why is Google doing this?

Together, we’re ‘Getting Britain growing’. Google Digital Garage is one of Google’s flagship programmes in the UK, providing free digital skills training and mentoring to individuals and businesses. Since its launch in 2015, we have visited more than 500 villages, towns and cities across the UK, and trained over 700,000 people face-to-face and online. With Google Digital Garage, you can access free live training designed to help grow your business, jump-start your career or develop new skills – all from your own home.

Event Overview

Event Organiser:

Google UK

Event Dates:

Monday 12th September 2022

Thursday 8th September 2022

Friday 23rd September 2022

Event Duration:

9:45 - 16:00

Event Cost:

FREE

Event Type:

Workshop

Event Location:

Darlington