Training Opportunities for Social Entrepreneurs - May 2017

April 19, 2017

Make sure you don't miss out on training opportunities for social entrepreneurs. And many of them are free.

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Tuesday 9th May - West Dunbartonshire Social Enterprise Challenge Fund - Dumbarton

Are you interested in starting a social enterprise business that will make West Dunbartonshire a better place to live by improving services or creating jobs and training opportunities? Join Firstport at workshops designed to help you and your idea along the way.

Tuesday 9th May - Creative photography for social media - Glasgow

Free capacity building workshop for Glasgow based SMEs and social enterprises. This workshop will focus on: basic photography; elements of exposure and composition; and how to take better pictures.

Wednesday 10th May - Introduction to Design Thinking for Sustainable Social Enterprise - Edinburgh

Organised by UnLtd, for all social entrepreneurs, this one day workshop delivered by Design Thinkers UK provides an introduction to Design Thinking - a new, pioneering approach that helps you and your team develop practical and innovative solutions for your problems. To book a ticket, use the code: unltdlearning.

Tuesday 16th May - The Edinburgh Reporter May Workshop - Edinburgh

A one day course on telling stories with your mobile phone! Mobile phones are everywhere. Since you carry it in your pocket it is often the best camera you have available to you. Come and learn how to make the best use of it for your business or charity.

Wednesday 17th May - Media training - Edinburgh

Participants will understand how to prepare and package media stories and examine any issues that might arise. You will learn how to communicate your story in a way that sets the media agenda, positively promotes your organisation and improves public relations. The programme will help local government, not-for-profit, NGOs, Social Enterprises, NHS staff or a business looking to maximise the impact of their media activity.

Tuesday 23rd May - Pre-start Leadership - Galashiels

As a new or aspiring social entrepreneur, your leadership will be critical to the initial success of your organisation. This one-day programme is an ideal introduction to leadership. It will give you the space to work with peers at similar stages of development and develop confidence in your understanding of leadership as you prepare to start your social enterprise.

Tuesday 23rd May - Pre-start Leadership - Glasgow

As a new or aspiring social entrepreneur, your leadership will be critical to the initial success of your organisation. This one-day programme is an ideal introduction to leadership. It will give you the space to work with peers at similar stages of development and develop confidence in your understanding of leadership as you prepare to start your social enterprise.