Google Digital Garage

Free face-to-face coaching for everyone in Sheffield

Whatever you want to do, digital skills can help

Whether you want to build your confidence online, learn new skills to help your career, or start and grow your own business, we can help.

Book a course, coaching appointment, or pop in and see us at 15 Barker's Pool.

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A wide range of courses, for everyone

Join us to learn how to build a CV, write better e-mails, design a spreadsheet, present your work effectively and more.

Jen

"I’ve been here at the museum longer than some of the relics. At the moment I'm stuck doing day-to-day admin but the right qualifications could take my career to the next level."

- Jen, museum PA

Help more customers find you by building a website, growing your social media presence, staying safe online and more.

zomil

"I’m a freelance plasterer but I’d like to get more visible online. Then more customers can find me and I can grow my business."

- Zomil, plasterer

Attend practical workshops to learn how to use a website, send e-mails, shop online, stay safe online and more.

Jan

"I'm always asking my daughter for help, whenever I want to send an email, or video chat with my sister in Australia. I want to do those things myself."

- Jan, retiree


Special Events

Wednesday 24th January, 14:00 - 15:30 - Get organised with Trello! 

Trello is a free project management tool which you can use online or as an app on your phone. It's a fantastic way of storing and organising information or tasks for both your work and personal life. Track client projects, plan holidays or gather blog content ideas.

The session will be run by Katy Carlisle from The Wheel Exists who helps people get to grips with technology, even if they aren't techy. 

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Thursday 25th January, 18:00 - 19:30 - 1:1 mentoring for small businesses, social enterprises or charities

This session is organised and delivered by legup.social. You can find out more about us at https://legup.social/.

legup.social pair small businesses, social enterprises and charities with a digital expert who can help with the digital aspects of your business, from how to take your business online, to reaching your customers through digital marketing. We have a range of experts who work in various areas of digital who can help.

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Saturday 27th January, 11:00 - 12:30 - How to take better photos for websites, social media and blogs.

Do you want to have better images to showcase your work or business online? Do you want to know more about photography composition and editing?

This especial session will give you a few quick tips on how you can get the best out of any photographic situation and create better images for your website, social media and blogs.

Feel free to bring your own camera, phone or tablet to practice your best shots!

Training

Request training for your audience or your team

Want to organise a dedicated group training session?

We would love to support your audience or your team in growing their digital skills. We offer a wide range of free training, from finding confidence online to making the most of social media for business and even building your own website!

Training can be organised at the Digital Garage, or we can also bring our team to you.

 

 

 

Training

Meet the coaches

nicola

Hi, I'm Nicola. When I'm not scoring goals on the pitch I'm helping clients achieve theirs. I also specialise in e-commerce helping clients smash their ROI.

Jess

I’m Jess - a Chicago native, former Beijinger, now living in Sheffield. I love tech, food (esp. pizza) and the Blackhawks. I’m passionate about helping charities use digital to engage customers, save time and meet their goals.

Misha

I'm Misha. I have a particular passion for e-commerce, WordPress and SEO and am ready to use my irrepressibly positive attitude to empower you to find solutions to your digital barriers.

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