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08 May 2019

The Benefits of Learning Digital Skills

The Benefits of Learning Digital Skills

Its common knowledge that digital technology has become a large part of both our working and everyday lives. But you may still know or work for individuals or organisations who doubt the benefits of learning digital skills.

The everyday benefits of digital skills

Put simply, digital skills are now essential to our everyday life. From talking to a friend to purchasing a product, it’s almost impossible to find a service that isn’t digitalised! But this isn’t a bad thing. As you may know, there are many ways digital skills can benefit you from day-to-day. For example:

  1. You can save time and money by shopping online
  2. Quickly skip the boring paperwork with online banking
  3. Stay up to date with family and friends on social media
  4. You can ditch the paper directory to find/access your local services easily
  5. You’ll know how to stay safe on the internet and avoid cyber crime

How digital skills can benefit businesses

Just like for an individual, embracing digital skills within the workplace can also benefit a business in a number of ways, irrelevant as to whether you’re a charity, community or private organisation. For example, they could help you to:

  1. Increase your business productivity
  2. Help you develop a competitive edge
  3. Provide you new ways of working
  4. Help to increase your revenue
  5. Allow you to build stronger customer relationships

How Seetec can help you

Whether you’re a large business or a local individual, we’re committed to helping you build the confidence, motivation and skills you need to take your first steps into the digital world. As such, we’re providing a FREE 10 hour digital training course  to help develop digital skills in Ireland. We recently helped Carrick ‘Men’s Shed’ get online with the same course!

A full list of course dates and locations can be found below:

DONEGAL BUNCRANA 25, 27, 28 June
DONEGAL DUNGLOE 26, 27, 28 June
DONEGAL LETTERKENNY 26, 27, 28 June
DUBLIN AMIENS STREET 25,26,27  June
DUBLIN CABRA 25, 26, 27 June
DUBLIN CLONDALKIN 25,26,27 June
DUBLIN TALLAGHT 25,26,27 June
GALWAY GALWAY 18,19,20 June
GALWAY GALWAY 25,26,27 June
LONGFORD LONGFORD 18,19,20 June
LONGFORD LONGFORD 18,19,20 June
LOUTH DROGHEDA 18,19,20,21 June
LOUTH DUNDALK 18,19,20,21 June
MAYO BALLINA 25,26,27 June
MAYO CASTLEBAR 25,26,27 June
MEATH NAVAN 25,27, 28 June

 

Please ring your local centre to book onto the course or enquire here