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We aim to provide training opportunities for Sanctuary Ambassadors.  Some of these will be general and some specific to your needs.  Please tell us about your training needs. Contact the Communications Manager.

See also Latest CoS UK events which also has links to recordings, PPT Slides and notes from all our previous events.

Upcoming Events relevant to Sanctuary Ambassadors

Social Media Training

IMIX is running a series of free online workshops for people with lived experience of asylum on using social media effectively. They are intended for people who already use social media, but want to improve how they use it for campaigns and media work. A basic level of spoken English is required. If you are interested, please sign up at the links below. Any questions can be directed to [email protected]

Maximising Facebook – Tuesday 6 April, 5-6pm
This workshop is designed for people who already have a Facebook account and are interested in using it as a campaigning tool. It will cover the Facebook algorithm, which posts do well, privacy issues, Facebook Live and Facebook Groups. Register here.

Smartphone as a movie camera – Thursday 8 April, 5-6pm
This workshop is designed for people who have a smartphone and are interested in using it to make campaigning videos. It will cover how to film quality footage, editing it, and success stories. Register here.

Using images for storytelling – Tuesday 13 April, 5-6pm
This workshop is designed for people using social media who want to create more powerful images. It will cover what makes an image shareable, what you can legally use, and editing tools. Register here.

Using Twitter effectively – Thursday 15 April, 5-6pm
This workshop is designed for people who are interested in Twitter, but may have reservations about using it. It will cover the role of Twitter in the news agenda, the pitfalls, and some success stories. Register here.

 

Past Events relevant to Sanctuary Ambassadors

Click the graphic to access notes, PPT slides and video recording.