This course is ideal for business owner who wish to harness the power of social media to increase their prospects.
These skills would also be useful for PAs, EAs, Office Managers, Marketing Assistants, Business Development Managers as well as others involved in PR, event management and promotion.
A basic knowledge of the internet and an awareness of social media would be an advantage.What will I learn?
Module 1: What is social media and what are the benefits? Why use
social media? What worries you and excites you? Taking a strategic
Module 2: A review of how social media marketing fits in to current
Module 3: The reasons for using social media. Identifying social
media audience groups. Understanding keywords.
Module 4: You will look at a range of social media channels including
blogs, newsletters, niche tools, LinkedIn, Twitter, facebook,
Pinterest, Instagram, Google+, videos, podcasts, images, forums,
social bookmarking, mobile and other content.
Module 5: You will think about what you are going to say on social
media – the content, choosing content or relationship marketing,
content ideas, creating a content plan, re-using content.
Module 6: Look at what resources are needed to carry out the social
media? A social media policy, the risks of social media and crisis
Module 7: Measurement of social media activities to ensure a return
Module 8: Creating a social media strategy. Best practice for social
This course has 15 hours of learning activities that can be taken flexiblty to suit your schedule over a one month period.
Choose your preferred study style:
Flexible self-paced online study. Suited to learners who want complete control over their learning and will confidently use the learning resources to achieve their goals.
+ myPitman online learning resources
+ downloadable reference guides
+ participation in our student community and social learning groups
+ validation tests
Our supported learning approach with a flexible blend of online and centre-based training, plus live Q&A support from our coaching team to help you confidently complete your programme.
+ live Q&A coaching from 8am to 8pm daily
+ access to our local training centres for in-centre study
+ participation in our career coaching programmes
Benefit from personalised coaching to help you master your learning and contextualise implementation to your organisation and job role.
+ individual coaching sessions
+ complimentary access to content updates and upgrades