Social Media Skills

Level 3 Diploma.

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Social Media Skills

Level 3 Diploma in Social Media

Who is this course for?

Thanks to our partnership with The West Midlands Combined Authority, we can offer this online qualification, which is supported by our specialist trainers, free of charge to those based within the West Midlands. 

This Level 3 Diploma in Social Media is designed for learners to develop their skills required for either employment or career progression within the social media industry. It is suitable for those looking to enter this sector for the first time or those looking to upskills and develop their knowledge gaining a recognised qualification. This qualification helps you understand the impact social media can have on business and develop the techniques and tools to deliver marketing campaigns.

What does the qualification cover?

Topics include:

  • Fit for the future
  • Using social media for business
  • Marketing principles
  • Social networking
  • Social media campaigning
  • Keyword optimisation
  • Creating great web content
  • User experience
  • Information security and data protection
  • Marketing evaluation
  • Data analysis

How is the course delivered?

All of our courses are completed via our online learning platform supported with interactive resources and webinars to cover the key topics where you can interact with a tutor and your peers. You will be supported throughout by one of our tutors who will review your progress.

Course Summary

Always available. You can commence when you are ready.


Level 3 Diploma in Social Media for Business

6 months

  • Aged 19 or over
  • Resident of England only
  • Looking for a job or looking to progress and gain new skills at work
  • UK or EU resident of three years or longer or outside of the EU

  • An apprenticeship or further learning
  • A new job
  • Develop your skills with your current employer, and progress

Download the course factsheet

Ready to Apply?

Complete the registration form below and you will be contacted by an advisor within 48 hours to check your eligibility and to kick start your learning by enrolling you on this programme.

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