Digital Cities Bristol 2018 - Google Garage

Skills West, a project delivered by Business West, is teaming up with Bristol City Council and Google Digital Garage to bring a series of free training workshops to Bristol, as part of Digital Cities Bristol 2018.

Taking place on Wednesday 28th November, these workshops are certified by Google and aim to enhance your business and professional skills.

Ideal for small business owners, anybody looking to enhance their skills or change their career.

Three workshops will be held throughout the day and you can choose to book onto one, two or all three!


Events Programme - Wednesday 28th November

With social media growing and playing a key role in the way businesses now communicate with their customers, it’s important to learn how to adapt your writing for a variety of digital platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.

During this workshop you’ll learn how to create content with confidence across key social platforms, whilst discovering how to define your brand and tone of voice.

Data is a hot topic at the moment and if used in the right way, can help you to understand your customers and the way they behave.

Book your place at this workshop to learn how analytics can help you uncover trends about your customers, learn the value of insight-based marketing and discover how interpreting data correctly can help your business grow.

#IamRemarkable is a Google initiative empowering women and underrepresented groups to celebrate their achievements in the workplace and beyond.

At this workshop, discover the importance of self-promotion in your careers and learn how to start developing this skill.


Places are limited at these events, so don't miss your chance to get taught by the experts. 



  • How to get started

    Chat to one of our skills advisers today about your skills gaps. Call us on 0330 124 4446.

  • See behind the scenes

    Some of Bristol's top creative and digital businesses are opening their doors in November as part of Digital Cities Bristol 2018. You can join in workshops, Q&A sessions with experts and guided tours behind the scenes.

  • Business Skills Workshops

    Our Skills West team is running a series of workshops throughout the Autumn, covering topics from recruitment and flexible working, to apprenticeships and developing your workforce.