Course Outline

By the end of this Canva workshop you will be able to edit images, design cover photos, create collages and beautiful graphics for both online and offline use.

Session 1 – Introduction to Canva: learn how to use Canva’s basic tools, use templates and elements, upload your own images, add free stock images, add and format text and add video. You will also learn how to link Canva to Facebook or Google Drive.


Session 2 – Putting it into practice: create a logo or social media graphic (for example a Facebook cover or post, Twiter post, Instagram post, LinkedIn banner), an infographic, A4 document, a blog banner, a photo collage, an event poster or a presentation.

Next Date: Coming soon

Using Canva

Canva Workshop At a Glance

Level: Beginner / basic existing Canva user

Equipment/Account needed: Free Canva account needed. Click here to create one.

Duration: 10 am – 12.30 pm

Class Size: 8 or less

Course Materials: Manual and quick reference shortcut guide included

Requirements: It is expected that delegates have basic IT skills – for example, they are confident using a mouse.

Cost: £65

Refreshments: Free tea/coffee and snacks provided. (Please note any dietary allergies/requirements when booking this workshop)

Location: Meeting Room, 4th Floor, The Melting Pot, Rose Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PR