Free online courses

Whether you’re new to digital or looking for a competitive edge now everyone’s online, we have a 30 minute taster session and in-depth webinar waiting for you.

These will help you put digital at the heart of your business to make sure your customers find you and commit, as well as help you improve performance. Click a topic to find out more.

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The online office

This online course offers an in-depth look at how Microsoft 365 could be a timely lifeline for you to quickly move your office-based work online.

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Digital fitness

This online course gives you advice on how to maintain your business using tools to save money and make the most of flexible working.

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Cyber security

This online course outlines how to protect yourself from the growing number of cyber criminals operating under the cover of a global pandemic.

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Social media basics

This online course shows you easy ways to raise your profile using social media and engage with your local community.

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Social media (advanced)

This online course outlines how to use social media to diversify online and create a new ‘business as usual’.

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Digital marketing basics

This online course covers affordable email marketing, SEO and social media strategies to drive website traffic and sales.

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Digital marketing (advanced)

This online course covers advanced techniques to help you to compete in this new busy world of online sales.

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Websites

This online course covers the basic techniques to build a professional website that attracts new customers.

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Intro to SEO

This online course explains how to make sure customers find you online now everyone is competing for space.

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CRM

This online course outlines how to maintain customer loyalty and win repeat business as competitors shift their focus online.

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Moving your business online

Whether you are a shop, hairdresser, pub or gardener, join us to find new ways to support your customers.

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Online payment systems

If you are moving your business online, discover which payment system works best for you.

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Create a virtual local space

Find out how to use video conferencing and other tools to connect with customers whilst you work from home.

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Manage your business from home

From planning your day and task management to setting deadlines, find the tools to keep you on top of things.

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Keep staff connected

Discover how to use technology to keep your team mentally connected and your business running.

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Help customers find you online

Find out how to be seen in the right places for free, such as social media, Google My Business, and more.

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Cyber Security for small businesses

We'll talk about simple steps that you can take to help protect your business from the cyber criminals operating under the cover of a global pandemic.