Go-ON North West Digital Champion Event
Tuesday, 24 June 2014 from 09:30 to 12:00 (BST)
Join the Tinder Foundation at The Compass Room, The Lowry, Pier 8, Salford Quays, M50 3AZ on Tuesday 24 June from 9.30 – 12 pm for a training session that will help you get out into your community and spread the benefit of being online. Registration 9.30-10am.
The 2 hour training session, delivered by Tinder Foundation, will cover:
The role of a Digital Champion
What you’re expected to do as a Digital Champion
How to address the barriers, and the common reasons people aren’t on the internet
What other support is available in the community so learners can continue their journey.
Sessions will allow you to meet other Digital Champions in the North West, to share your motivations and stories. You’ll also learn more about the UK online centres in your area, how you can work with them to increase your impact.
This training session is being held in conjunction with E.ON as part of the Go ON North West campaign to help boost the basic online skills of every person, small business and charity.
This session is open to anyone working within the community and voluntary sector, local authorities and housing associations as well as individuals looking to volunteer their time to learn more about becoming a Digital Champion.
Please feel free to bring your mobile technology, ipads, tablets, laptops, smart phones, wifi will be available in the room.
The official training session will be followed by lunch from 12 – 1PM, and the opportunity to meet your fellow Digital Champions and talk about your plans.
FREE places can be booked online at Eventbrite : http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/go-on-north-west-digital-champion-event-tickets-11900818669