BBC Academy’s Digital Skills Morning in Sunderland (09:00 - 13:00)

Join the BBC Academy’s expert trainers for a morning of free workshops focused on digital storytelling and social media.

Digital Skills morning



sunderland, The National Glass Centre, Liberty Way, SR6 0GL


Join us for a range of workshops exploring the latest in digital storytelling and practical sessions on how to make fantastic content using your smartphone or tablet.

Sessions include:

  • build your brand with social media - top tips and strategies to make the most of your social media activity
  • short-form videos: make a big impact on big platforms - focusing on successful content for YouTube and Facebook
  • filming on your smartphone - get hands-on learning about how to create amazing content with your mobile
  • amazing apps - discover the creative apps which make your smartphone videos and images look slick and polished

Who is this for?

Our sessions are suitable for both experienced professionals wanting to brush up on their digital skills and new entrants to the business.

Delegates will:

  • learn how to tell engaging stories on Facebook and Youtube
  • gain insights into planning their own social media strategy
  • learn the basics of how to set up great shots and film clips on a smartphone
  • discover amazing apps to make films made on your smartphone look polished


Digital Skills morning
Rowan Kerek Robertson Social media consultant and former head of social media for BBC Television
Digital Skills morning
Mark Robertson Smartphone journalism trainer, BBC


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