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Webinar recording – How to deliver successful online training, workshops & events

About the webinar

This webinar explores the ins and outs of a number of different platforms and practical considerations for a successful online event.

James Akers, one of the Digital Culture Network’s Tech Champions,  looks at the functionality available in different platforms, explores ways to make sessions interactive, and what technical setup is required to run workshops and training online.

You will learn

  • What platforms are available
  • Pros and cons of YouTube, Zoom and Teams
  • Common challenges of online delivery and how to overcome them
  • Technical setup and recommended equipment
  • The importance of accessible content for your audiences

Resources and links

Download the presentation used in the webinar (5MB)

Platforms and functionality



Microsoft Teams

Additional links

Google Jamboard

In the session we tried out Google Jamboard, here is our collated response to the questions What makes good training content?  and What makes good training delivery?

Google Jamboard screengrab of responses

We reached the cap of 30 active users at a time during the session so asked attendees to take turns.



Further Support

The Digital Culture Network is here to support you and your organisation. Our Tech Champions can provide free 1-2-1 support to all arts and cultural organisations who are in receipt of, or eligible for, Arts Council England funding. If you need help or would like to chat with us about any of the advice we have covered above, please get in touch. Sign up for our newsletter below and follow us on Twitter @ace_dcn for the latest updates.



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