Webinars and Online Learning

Posted: 12 April 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 – 10th of May 2021.

Next Update – 17th of May 2021.

Happening This Week…

Online events and learning opportunities happening this week.

Social Enterprise Scotland:

Wednesday 12th – Local Authorities and Social Enterprise Development

Third Force News :

Monday 10th – Rethinking Reserves

Tuesday 11th – Developing Sustainable Leadership Through Succession Planning

Wednesday 12th – Restarting Your Services Safely

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

Business Gateway :

Monday 10th – Twitter for Business

Tuesday 11th – Effective E-commerce

Wednesday 12th – Newly Self-Employed – The Basics

Thursday 13th – Back to Business: Strategies for Survival

Friday 14th – PR on a Shoestring

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


Monday 10th – Scottish Learning Disability Week

Tuesday 11th – Digital Citizens Panel

Wednesday 12th – Pitch, Learn, Share

Thursday 13th – Coalition of Care and Support Providers in Scotland


Monday 10th – The Future of the High Street

Tuesday 11th – How to Detox Digital and Supercharge Your Business

Tuesday 11th – Midlothian and East Lothian Virtual Networking

Thursday 13th – Forth Valley Virtual Networking

Thursday 13th – Effective Digital: Brand is as Important as Performance

Scottish Enterprise:

Tuesday 11th – Funding Information and Support for SME’s

Wednesday 12th – Realising the Potential of Digital Transformation

Wednesday 12th – Never Used the Immigration System Before? What You Need to Know Before Recruiting From Europe and Beyond

Wednesday 12th – Packaging Sustainable Solutions: Perspectives and Opportunities

Thursday 13th – Wellbeing in Leadership


Thursday 13th – Productivity Club – North East

Thursday 13th – Productivity Club – Central

Thursday 13th – Productivity Club – Highlands and Islands

Ongoing Learning and Opportunities

Useful learning hubs with lots of online resources.

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.

Social Investment Scotland Learning Hub – Access to useful learning resources, guides and advice. The SIS Retail Academy 2021 is now open for applications.

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.