Social Media for Business Course: Funded skills training

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Tuesday, 26 November, 2019 - 09:00 to Wednesday, 27 November, 2019 - 17:00

Social Media for Business Course: Funded skills training




United Kingdom

Harness the power of social media for your business. This funded training course will cover all things social media marketing for business.

About this Event

  • Location: Coventry. Venue: TBC
  • Duration: 2 day course, 9-5 daily
  • To gain this fully funded social media qualification, eligibility criteria apply

Would you like to gain a recognised social media marketing qualification that aligns to an IT User Award, Level 2?

If you are looking to upskill your workforce, progress your career or compliment your apprenticeship with digital marketing skills, then this recognised social media course will be of benefit.

This Social Media for Business course will delve into social media marketing, exploring how SME's can make use of branding, advertising, tips and tricks to make your social platforms glow.

The course will provide an overview of major platforms and best practice strategies to increase your Return on Investment. This jargon-free course looks at the types of posts that work well and which topics to cover to make 'good social' content.

Co-financed by the ESFA and ESF, this FREE TO ATTEND course will help you navigate the social media minefield, improve your marketing know-how and teach you ways to measure the effectiveness of your efforts online.

Eligibility criteria:

SSW focuses on SME businesses (less than 250 employees) based in the Coventry and Warwickshire LEP area. Individuals taking up funded training through SSW must be:

  • legally resident in the UK
  • be able to take paid employment in the UK
  • Employed or self-employed
  • Aged 16 or above
  • Additional criteria may apply

For further information, contact Skills Support for the Workforce: |

This workshop is delivered by Skills Ladder, a training provider for the Skills Support for the Workforce (SSW) programme in your area. SSW has been developed to upskill employees within small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). SSW provides recognised, accredited qualifications and bespoke training courses to enhance your employees’ skills, increase the competitiveness of your business and boost the local economy. For more information about SSW in your area, visit:

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