Google Digital Garage


First steps online in partnership with Good Things Foundation

If you’re a newcomer to the internet, try one of our drop-in sessions and learn at a pace that suits you.

Stay safe online in partnership with Which?

Learn cyber safety basics and discover some simple steps you can take to stay safe online.

Skills for work

Build your CV

Discover what makes a great CV, how to describe your skills, plus some quick tips to make your CV shine.  

Write a cover letter

Learn how to structure a strong cover letter and identify the key skills needed when applying for a job.

Email at work

Master the basics and learn everyday essentials, like working with attachments or setting out of office replies. 

Spreadsheets for beginners

In this course for beginners, learn to master the basics including building your first spreadsheet.

Presenting for work

Polish your presentation skills and feel more confident speaking to audiences.

Small business workshops

Build a simple website for your business

Learn how to build a basic landing page, add details about your products or services and register your website. 

Get your business visible on Google

Learn how to start showing up on Google Maps, plus ways to get your business more visible on Google.

Grow your business or career

Social media strategy

Learn about creating a social media strategy based on your business goals.

Writing for social media

Learn how to create compelling content and develop a tone of voice that’s right for your business.

Build a digital marketing plan

Gain an introduction to the main digital marketing channels and how to use them to build a strategy.

Get started with digital advertising

Learn about search, social and display advertising and how to get started with advertising a business. 

Answer questions with data

Learn the value of insight-based marketing and discover how interpreting data in the right way can help your business grow. 

5 week courses

Start your own business

A five-week course ideal for anyone dreaming of starting their own business.

Intro to Coding (Coming in August)

Learn to write code with this five-week course which introduces you to the basics.