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Introduction to Canva – Online Training

Introduction to Canva Online Training

16th May 2024 11am-12.30pm

Canva is a free-to-use online graphic design tool which can be used to create presentations, graphics, simple videos and other marketing materials.

This workshop will cover how you can make use of Canva to create professional-looking graphics for different uses. We’ll look at the tools available, how they work as well as the templates that are available to help kickstart your digital design projects.

What you’ll take away from this workshop:

– Confidence in using Canva to create quick and effective materials.
– An understanding of free resources that are available to include in your designs.
– Information on where you can source further help in using the tool.

This workshop is aimed at third-sector professionals who are taking their first steps or looking for a refresher in using Canva for their digital design project

About the Trainer

Jenn Hood is an award-winning digital designer with a passion for supporting third sector organisations with digital upskilling and making the most of the technologies available to them. With a decade of experience in digital communications, she has collaborated with a variety of different organisations, supporting them to streamline digital processes and increase their online visibility.


Please note this training is free to NWGVSN members’ staff. Places are limited so we can only allow one booking per organisation at the moment.

Completion of the booking form does not secure your place. NWGVSN will confirm your booking, after receipt of  your registration form. (as staff work part-time – this may take 24-48 hrs – but we will get back to you!)

A Zoom link will be sent to you the day before the training. Please attend 5 minutes before the start time so we can start promptly at 11am – thank you!

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