If you are passionate about life online, then why not join L&Q's team of Digital Champions? You don't need to be an IT expert - you just need some basic digital skills, a bit of spare time and a willingness to help others.
There are loads of great reasons to get involved including:
- Free online training to develop your own digital skills and knowledge
- Certificates and badges to add to your CV so you can show off what you've achieved
- Ideas and support from a huge network of Digital Champions
- A great feeling of personal satisfaction knowing you've made a real difference to others
What is a digital champion?
Digital Champions are people who help others understand the benefits of being online and can show them how to do a range of simple things that can make a huge difference to those who cant or don't use the internet. Just take a look at some of our Champions' best teaching moments from their learners:
- Finding a favourite song and listening to it for free
- Understanding how to move around a computer screen
- Learning to save some work
- Sending a first email
- Finding out about a local music festival
- Looking up local bus timetables
- Discovering catch-up TV such as BBC iPlayer
- Looking up your own address using Google Maps
Digital Unite guides
Digital unite offer a number of digital guides on their website. These range from choosing which computer is best for you, to understanding what you can do with the latest version of Windows.
Get in touch today
To register your interest in becoming a Digital Champion just complete this short online form and someone will get in touch to tell you more.