Digital Skills Academy is a comprehensive programme of digital skills development to support the industry going through the recovery process. Businesses can choose to enrol on any of the specialised tracks and get access to remote workshops with on-hand support from live remote instructors.

Enrol your industry on our live cohort starting in June 2020.

A platform built for industry recovery.

Make it your own.

In this programme, digital is the enabler, bringing out more capability to learn, create, test, share and collaborate with other peers. What's more, it is all designed around rebuilding the tourism industry, aligning with your destinations strategic decisions and supporting the exact needs of business right now.

Start your industry recovery.

Embrace Digital.

Production, Creativity and Engagement

Track 1. WFH Video Masters

A special series teaching individuals and businesses how to use video to help them connect, engage with and eventually rebuild their business using video as a powerful medium.

Workshops

  • - Going live
  • - Telling the story
  • - Shoot from home
  • - Record your own recovery series
  • - Your film, your story
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Production, Creativity and Engagement

Track 1. WFH Video Masters

A special series teaching individuals and businesses how to use video to help them connect, engage with and eventually rebuild their business using video as a powerful medium.

Workshops

  • - Going live
  • - Telling the story
  • - Shoot from home
  • - Record your own recovery series
  • - Your film, your story
working from home set up
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Masterclasses in Social, Community & Activation

Track 2. Social Series

When community becomes our most valued strength, online communities are coming together to support each other, show solidarity and inspire hope.

Workshops

  • - Storytelling & society
  • - Campaigns for good
  • - Channel tips & tricks
  • - Platform 101: Facebook & Instagram
  • - Platform 101: Twitter & Linkedin

Masterclasses in Social, Community & Activation

Track 2. Social Series

When community becomes our most valued strength, online communities are coming together to support each other, show solidary and inspire hope.

Workshops

  • - Storytelling & society
  • - Campaigns for good
  • - Channel tips & tricks
  • - Platform 101: Facebook & Instagram
  • - Platform 101: Twitter & Linkedin
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Thinking for the Creative in Everybody

Track 3. Design Academy

Design thinking plays a key role in destination strategy and recovery. By using design thinking principles and empathy mapping, destinations can co-create the next phases of their journey.

Workshops

  • - Introduction to Human Centred Design
  • - Foundation in Design Thinking Principles
  • - Making Remote Teamwork Agile
  • - Co - Design Principals 
  • - Designing the Next: Phases, Journey Mapping, Users & Empathy
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Thinking for the Creative in Everybody

Track 3. Design Academy

Design thinking plays a key role in destination strategy and recovery. By using design thinking principles and empathy mapping, destinations can co-create the next phases of their journey.

Workshops

  • - Introduction to Human Centred Design
  • - Foundation in Design Thinking Principles
  • - Making Remote Teamwork Agile
  • - Co - Design Principals 
  • - Designing the Next: Phases, Journey Mapping, Users & Empathy
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Succeeding Digitally in the New Normal

Track 4. Digital Masters

Digital success in the new normal requires digital reinvention, smarter, strategic communications, creative resources, tips and tools. Discover how to apply these elements and be guided through platforms, prototyping and publishing to achieve an enhanced digital presence.

Workshops

  • - Digital Reinvention & Selling Remote
  • - Complete Guide to Platforms, Prototyping and Publishing 
  • - Creative Resources, Tools, Tips & Shortcuts
  • - Building Smarter Strategies with AI 
  • - Platform Interoperability, Connecting

Succeeding Digitally in the New Normal

Track 4. Digital Masters


Digital success in the new normal requires digital reinvention, smarter, strategic communications, creative resources, tips and tools. Discover how to apply these elements and be guided through platforms, prototyping and publishing to achieve an enhanced digital presence.

Workshops

  • - Digital Reinvention & Selling Remote
  • - Complete Guide to Platforms, Prototyping and Publishing
  • - Creative Resources, Tools, Tips & Shortcuts
  • - Building Smarter Strategies with AI 
  • - Platform Interoperability, Connecting
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Business Models, Ideas, Tips & Tricks

Track 5. Business Masters

Rebuild and redesign a business model that adapts to all scenarios, tilts the business offer at every stage of recovery, identifies new opportunities and incorporates prototyping and the feasibility of business concepts into its strategy.

Workshops

  • - Explore Scenarios 
  • - Adapt, Shape and Alter the New Business Offer
  • - Identify New Opportunities, Revenue Models...
  • - Develop Business Concepts for New Realities
  • - Iterate Concepts, Test Market Feasibility
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Business Models, Ideas, Tips & Tricks

Track 5. Business Masters

Rebuild and redesign a business model that adapts to all scenarios, tilts the business offer at every stage of recovery, identifies new opportunities and incorporates prototyping and the feasibility of business concepts into its strategy.

Workshops

  • - Explore Scenarios 
  • - Adapt, Shape and Alter the New Business Offer
  • - Identify New Opportunities, Revenue Models...
  • - Develop Business Concepts for New Realities
  • - Iterate Concepts, Test Market Feasibility
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Tourism Impact Network.

Your Personalised Community.

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Enrol your industry, on our live cohort, starting in June 2020

The Digital Skills Academy is available on an annual license, designed to be highly affordable from just 1€ per session per SME. Get a branded programme, platform and business pivot sessions for your industry, ready to deploy today.

To get started, speak to us today.

*The Digital Skills Academy is part of the Remote. Design. Rebuild. Recovery Programme for Destinations.

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