Social Media & Digital Marketing

Do you have a keen interest in social media? An Apprenticeship in Social Media for Business will give you an in-depth understanding of social media and generic marketing principles and how to use it effectively, develop your communication skills and research techniques, and teach you how to increase website visitors via SEO and PPC campaigns.

An Apprenticeship gives you the opportunity to earn whilst you learn and provide you with a route into your chosen industry. You will be employed as an apprentice, building up the required knowledge and skills needed to become a vital member of the team. You will work towards a relevant qualification which will let future employers know you have been trained in the skills they need.

LEVELS OFFERED

Advanced( Level 3)

Higher( Level 4)

DURATION

An Advanced Apprenticeship in Social Media for Business lasts 18 months
A Higher Apprenticeship in Social Media for Business lasts 24 months

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Advanced

( Level 3) – 5 GCSE grades 4 (C) and above including maths and English is essential. A GCSE in ICT or equivalent is desirable. Some exposure to social media, digital marketing and web content is desirable, a keen interest in this area of work is essential.

Higher

( Level 4) 5 GCSE grades 4 (C) and above including maths and English is essential. A GCSE in ICT or equivalent is desirable. Some exposure to social media, digital marketing and web content is essential, a keen interest in this area of work is a prerequisite.

DELIVERY METHOD

Day release college attendance.

POSSIBLE CAREERS/PROGRESSION ROUTES

Upon completion of your Apprenticeship, you may wish to progress onto the next level – or a career in….

Digital Marketing Specialist
Social Media Assistant/Manager
SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) and PPC (Pay Per Click advertising) Assistant/Manager
Digital PR Specialist
Content Writers
Web Developers and Coders

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