More than ever, heritage organisations are looking to develop their use of digital technology. Our Digital Skills for Heritage initiative, launched in February 2020, is designed to help them thrive.
We are offering a range of activities and resources to reflect the varying needs, locations, sizes and levels of digital experience of heritage organisations.
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How we are helping you
This free programme is managed by the Arts Marketing Association in partnership with Arts Fundraising & Philanthropy, One Further and The Collections Trust. Activities are designed for small and medium UK heritage organisations seeking to develop their digital capabilities.
Online workshops, training events and digital bootcamps will run up to spring 2021.
Heritage Digital is a digital skills programme led by The Heritage Alliance and supported by Media Trust, Charity Digital and Naomi Korn Associates. This programme offers training, masterclasses and resources focusing on marketing, engaging audiences, intellectual property, data protection and online business tools and processes.
Running until July 2021, Heritage Digital will support over 700 heritage organisations.
Culture24’s Leading the Sector is a professional development course in Digital Leadership. A cohort of 16 leaders from medium-to-large heritage organisations across the UK are taking part.
We have produced free digital guides to help heritage organisations get started in key digital areas:
- Making online content accessible to all
- Online security and privacy
- Working with children and young people online
- Getting started with online learning
- Working with open licences
Discover more digital resources, useful information and updates below:
Advice: Understanding our licence requirement
Digital Skills for Heritage receives funding boost
Ditchling Museum of Art + Craft: adapting in difficult times
Digital guide: an introduction to online accessibility
Digital guide: getting started with online learning
Four ways to build back value into your visitor offer
Heritage Alliance launch free digital training and resources for sector
Digital guide: online privacy and security
Digital "lifeline" for Belfast's Clifton House
Digital guide: working safely online with children and young people
Digital Attitudes and Skills for Heritage: what we have learned so far