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Webinars

We run a variety of free, interactive webinars about the Be Connected Network. Please click the buttons below to read more about each webinar and to register your interest.

Introduction to the Be Connected Network

This webinar will help organisations like yours to understand more about the Be Connected program and the benefits of joining the network. Participants will be able to:

  • Meet Good Things Foundation and understand our vision
  • Learn about the benefits of Be Connected and joining the network
  • Understand the grants available and funding opportunities
  • Ask questions and receive immediate support
Topic Date Time Register for Webinar
Introduction to the Be Connected Network 28 March 2019 2:00pm-2:30pm AEDT Register
Introduction to the Be Connected Network 11 April 2019 2:00pm-2:30pm AEST Register
Introduction to the Be Connected Network 25 April 2019 2:00pm-2:30pm AEST Register

The Be Connected Learning Portal

Introduction to the Be Connected Learning Portal

Presented by members of the Good Things Foundation network support team, this interactive webinar will introduce you to the Be Connected Learning portal features and benefits in addition to a few changes and improvements made in August 2018. The focus will be on responding to your questions and together, we’ll explore:

  • Registering learners on the Be Connected Learning Portal
  • Managing learners' information on Be Connected Learning Portal
  • Updating user profile etc.
Topic Date Time Register for Webinar
Introduction to the Be Connected Learning Portal 21 March 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEDT Register
Introduction to the Be Connected Learning Portal 4 April 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEDT Register
Introduction to the Be Connected Learning Portal 18 April 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEST Register
Introduction to the Be Connected Learning Portal 2 May 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEST Register

Delivering Digital Skills to Groups

Delivering digital skills to groups

This webinar is designed for organisations who are about to start their digital literacy program, or those wishing to learn more about tried and tested methods. We will explore:

  • How to plan and deliver your first group sessions using a ‘blended learning’ approach.
  • How you can use Be Connected to help people overcome their barriers and improve their confidence
  • Additional resources outside of Be Connected that you can use to further develop their skills.
  • What’s involved in planning a session, what to consider for your learners and an insight into what learners will be thinking when they come to you for support for the first time.
Topic Date Time Register for Webinar
Delivering digital skills to groups 19 March 2019 2:00pm-3:30pm AEDT Register
Delivering digital skills to groups 2 April 2019 2:00pm-3:30pm AEDT Register
Delivering digital skills to groups 16 April 2019 2:00pm-3:30pm AEST Register
Delivering digital skills to groups 30 April 2019 2:00pm-3:30pm AEST Register

Community Engagement grant information session

Community Engagement grant information session

This interactive webinar will provide you with an overview of the new Community Engagement grants launching 1 April 2019. We will cover:

  • What the grant can be used for
  • Ideas for engagement events
  • Eligibility criteria
  • The application process and reporting requirements
  • Tips on writing your application
Topic Date Time Register for Webinar
Community Engagement grant information session 27 March 2019 2:00pm-3:30pm AEDT Register
Community Engagement grant information session 10 April 2019 2:00pm-3:30pm AEDT Register

The Office of the eSafety Commissioner is also hosting free webinar presentations to help older Australians stay safer online. It’s their way of helping the 4 million older Australians that are keen to improve their digital literacy, but want help addressing online safety concerns. Bookings are limited so don’t miss out! Click here to register.