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Introduction to Social Media for Business

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Course Information

Two-thirds of internet users worldwide regularly visit social media channels. This is a huge audience for your business to market to – if you’re not utilising these platforms and social media apps to engage with your clients and other companies, you could get left behind.

This 1-day course is for anyone who wants to learn how to implement a successful social media campaign for their business for the first time. It will cover:

  • What is social media? Including a look at the different platforms and social media icons you need to be aware of
  • The benefits of social media sites for businesses
  • How to get started and how much time to spend on social media marketing
  • The different ways of using social media
  • How to run a successful social media campaign


  • Social media overview
  • Social media in 2020
  • How social media works – pros and cons
  • How social media can power up your business
  • How to use Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest
  • Social media top tips
  • How to grow your audience
  • Where to find content ideas
  • How to create quality content
  • Introduction to social media advertising
  • Useful tools and photo libraries
  • Review and questions

There is no formal assessment available for this course. Delegates knowledge will be tested in class through a series of informal exercises. 

This course includes:

  • Training from a high experience Social Media trainer
  • Computer / Laptop to use for the duration of the course
  • Copy of course slides and materials used
  • Refreshments

Course Key Points

Duration: 1 day

Accredited: No

Exam(s): N/A

Type: Available as Classroom, Virtual Live and In-house

Funding: ReAct and Access funding accepted

Dates and Prices for Introduction To Social Media For Businesses

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October 13, 2020 £205.00
October 15, 2020 £175.00
November 10, 2020 £205.00
November 12, 2020 £175.00
December 8, 2020 £205.00
December 10, 2020 £175.00

Classroom Courses

 Interact in person with our expert instructors in venues throughout the UK.

Virtual-Live Courses

Participate in live instructor-led sessions from the comfort of your home or office

Online Self-Paced

Learn new skills from our expert instructors, in your own time and at your own pace.

Please note all published prices are exclusive of VAT for consumers who pay no VAT or can recover VAT. The current rate of VAT is 20% for consumers that are required to pay VAT. All public course bookings are subject to availability and minimum course numbers.

Why Choose NILC For Your Social Media Training?


Experienced Trainers

We've delivered over 800 social media workshops

Multiple Locations

Courses available at our venues or your offices


Highly Rated

We are highly rated with 5 stars from Trustpilot

Learn From Home

Live instructor-led virtual courses available


Business Experience

Industry expert trainers with over 10 years experience


Multiple Course Levels

Beginner to Advanced Social Media courses available


Bespoke Options

We can offer custom training tailored to your requirements


Post Course Support

We'll be on hand to help and answer any questions

Our registered office and postal address is 50 Commercial Road, Newport, Gwent, NP20 2PE

All quoted prices are exclusive of VAT for consumers who pay no VAT or can recover VAT. The current rate of VAT is 20% for consumers that are required to pay VAT.
All course bookings are subject to availability.