Small Business Saturday

Free Webinars and Courses

Webinars and Courses

In addition to the support from the Small Business Saturday Team shown on the previous pages, we have identified the following online courses and webinars which cover a range of additional topics to provide your business with the tools to adapt, grow and develop. We have also sourced a range of webinars.

For all business support, our Economic Growth Team offers a free service to help you. Contact economicgrowth@southnorthants.gov.uk or 01327 322230 to speak with a member of the team today.


SNC Digital Marketing Webinars

In order to effectively support our local businesses, we have teamed up with marketing experts, Green Umbrella Marketing Ltd, to provide a range of free webinars to help local employers overcome digital barriers.

A Beginners Guide to Paid Social Advertising

Provider: South Northamptonshire Council and Green Umbrella Marketing Ltd - Date: Monday 7 December, 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Using Paid advertising on any of the major social media platforms is a cost-effective way of reaching new audiences – when implemented correctly! Whether you’ve been tempted to click the sponsored post button or previously spent money on social media advertising, this webinar will give you the knowledge you need to make the best decision when it comes to your budget.

The Ultimate Online Marketing Strategy Blueprint

Provider: South Northamptonshire Council and Green Umbrella Marketing Ltd - Date: Monday 14 December, 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Marketing your business online and creating a social media presence that brings results is a long-term commitment. You therefore need to put together a plan of attack which requires the development of a considered strategy. In this webinar, you’ll be taken step by step through a framework that is designed to allow you to immediately create a marketing strategy that you can implement for your business.


Digital Skills: Social Media (for business)

Provider: FutureLearn - Date: Multiple dates as per provider website

How social media can help businesses. For people who want to work in social media for a business or promote their own business.


Introduction to User Experience (UX) and Accessible Design

Provider: FutureLearn - Date: Self-paced

User interfaces help people interact with their computers and devices. Find out how to make them accessible for disabled users.


How to Create Great Online Content

Provider: FutureLearn - Date: Multiple dates as per provider website

Find out about different types of online content and what makes them effective in different situations. Develop best practice for communicating effectively online.


Creating a Great User Experience for Mobile Apps

Provider: FutureLearn - Date: Self-paced

Find out how to design mobile apps and create a great user experience.


Fundamentals of Digital Marketing

Provider: Google - Date: Self-paced

Market goods or services online. Learn using a series of short video tutorials and knowledge quizzes.


Digital Skills: Digital Marketing

Provider: FutureLearn - Date: Multiple dates as per provider website

Find out how to grow your business or career using digital marketing.


Digital Skills: Mobile

Provider: FutureLearn - Date: Multiple dates as per provider website

Understand the importance of mobile technology in the digital world.


Become a Digital Marketing Specialist

Provider: LinkedIn - Date: Self-paced

Collection of resources covering different skills in digital marketing.


Become a Graphic Designer

Provider: LinkedIn - Date: Self-paced

Collection of resources covering different skills in graphic design.