Business Training

The business landscape is constantly evolving with new opportunities and challenges around every corner. With the growing importance of online marketing and digital platforms, we have created a calendar of training opportunities to help you up-skill in these areas! 

You can find the details on confirmed training courses below. Please note: spaces are limited so bookings are essential. To book, contact Council's Marketing & Communications Team.


Creative Photography for Businesses with Amber Creative

Monday, 24 May 2021.
Workshop from 9am - 11am @ the GIL followed by one-on-one sessions by appointment.

This workshop will give you insight on how to best photograph your products, editing your photos and sharing your photos on social media to create click through and sales including:

1. Basic studio setup with props (table textures, cloth and backgrounds) + lighting techniques + smart phone capture
2. Photos using a studio tent box
3. Flat lay photos for beginners
4. iPhone Tips, tricks and engaging compositions
5. Smart phone photo editing and deep etching
6. Sharing your images on social media

For more information including how to book click here.

Facebook for Business Masterclass

Monday 26 October 2020 @ the GIL

Tap into the knowledge of Louise Scott from Go Social to ensure you are utilising your business Facebook page to its full potential. This in-depth workshop is ideal for focused business owners who have already launched, and run, a current Facebook Business Page, and who are ready to drill down into more of its features and benefits.

Learn how to engage with your clients online. Develop engagement and reach. Learn the difference between Boost and Ads, and link Instagram to Facebook Pages. Discover useful strategies and pick up useful tips. Get the best apps. Get organised.

Click here to find out more. 

Get Connected! Listing your business on Visit NSW & ATDW

Tuesday, 24 November 2020 @ the GIL

Join Rebecca George from Business HQ for her workshop on the Australian Tourism Data Warehouse and where you need to list your business to get noticed. Rebecca will run an informative workshop followed by one-on-one sessions to help you Get Connected!

The workshop will cover:
> What is the ATDW?
> How does listing my tourism product benefit my business/our region?
> Let’s get started*
> Tips to make your listing stand out
> Submitting your product for review

For more information including how to book click here.