Get Found by more ready-to-buy customers.

Get Found Digital Marketing will teach you how to get your business on the 1st page of Google. 

  • Live, virtual training.
  • Work on your business as you learn.
  • Simple, step-by-step lessons.
  • 24/7 access. 5-star support.
  • Find more customers for your local business.

Get Skilled. Get Funded. Get Found.

Find More Ready-to-Buy Customers

From complete beginners to business owners and marketing professionals looking to upskill, this digital marketing course will get your business found.

Get Skilled

The only hands-on training led by an approved Google agency. 

Get Funded

Applicants may be eligible for the Canada Job Grant.

Get Found

Learn how to attract more local customers.

This expert-led, live, virtual course will give you the confidence needed to successfully market your local business. From shoe stores to insurance agencies and restaurants to breweries; auto repair to dentists, plumbers, HVAC, electricians, contractors, home builders, pharmacists, sales and service-based businesses.

Get Found Digital Marketing will get your business found.

Great programs, with access to the course work long after the classes are done, so you can refer back while you are actually implementing. Thanks so much!

Michael M
Michael's Testimonial

Get hands-on, in your business, to immediately attract new customers.

Find more local ready-to-buy customers.
Learn the critical steps to get your website found.
Unlock the hidden value of online information.
Discover the tools with the greatest impact on search results.
Uncover exactly what your customers are searching.
Reach customers in their discretionary time.
Master online advertising.

Learn as a Local Business

Get Found will give you the confidence you need to successfully market your locally owned business.

As a local business, Get Found will teach you the skills needed to grow your business.

Succeed as a Local Business

Get Found brings together local expertise in an intimate setting to maximize success.

Past participants report results ranging from, “We achieved our revenue goal for the year in one-month.” to “I was listed on the first page of Google after our first session!”

Build Your Complete Digital Roadmap

Get Found will teach you how to discover the direct pipeline to Google and the sure-fire ways to get your website found by ready-to-buy customers.

If you are a business owner, entrepreneur or marketing manager Get Found is specifically designed for you!

Get Ready!

What You Will Learn

You will learn, firsthand, countless actionable ways to increase your business’ exposure on Google, social media and the web. Gone are the days when customers would search the phonebook to find a local business. Today, more people search for a local business on Google, reviews or social media.


Build an effective strategy to measure the impact of online and offline marketing.


Find and manage online listings and learn how purchase behaviour is influenced.


Understand how to respond and leverage online reputation for growth.


Make social media social once again with a content schedule and a plan to engage audiences.


Discover customers’ keywords and improve search engine optimization (seo).


Learn how and when to effectively create online ads for Google and social media.

Get Found Program Modules

Module 1 Digital Marketing Strategy

Digital marketing is constantly changing and consistently in demand. Your customers are online every single day. Learn the benefits of digital marketing, understand your customers’ journey and stay ahead of your competitors.

Digital marketing enables businesses to interact with customers in real time. Customers expect to be able to participate and interact with businesses online.

Even if your business is already thriving, you will be missing out on a number of leads, customers and revenue if you’re not maximizing your digital marketing efforts. 

Want to keep a closer eye on your competition? It’s easy with the Get Found Tech Vault. Get the tools, tips and techniques, to help you understand why and how your competitors are raking in exposure from Google. No one wants to be a follower – here’s a guaranteed way to help stay ahead of the competition.

You will learn:

  • Content Creation
  • Email and Text Marketing Campaigns
  • Marketing Automation
  • Digital Journeys
  • Data skills and analytics
  • Tools and Strategy
  • Local Business Branding
  • Completion time: 4 hours

Module 2 Local SEO

Get Found in “near me” searches, be the “best” search result when customers are ready-to-buy and answer “how do I” when customers need your products and services.

Learn HOW and WHY your business needs to be the top search result to win the race to the cash register.

You will learn:

  • HOW to get found in “near me,” “best” and “how do I” searches 
  • Local SEO 
  • How to automate your killer content
  • Completion time: 4 hours

Get Skilled. Get Funded. Get Found!

Very informative and they have put together a wonderful digital marketing course called Get Found. Enjoyed it!

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Module 3 Reputation Management

Imagine gathering all the online conversations about your business, personnel and industry. If only, you could be the fly on the wall. You can!

By eavesdropping on conversations managing your online reputation, you’re telling customers and would-be customers that you want to engage in a dialogue with them; that you want to earn their business. 

Learn all of the important pieces to actively and easily manage your online reputation, when to respond to online comments and how to leverage reviews to get your business found.

Positive customer reviews are fantastic but how should you respond to a negative review? Discover the quickest way to respond, how to mitigate any further damage to your brand and tips on turning negative reviews to positive. 

You will learn:

  • Monitoring (eavesdropping) the conversation
  • Easily manage all the online information about your business
  • Responding to review
  • Asking for reviews
  • Cyber security and privacy
  • Completion time: 5 hours

Module 4 Social Media

Social media for mere mortals. Yeah, social media can do a lot of cool things, but is it swinging the door open? Ringing up the til? If not, let’s talk real social media that will lead to sales.

Likes, Follows, Tweets and Friends are not killing it. Learn HOW to understand what matters to your customers. Learn WHY social media matters and use it as a strategic business tool to grow your business.

You’ll uncover the mystery of social media, learn about the popular social media channels and provide practical, time-saving tips to make social media a sales channel for your business. Let’s make social media simple once again! 

Build engagement. Be purposeful. Make it simple.

You will learn:

  • Key Social Platforms
  • Setting up a Social Media Experience
  • Growing & Engaging an Audience
  • Social Media Campaigns
  • Content Strategy
  • Scheduling Tools
  • Completion time: 4 hours

Module 5 Website and Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

You too can talk Google-speak!

Know the exact words customers use to find your business. Find the most popular searches relevant to your business and industry. And kill it online with the exact terms customers use to find your business. (Psst, we know how to find your competitors keywords too!)

Keywords make all the difference between ho-hum and crushing it online.

Search Engine Optimization, or SEO, is how search engines read your website. Learn how to optimize pages, headings, images, URLs and more to be sure Google smiles on you.

You will learn:

  • Keywords
  • SEO Search Ranking
  • Website Optimization
  • Configuring Google Analytics 
  • Monitoring Campaigns
  • Website Copy
  • Configuring Google Analytics
  • Analyzing & Recording Data
  • Completion time: 5 hours

This business is amazing! Barb and her team are truly here to help you and see your business be successful! This course is well worth the money.

Judah-Ann B
Oh my god it finally works!

Module 6 Online Advertising

To boost or not to boost, that is the question!

Let’s dig into boosting, online ads, local ads, location ads, Google, Bing, Facebook and Instagram. When and how to advertise your business online. The simple do-it-yourself’er tools you can use to promote your products, services and special offers.

You’ll take an in-depth look at Google Ads and have a live-ready ad for your business set to go. You will learn how to set up, create, run and optimize a campaign where you can target very specific search queries that are 100% relevant to your business.

Get the know-how to execute actionable strategies and tactics that produce tangible results for your business; results that can propel your business’ profitability to higher levels.

You will learn:

  • Basics of Online Search
  • Google Ads
  • Search Campaigns 
  • Display & Video Advertising
  • Measurement and Optimization
  • Testing, Optimizing and Split Tests
  • Completion time: 4 hours
Barb McGrath with her dog, Saturn
Helping businesses get found

Our Story

Known as the #GoogleGirl, Barb McGrath founded the Get Found Digital Marketing program, and Saskatchewan’s first approved Google agency, Above the Fold Digital Marketing. After more than 20 years working with local businesses, Barb knows what it takes for local businesses to succeed.

Barb has worked with some of western Canada’s most well known brands including Conexus Credit Union, Factory Optical and Saskatchewan Polytechnic. Tune in for her bi-weekly radio show called the Secret Life of Entrepreneurs syndicated across iTunes and Google Podcasts.

Barb is an Accredited Business Communicator and holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Regina. To learn more about Barb, visit her LinkedIn profile.


Get Found

Register for Get Found
  • 3 days of digital marketing training
    • 9 hours live, virtual training
    • 9 hours self-paced, hands-on learning
    • 6 hours business-specific exercises
  • 6 open mic sessions to answer all your questions
  • Attend live or catch the replay
  • BONUS! 14 hours of bonus content to customize your learning

  • All sessions led by a Google expert
  • 24/7 access to the lessons, videos, replays and how-to’s
  • Community discussion group for Q&As & announcements
  • Lifetime ‘active’ access to monthly Get Found updates

  • Funding available in all Canadian provinces
  • 5-star support from application to certification
  • Certificate of Completion
$1595 / participant
Register for Get Found


  • Complimentary registration for business owner
  • 8 hours of business-specific 1:1 learning with a Google expert
    • 4 hours of 1:1 with business owner/employee(s)
    • BONUS! 4 hours of 1:1 after certification received
  • 100% custom sessions for business owner/employee(s)
  • Dig deeper; get found faster
  • Business-specific, hands-on training
  • Focus on business and industry-specific strategies
  • Learn hands-on in a team, or 1:1
$2935 / business
Register for Get Found Plus+

First Page Club

Register for First Page Club

Everything in Get Found and more…


  • Exclusive membership in the First Page Club
  • Full year of live access, coaching, how-to’s and more!
    • Live Q&A’s, coaching, support  & demonstrations
    • Early access to Google updates
    • Insider know-how on the hottest ‘what is actually working‘ strategies
    • Fresh, weekly content; learn as little or as much as you’d like
    • Untangle those Google knots & troubleshoot online obstacles
    • Learn from local businesses that are succeeding online
    • Monthly training opportunities on the must-have digital marketing skills
    • Community of like-minded business owners
  • 4 hours of 1:1 with business owner/employee(s)
    • BONUS! 4 hours of 1:1 after certification received

  • Business-level access
  • Easy pay schedule
  • Funding available in all Canadian provinces
  • 5-star support from application to certification
  • Certificate of Completion
$3995 / business
Register for First Page Club


Select any 2 advanced courses for First Page Plus+:

  • Advanced Google & Facebook Ads
    • Master your paid advertising with advanced strategies, targeting and audiences.
  • Kick A$$ SEO
    • The #1 strategy a local business needs to attract more customers is their website SEO.
  • Supercharged Websites
    • Turn your website into the 24/7 lead generating, cash counting machine it is meant to be!
  • Get Found 1:1
    • Meet 1:1 with a Google expert to find faster to-market strategies.
$4995 / business
Register for First Page Plus+

I did the Get Found Digital Marketing Certificate and even though I have worked in digital marketing for several years, I learned new and interesting things to help push our organization forward.

Megan T

Get Found Digital Marketing Alumni

The training you want, the flexibility you need.

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Local businesses are facing unprecedented times. We are committed to doing everything we can to support your success now and in the future. Whether you have a question, or are ready to apply for funding, we’re here to help.