Webinars and Online Learning

Posted: 27 July 2021, in News

We keep this page updated weekly with new webinars and online learning opportunities, and also access to archives of relevant online resources.

Last Update – 26th of October 2021.

Next Update – 2nd of November 2021.

Happening This Week…

Online events and learning opportunities happening this week.

Social Enterprise Scotland:

Wednesday, October 27th – Finance Focus: Community Bonds

Third Force News:

Wednesday, October 27th – Introduction to Food Hygiene Level 1 with Infection Control

Wednesday, October 27th – Univerrsal credit and students

Wednesday, October 27th – BHF Live & Ticking – Funding the Researchers of the Future

Thursday, October 28th – Communities Leading in Tourism

Friday, October 29th – Care-experienced young people and the benefits system

Monday, November 1st – Understanding the Dynamics of Domestic Abuse

Business Gateway:

Wednesday, October 27th – Email marketing for business – DigitalBoost

Thursday, 28th October – Zero Waste Scotland Business Info Session

Numerous other online events running each day this week are available on their website.

Evaluation Support Scotland:

Friday, 29th October – New member meeting


Wednesday, 27th October – Revisiting Beveridge’s ‘Five Giants’ in Scotland: Health and Homelessness

Thursday, October 28th – 8th Annual Care of Older People in Scotland Conference


Wednesday, 27th October – Lanarkshire Virtual Networking

Thursday, 28th October – Forth Valley Virtual Networking

Scottish Enterprise:


Ongoing Learning and Opportunities

Useful learning hubs with lots of online resources.

Social Investment Scotland – Ambitions 2021, Supporting Leaders, Building Growth is now open for applications. If you’d like to apply, please complete this expression of interest form by COB on Thursday 22 July. SIS will notify applicants about the outcome of their application by Monday 2 August.

Social Enterprise Scotland – Weekly ‘Wednesday Webinars’ offer learning opportunities on numerous topics, sign up on the events page of VeryConnect, or access the archive of previous events here.

Just Enterprise Learning Calendar – Access expert advice, Q+As, downloadable resources and more.

Edinburgh Remakery – Creative and fun workshops rooted in sustainability and reuse.

Impact Hub Inverness – Offer a range of services from desk rentals to business support for local Social Enterprises in the Highlands.

Business Gateway – are releasing webinars and online tutorials across Scotland to help businesses through COVID-19. Online resources cover a wide range of topics from digital marking to coping with leaving the EU.

Scottish Enterprise – webinars and event programme will give insights from sector and market specialists on essential topics.

SCDI online events – including webinars on employment, business liquidity and commercial contracts & supply chains.

Alliance, Health and social care webinars – series of webinars and online events for the health and social care sector.

Evaluation Support Scotland – programme of workshops and online events.

FSB online events – includes both peer-to-peer support sessions and information sharing webinars.

Mazars – Useful information related to tax matters and response to the governments budget for the coming year.

Archive of COVID-19 Related Resources

Policy Scotland webinar recording – Priorities for the ‘new normal’: lessons in lockdown research.

SEUK webinars – Series of COVID-19 support webinars delivered by representatives from the social enterprise community and supporters from other sectors.

Social Investment Scotland – COVID-19 Support Hub.

Social Investment Scotland – COVID-19 Expert Webinar Business Briefings.

Mazars – Range of resources addressing COVID-19 related issues.

Pinoeers Post Webinar – All Shook Up: Finding the Post-Covid Road to Recovery for Social Enterprises.

Archive of Useful Learning Resources

Zero Waste Scotland free webinar library – view all of their energy efficiency business support service webinars.

Social Investment Scotland – A Guide to Social Investment Loans.

Social Investment Scotland – Raising Investment Series.

Policy Scotland Webinar – Innovating in the Third Sector.

Civil Society – Webinar series covering managing investments and digital tax.