Training

Strenghten your investigative skills

INVESTIGATIVE JOURNALISM ESSENTIALS

Are you ready to become an investigative journalist? Learn the basic steps to find the hidden stories, track down the right sources and make sure your story is watertight. This session will help you get going with investigative journalism and hopefully put you on the right track to a successful investigation right away.

 

FACT CHECKING

In a world where disinformation is common and rumors spread like wildfires it is essential that you as a journalist know how to fact check information. Regardless of whether your piece of information comes from a source, a document or an image, and regardless of whether the information originates from online or offline, this session will teach you how to properly examine pieces of information to make sure you don’t publish anything you will regret.

 

FIND STUFF ONLINE AND ON SOCIAL MEDIA

The open, searchable Facebook we once knew is gone. This fact has made it so much harder for journalists to do research through the social media giant. However there are still ways to do vital research through both Facebook and Instagram. This workshop session will teach you some of the cutting edge techniques still at hand when searching for people, pages, or other stuff on social media. The workshop will also cover advanced search techniques using Google and other tools.