Sign up for our free digital skills workshops

Do you know someone who would like to learn more about using technology in their everyday lives? MediaSmarts is proud to offer a series of free hour-long digital literacy workshops to help empower under-represented populations from communities across the country. Join us for one or all of the three DigitalSmarts workshops taking place online on Zoom over the next few months. 

Perfect for beginner technology users as well as those looking for a refresher. Have your burning questions answered by trained facilitators and leave feeling more confident using your devices. Sign up using the links below, and for more information contact   

Explore Online Shopping and Entertainment  

Learn the basics of online shopping and entertainment for the holiday season. This workshop covers topics like buying and returning things online, spotting reliable sellers and finding free music and video content. 

November 25, 2021 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm EST – English - Register here  
**new date** December 8, 2021 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm EST – French - Register here

Navigating Online Privacy and Security 

This workshop looks at how to keep your devices and your personal life secure online. Topics will include how to secure your accounts and devices, how to keep your devices safe from malware and how to prevent and deal with cyberstalking. 

January 26, 2022 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm EST – French - Register here 
January 27, 2022 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm EST – English - Register here 

Navigating Online Relationship Safety 

Today a lot of our lives – including our relationships – happen online. This workshop shows you how to keep yourself and your devices safe online, how to keep your personal life secure on social media and how to deal with sexting, harassment and online relationship abuse. 

February 15, 2022 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm EST – French - Register here  
February 16, 2022 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm EST – English - Register here