Free in-person training from Google. Join us in towns across the UK. Next in Salford.

What's on?

Join us all day for free workshops on digital marketing topics to help your business grow, both in-store and online. Feel free to register for more than one session. We'd advise bringing a notepad or phone to make notes of the resources shared.


10.00 AM - Digital Marketing Strategy

Discover how to use different channels to build a digital marketing strategy.            --> Learn more

11.00 AM - Get Started with Analytics

Discover how insights based marketing can help your business grow.                      --> Learn more

12.30 PM - Social Media Strategy

Learn how to create a social media strategy based on your business goals.             --> Learn more

2.30 PM - Build Effective Presentations

Polish your presentation skills and feel more confident when speaking to audiences. --> Learn more

3.30 PM - Build a CV

Discover what makes a great CV, how to describe your skills and quick tips on how to make your CV shine.  --> Learn more

Breakout sessions (new!)

Breakout sessions are an intimate environment for you to address questions or ideas specific to your business. An ideal follow up to a workshop, trainers help facilitate discussions about career goals, digital marketing, or Grow My Store.

10.00 AM - Find Your Career Goals

Gain insights into what you enjoy, what you are naturally good at and how to pursue your goals. --> Learn more

11.00 AM - Build Your Personal Brand

Learn to identify your brand, build and protect your online presence, and share content to your network. --> Learn more

12.30 PM - Self Promotion Skills - #IamRemarkable

Discover the importance of self promotion in the workplace and beyond.                 --> Learn more

1.30 PM - Grow my Store

Grow my Store is a new tool from Think with Google that generates a quick and easy evaluation of your website. --> Learn more

2.30 PM - Grow Your Business on Google Maps

Verify your business on the spot and learn how to enhance your listing on Google Maps (please bring proof of ownership). --> Learn more

3.00 PM - Create a Virtual Tour for your Business

Capture a virtual tour of your shop or workspace from your smartphone.                --> Learn more




As experts in business, we offer our members a wide range of vital business services including advice, financial expertise, support and a powerful voice in government. Our mission is to help smaller businesses achieve their ambitions. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Everyone. Gain today's most in-demand skills, whether you're growing your business, starting a career, or just want to try something new. We’ve got a range of courses and over 40 hours of learning available to help take you where you need to go. If you’re keen to come and learn, we’re keen to meet you! 

Not a penny. Everything available from the Google Digital Garage is absolutely free, with no strings attached.

Digital skills help us make the most of life, whether it’s getting the career you want, or being confident online. No-one should be held back because they don’t have the digital skills they need.

Started in 2015, Google Digital Garage is a Grow with Google programme that provides free training and tools to help grow your career or business in the UK. Since then, the Google Digital Garage visited more than 500 locations across the UK, trained more than 300,000 people and have continued to grow the training on offer from business courses to ones focussed more on the individual. All training under Google Digital Garage is free to attend and absolutely everyone is welcome.

- Get trained in digital marketing, CV building, intro to coding and more.
- Free one-on-one coaching to help you achieve specific goals
- Get certified by IAB Europe with our online course in marketing.

Get in touch

Do you have questions about booking a session, or what we're offering near you? Reach out to the team today. Email: (from 9am to 3pm, Mon-Fri)