Introduction to Digital Communications for Co-operatives with BCCM

21 February 2021 13:00 - 10 March 2021 14:00


This course supports new and existing co-ops to develop and maintain their online presence. This course will be presented via Zoom over six one-hour sessions and is limited to 25 people, so be sure to register your interest to avoid missing out.

This BCCM course will be presented by Clare Fountain, Co-operative & Business Management Consultant and Kristin Sinclair, Digital Consultant.

Specific topics covered

  1. Digital communications strategy
  2. Storytelling and content marketing
  3. Using your website to engage
  4. SEO
  5. Social Media
  6. Analysis – using your data to improve engagement

Each session will be 60 minutes long: 45 minutes of presentation and 15 minutes for Q&A and includes a take-home workbook.


  • Week 1: Monday 22 and Wednesday 24 February, 1-2pm
  • Week 2: Monday 1 and Wednesday 3 March, 1-2pm
  • Week 3: Monday 8 and Wednesday 10 March, 1-2pm


Cost (before subsidy): $500

The Co-operative Farming program offers a 90% bursary for this course. Find out more and apply for a bursary. Subject to approval, you will receive an email from the Co-operative Farming program confirming your successful application and with a discount code that you should apply at the checkout, this will ensure your payment is reduced to 10% of the full cost. Please note applications for bursaries need to be submitted no later than Thursday 21 January 2021.

Expressions of interest

To express your interest in attending Introduction to Digital Communications for Co-operatives with BCCM please email the Co-operative Farming team with your details.

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