Overview

Are you new to social media? Do you need help setting up a variety of social media platforms? Then this workshop is for you!

This session will examine what is meant by social media, the many different types and their significance. Then, using practical demonstrations, we will look at how to set up Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, learn how to find friends/followers; and consider the main ways and reasons to use them.

One of the key areas this course will determine the best way of staying safe by considering account settings, and avoiding unsuitable or unlawful material.

Trainer Details

David Green is the director of Green Pepper Consulting, a social enterprise providing support on social media, employment relations, leadership and management skills. He has 25 years of experience on employment relations issues and writing and delivering courses for both commercial and voluntary sector workers. He has sound knowledge of UK employment law and has written booklets on dealing with grievance and disciplinary problems, workplace well-being and a range of employment relations on issues from employment contracts to using social media safely.

What will I learn?training

By the end of this session you will have an improved awareness of:

  • The range of social media and its different uses
  • How to set up your own Facebook, Twitter and/or Instagram accounts and connecting with other users
  • The importance of staying safe on social media through appropriate use
  • How to adjust settings in Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Benefits to you

You will leave the session with some practical tools and ideas for using social media and staying safe online.

Who should attend?

Anyone who is yet to start using social media.

You must provide your own laptop for the practical elements of this session.

Date:

Thursday 9th February 2017

Time:

9.45am arrival for tea, coffee and networking for a 10am start. The workshop will finish by 1pm.

Cost:

£40 per person for OCVA Members
£45 per person from a charitable organisation who are not OCVA members
£50 per person from a non-charitable organisation

Venue:

OCVA
Oxford Office Furniture Training Suite
The Old Court House
Floyds Row
St Aldates
Oxford
OX1 1SS

There is no parking available, although we maybe able to assist those with disabilities. Please contact us to enquire if you have a disability. Our venue is serviced with good transport links, if you are driving you may wish to take advantage of the Park and Ride services located at Redbridge, Pear Tree or Oxford Thornhill. Alternatively you can park in one of the City Centre car parks such as Gloucester Green, Oxpens, Oxford Train Station or Worcester Street.

Enquiries contact:

Charlotte
Telephone:  01865 251946
Email: training@ocva.org.uk

When contacting us please state the name of the course your correspondence is in relation to.

Registration:

Please note there are two steps to this process and both steps of the process will need to be completed to secure your place.

Step 1: Please register your details with us on the form:

Please note that registration without payment does not constitute a booking. Both are required, and we do check. (Thanks!)

Step 2: Make payment within 2 working days of registering.

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