29 September 2022
10:00 - 11:00
1 hour
MS Teams
Online video conferencing

This session will show you how to produce effective graphics even if you don't have a creative bone in your body! We'll focus on using Canva and Piktochart in particular to help you produce posters, flyers and social media graphics using intuitive templates that can be personalised for your service. We'll also discuss the importance of high-quality content in 2022, and share some key principles of good design.

Lead facilitator

Joe Blunden  

Joe is a multi-award winning marketing and communications specialist with over 15 years of experience across a range of industries. He has worked for the NHS for the past 10 years, including marketing, communications and engagement roles in both acute and community settings.

He is a compulsive learner and recently completed an MBA (Distinction), having gained a Professional Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing, a Diploma in Managing Digital Media and a degree in business.

Joe directed the successful campaign to get the NHS Choir to Christmas number one in 2015, raising over £300k for charity in the process. He also led NHS Voices in 2018, bringing together 30 celebrity singers to record a song for the NHS, which was made into a documentary by ITV.


Joe specialises in strategy development and digital communication and has extensive experience in PR, stakeholder engagement and campaign development.

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