Events & training

Build your skills and knowledge to help more people become digitally included. Browse the Network's free upcoming training & events sessions, or catch up on previous sessions in the on-demand webinars.

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  • Digital Switchover - what you need to know

    BT / EE are hosting this session to share everything you need to know about the switchover to Digital Voice - what this means for you, and importantly the people you support.

  • Recruiting and retaining volunteers

    Good Things' volunteer manager hosts this session to help you identify, recruit, and retain volunteers to your organisation.

  • Safeguarding for digital champions

    Good Things' volunteer manager will lead this session on how to approach safeguarding for digital champion volunteers that support people through sensitive online processes.

  • Become a National Databank: Q&A (March)

    The National Databank is like a food bank, but for mobile data - distributing free mobile SIM cards to help people get online. Join this session to find out more about how your organisation can get involved.

  • Staying safe online

    As part of their digital inclusion programme, Capgemini are running interactive sessions that cover the basics of online safety for people working frontline in the Network.

  • Reaching people who aren't online

    Network Ambassadors and the Good Things team will share tips and ideas for reaching and engaging people who are digitally excluded.

  • Introducing Learn My Way

    This session introduces Learn My Way and how you can use it at your hub to help people learn beginner digital skills - for free!

  • Network meet-up: digital inclusion for older people

    Bringing together digital inclusion hubs that support older people to get online in a range of settings.

  • AbilityNet: making devices and learning accessible

    Get free expert accessibility advice from our friends at AbilityNet on how to support learners with access needs.

  • Measuring impact: evaluating the difference your digital inclusion support makes

    An introduction to principles of impact evaluation for digital inclusion support, and ideas for how to use our resources to gather data about the impact of the support you’re providing.

  • Network meet-up: Get Online London (April)

    At the April Network meet-up, London-based digital inclusion hubs will come together to talk about connectivity.

  • The Cloud - what it is and how to use it

    As part of their digital inclusion programme, Capgemini are running interactive sessions to help digital champions improve their digital skills. Join this great introduction to "the cloud", what it is and how to use it.

  • Introducing the new National Digital Inclusion Network website

    It's finally here! Say so long Online Centres Network and hello to our new members area, learner data , resources and more!

  • Managing a digital champions programme

    National Digital Inclusion Network Ambassadors and Good Things' volunteer manager share their experiences and recommendations for setting up a digital champions programme. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Introducing the new National Digital Inclusion Network website

    It's finally here! Say so long Online Centres Network and hello to our new members area, learner data , resources and more!

  • Scams awareness - keeping your money safe online

    Natwest are hosting this free and impartial presentation, covering current and emerging digital fraud and scams, how to keep yourself and friends & family safe online, how to report an incident and more. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Network meet-up: Safer Internet Day

    This is an open forum for National Digital Inclusion Network members around the UK to talk about how AI might impact digitally excluded people.

  • Digital skills for employability using Learn My Way

    National Digital Inclusion Network member Fikayo Ilori from Swansea MAD shares their organisation's approach to helping people learn digital skills needed to be job ready. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Storytelling: an introduction to writing transformational stories

    Learn about what makes a good story, how to collect and write them, and tips for sharing your stories online. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Supporting older people to use digital

    National Digital Inclusion Network members Ann and Rich Avison from Lincs Digital share learnings from their experience of supporting older people to use digital. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Virtual digital skills training using Learn My Way

    National Digital Inclusion Network member Vick Virdee from ACDA Training shares tips and ideas for delivering virtual basic digital skills sessions using Learn My Way. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • How to run drop-in digital inclusion dupport

    National Digital Inclusion Network members Lincs Digital and People Know How share advice on how to run a drop-in digital inclusion support session. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Fundraising and diversifying your organisation's income

    National Digital Inclusion Network members Daniel Gale from GRCC and Jess Flack from Digital Essex share their tips and experiences on diversifying the income at your community organisation. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Reaching and engaging people who aren't online

    National Digital Inclusion Network member Emily Lam from Job4Me shares her experience of successfully reaching and engaging a digitally excluded audience. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Using Learn My Way to help older learners get online

    National Digital Inclusion Network member Yasmin Akhtar from Go-Woman Alliance shares her experience of supporting older learners to engage with digital technology. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Using Learn My Way with rural learners

    National Digital Inclusion Network member Tanya Cook from A1 Community Works shares over a decade of experience of supporting people to learn digital skills in a rural context. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • How to promote Learn My Way

    National Digital Inclusion Network members Geraint Turner from Swansea MAD and Vick Virdee from ACDA share their tips and experiences on promoting Learn My Way to your organisation. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Supporting people through the National Databank

    Network Ambassador Smartlyte leads this session, sharing advice for delivering the National Databank. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • How to deliver outreach digital support

    National Digital Inclusion Network Ambassadors share their recommendations for delivering outreach digital inclusion support. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Tips and tools to make your organisation more efficient

    National Digital Inclusion Network members People Know How and Starting Point share their tips and tools to make your community organisation more efficient. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Supporting people with learning disabilities and/or autism to benefit from digital

    National Digital Inclusion Network member Mike Howard from Starting Point shares tips for supporting people with learning disabilities to benefit from digital. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Engaging with Government about digital exclusion

    How you can advocate MPs, Ministers, and other Parliamentarians to help fix the digital divide - for good. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Supporting ESOL learners with digital

    Learn how to embed digital inclusion into existing English language provision, and how to make sure people with limited English aren't excluded from digital skills provision. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • RNIB: technology for life

    The wonderful Tech for Life team from RNIB share how to make devices more accessible for people who are blind or with sight loss. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Working in partnership for digital inclusion

    National Digital Inclusion Network member Smartlyte and Good Things' Community Engagement Manager talk through examples of how working in partnership can help you improve your digital inclusion offer, reach more people and maximise provision in your area. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • AbilityNet: accessibility for devices and remote support

    Lizi Green from AbilityNet shares how you can make devices and learning more accessible for people with disabilities and/or sensory impairments. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Recruiting and retaining volunteers

    Good Things' volunteer manager Hilary Nugent explores some of the reasons why finding and keeping volunteers can be difficult, and how you can overcome them. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Good practice in digital inclusion

    Co-designed and delivered with Network Ambassadors, this session shares good practice in supporting people in the three pillars of digital inclusion: skills, connectivity and devices. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • Using Learn My Way with refugees and asylum seekers

    Network member Learn for Life shares their approach to helping asylum seekers and refugees gain essential digital skills using Learn My Way. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • AbilityNet: an introduction to assistive technologies

    Learn about digital accessibility and how AbilityNet can help with an introduction to some assistive technologies. Watch this webinar on-demand.

  • An introduction to writing great blogs

    This workshop will show you how to get started, what makes a good blog and where to post your blogs. Watch this webinar on-demand.