Get free digital skills at The Work Zone

15 May 2018

People and businesses in Northwich can learn about getting online and boost their digital skills for free as Google brings Google Digital Garage to the Northwich Work Zone on Thursday, 31 May 2018.
 
Google Digital Garage is a place where anyone can come and learn free digital skills to help them find a job, grow in their career, grow their confidence online, or grow a business.
 
In the last two years, over 200,000 people across the UK have benefitted from Google’s free face-to-face training on digital know-how.
 
3 courses will be available on the day, where visitors can stay as little or as long as they like 
  • 10am - Build a CV explores what makes a great CV, how to describe your skills, plus some quick tips to make your CV shine.
  • 11am - Write a Cover Letter explores how to structure a strong cover letter and identify the key skills needed when applying for a job.
  • 12.30pm - Presentations for Work explores how to polish your presentation skills and feel more confident speaking to audiences.
Jayne Pullar from Weaver Vale Housing Trust said "The Google Digital Garage visiting Northwich Work Zone is a great opportunity for residents to gain new skills and knowledge. It’s also a great benefit for local businesses to see how they can reach more customers and increase their business potential."
 
Ronan Harris, Google UK & Ireland Managing Director, said "In the digital age, a basic understanding of how the online world works is useful and when it comes to business, it’s essential. We are delighted to bring the Google Digital Garage to Northwich and ensure everyone has access to free digital skills workshops and 1:1 coaching. We hope you'll pop in and get the skills you need to become more confident online, grow your career or business, and maybe even launch the next big idea."

To book your place on a session, please email debbie.cragg@cheshirewestandchester.gov.uk or call Northwich Work Zone on 01606 288540.

Find out more at https://learndigital.withgoogle.com/digitalgarage/
 

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