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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.

Engaging your community & marketing your program

Reach more people in your community

This one hour webinar will introduce Network Partners to some simple yet effective ways for you to promote your Be Connected program and reach as many people in your community as possible.

We will run through marketing approaches such as:

  • Developing a basic marketing plan
  • What you can do locally to spread the word of your program
  • How you can use online platforms such as social media to increase your reach
  • How your learners can help you raise the profile of your organisation

As always we'll allow time for discussion at the end, so bring along any questions or examples of what might have worked for you at your organisation.

Topic Date Time Register for Webinar
Engaging your community and marketing your program 29 May 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEST Register
Engaging your community and marketing your program 12 June 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEST Register
Engaging your community and marketing your program 26 June 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEST Register
Engaging your community and marketing your program 26 June 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEST Register
Engaging your community and marketing your program 16 July 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEST Register
Engaging your community and marketing your program 2 August 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEST Register
Engaging your community and marketing your program 21 August 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEST Register
Engaging your community and marketing your program 10 September 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEST Register

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 23 May 2019 2:00pm-2:30pm AEST Register
Introduction to the Be Connected Network 6 June 2019 2:00pm-2:30pm AEST Register
Introduction to the Be Connected Network 20 June 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. 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 30 May 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEST Register
Introduction to the Be Connected Learning Portal 12 June 2019 2:00pm-3:00pm AEST Register
Introduction to the Be Connected Learning Portal 27 June 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 28 May 2019 2:00pm-3:30pm AEST Register
Delivering digital skills to groups 11 June 2019 2:00pm-3:30pm AEST Register
Delivering digital skills to groups 25 June 2019 2:00pm-3:30pm AEST 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.