The Curve

Digital skills training for the third sector

The Curve is a series of free, 90-minute workshops for third sector organisations. These online workshops aim to build knowledge around best digital practices, raise awareness of digital tools and ultimately help increase impact with digital.

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With special thanks to The Curve 2021 supporters:

Upcoming workshops

Click on each of the workshops below to find out more.

may 2022

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june 2022

01jun2:00 pm3:30 pmWhat is data science?with Lisa Carpenter2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

08jun11:00 am12:30 pmCase studies: telling stories to support your causewith Rosie McIntosh11:00 am - 12:30 pm

22jun11:00 am12:30 pmSimple animationwith Rosie McIntosh11:00 am - 12:30 pm

july 2022

06jul11:00 am12:30 pmGood writing for the webwith Rosie McIntosh11:00 am - 12:30 pm

20jul11:00 am12:30 pmIntroduction to communications strategywith Rosie McIntosh11:00 am - 12:30 pm

august 2022

No Events

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View previous workshops

Simple smartphone video and audio
with Rosie McIntosh, 25 May 2022

How to promote your events online
with Sophie Badoux, 30 March 2022

Getting the most out of Instagram
with Sophie Badoux, 18 March 2022

Podcasts (3): Getting your podcast heard
with Charlotte Foster, 11 March 2022

Podcasts (2): Planning your podcast episodes
with Charlotte Foster, 4 March 2022

Podcasts (1): Building your podcast foundations
with Charlotte Foster, 25 February 2022

Making your website more accessible
with Michael Chamberlain, 28 May 2021

Collaborating and managing workflow with Kanban and Trello
with John Fitzgerald, 17 May 2021

Data storytelling: creating enticing visual narratives from data
with Tim Kershaw, 14 May 2021

Data Storytelling: Sourcing open data and collecting your own
with Tim Kershaw, 7 May 2021

Know your place: visualising the invisible with open data 
with Tim Kershaw, 30 April 2021

2020 workshops

Using case studies
with Rosie McIntosh, Third Sector Lab - 22 June 2020

Social Media Strategy
with Ross McCulloch, Third Sector Lab - 26 June 2020

Good writing for the web
with Rosie McIntosh, Third Sector Lab - 29 June 2020

Working better: Keeping in touch using instant messaging
with Maddie Stark, SCVO - 6 July 2020

Digital strategy
with Ross McCulloch, Third Sector Lab - 8 July 2020

Remove working and supporting your team
with John Fitzgerald, SCVO - 20 July 2020

Introduction to Google Analytics
with Natalie Mott, Third Sector Lab - 24 July 2020

MS Office365 and document sharing
with John Fitzgerald, SCVO - 3 August 2020

Moving to an online model of training delivery
with Marie Gallagher, Mind Waves - 7 August 2020