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General

What knowledge and skills will I gain upon completing my Digital Garage training?

There's no limit to how much you can grow with our digital training! After watching video tutorials from everyday experts who've been in your shoes, you'll build the digital marketing skills to promote yourself and your business online. You'll learn how to get noticed by the right people, and how to make the most of the web to achieve your goals. Have fun!

What is the Google Digital Garage?

Brush up your digital skills to grow your business, your career, or just your confidence. The everyday experts at The Digital Garage will help you succeed online. Anyone can benefit, regardless of their skill level, goals or background.

Why has Google set up Digital Garage?

Digital skills help us make the most of life, whether it’s getting the career you want, or being confident online. No-one should be held back because they don’t have the digital skills they need.

Who is Digital Garage for?

Everyone. Gain today's most in-demand skills, whether you're growing your business, starting a career, or just want to try something new. We’ve got a range of courses and over 40 hours of learning available to help take you where you need to go. If you’re keen to come and learn, we’re keen to meet you!

How much does it cost?

Not a penny. Everything available from the Google Digital Garage is absolutely free, with no strings attached.

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Account Setup

How do I create a Google Digital Garage account?

Ready to learn about digital marketing and gain new skills? Create your Digital Garage account by selecting 'My Profile' in the menu

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Modules

How do I get started with a module on Digital Garage?

In the menu at the top of the page, select 'online courses' and you'll be taken to the course listings page where you can enroll.

Can I jump around to different online marketing tutorials?

Absolutely! Watch any of our online marketing course tutorial videos in any order. And when you're ready, we can always tailor a personal learning plan for you so you can learn the digital marketing skills that are most important to you and your growth and business.

How long do I have to complete a tutorial or module?

You can complete tutorials and modules at your own pace. Every step is a step in the right direction, so keep going!

Is there a limit to how many times I can take a Digital Garage tutorial?

There's no limit. At Digital Garage you can complete our digital marketing training tutorials and modules as many times as you'd like.

What is required in order to complete a Digital Garage module?

At the end of each module you will be asked to complete an assessment quiz on the digital skills you've learnt from that topic. If you pass, you'll earn the badge for that module. Hooray!

Can I take more that one Digital Garage module at a time?

Yes, you can begin as many topics as you'd like, move on to new modules, and finish the others later. A progress indicator on your course landing page will help you track your progress.

Can I download the Digital Garage course content?

No, not yet — but you can always return to The Digital Garage to access the resources you need.

I have doubts about some of the content. Who should I reach out to?

If you have any questions regarding the content of your personal plan, please send us a note using the feedback form.

Can I skip parts of the lesson plan that I am well versed in?

In order to complete each tutorial you need to answer the multiple choice questions on the tutorial page. If you're well-versed, you may be able to answer the questions without watching the video. Give it a shot!

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Local Coaching

Where can I find Google Digital Garage?

We're currently open 7 days a week at in Sunderland. Previously, we’ve been on the high-street in Edinburgh, Manchester, Sheffield, Birmingham, Leeds, Newcastle, Cardiff and Liverpool. If you're based in the UK and manage communities or events, you can also request a Google Digital Garage trainer to deliver a digital training session at your event, for free. Email team@thedigitalgarage.co.uk to find out more.

What are the Google Digital Garage opening hours?

Google Digital Garage Sunderland is open 7 days a week - check out “Local Coaching” for more information.

How do I apply to run an event at Google Digital Garage?

If you're based locally to Sunderland, you can apply to run an event at your local Google Digital Garage. To find out more email: team@thedigitalgarage.co.uk

How much does it cost?

Not a penny. Everything available from the Google Digital Garage is absolutely free, with no strings attached.

How can I book a digital training session at Digital Garage?

To book a digital training session please visit the “Local Coaching” section of this site, where you'll be able to choose a location and time that works for you.

Can I register for multiple coaching sessions?

Most people find the coaching sessions useful. Should you need a follow-on session - you're welcome to book another one.

How can I cancel my Digital Garage booking?

You can rearrange or cancel your booking by following the link in your confirmation email. Alternatively you can email team@thedigitalgarage.co.uk

How do I contact Google Digital Garage?

Email team@thedigitalgarage.co.uk

Who are the coaches?

The coaches are experts in all things digital, including digital marketing, online advertising, social media, digital CV building, e-commerce and increasing your visibility online. Visit us in Sunderland and we'll match you with the right coach for you.

Who will conduct the Google Digital Garage training session?

One of our expert staff members will conduct the training session and provide hands-on mentoring to all who attend.

What courses and modules are covered at Google's Digital Garage?

We’ve got a range of digital courses for small business owners, job seekers and people looking to learn something new (whether it’s starting your own business or getting an introduction to coding). If you’re keen to come and learn, we’re keen to meet you!

Can I receive a copy of the training seminar?

We do not provide copies of our training material. However, our workshops are an extension of the topics covered on our online platform, so you may like to visit the “Online Coaching” section of this site to explore the advice and tools on offer.

How can I book a coaching session?

Book your coaching session on the Events page on this site. Choose a location and time that works for you.

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Badges

What is a badge?

A badge is a digital recognition that you'll receive when you successfully complete a module in The Digital Garage. It's a prize that you can brag about to your family and friends (and boss!) Badges belong to openbadges.org.

How do I collect badges?

You collect badges by completing all of the lessons in a module and passing the final assessment for that module.

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Certificates

Who provides the Digital Marketing certification by Google?

You will be able to download your digital marketing certificate from the Google Fundamentals of Digital Marketing course landing page when you've completed the course. A progress indicator on the certification course page will show you how far you've come, and what modules you need to complete to earn your certificate.

How can I be awarded a Digital Marketing certificate?

You'll earn an authentic Digital Marketing certification from Google, by completing all modules in The Digital Garage.

How do I get the Google Digital Garage certificate?

You'll be able to download a PDF copy of the digital marketing certificate from the Fundamentals of Digital Marketing course page once you've passed the final test.

I lost my certificate, where can I get it again?

Once you pass the final test, return to the Fundamentals of Digital Marketing course page to download your digital marketing certificate whenever you like.

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Support

I am having issues with the site functioning properly. Who should I reach out to?

If you have any questions or issues regarding the Digital Garage site, please send us a note using the feedback form.

Can I do the Digital Garage modules from my tablet or smartphone?

Yep! The Digital Garage platform is optimized for all screens and sizes.

I am having trouble accessing the Digital Garage course. What should I do?

We're sorry you're having problems. If you're having trouble accessing the course, please send us a note using the feedback form.

How can I delete my Google Digital Garage account and account data?

Sorry to see you go. Select 'My Profile' in the menu to delete your account. Please note that deleting your Google Account will not automatically delete your Digital Garage account or data associated with that account, and that deleting your Digital Garage account will not delete or otherwise affect your Google Account.

How do I contact Google Digital Garage?

Email team@thedigitalgarage.co.uk