Level 2 Using Social Media for Promotion

In a modern world where digital promotion is at the forefront of all industries, it is crucial that you and your business know how to effectively take part.

This course will help you to understand how to use social media and marketing skills to promote and develop your customer base.

You will learn about increasing brand awareness using social media to market your products or services. You will decide what features to have in your marketing mix to make sure you reach the right customers with the right message in your marketing campaign.

This is a knowledge unit to give learners a better understanding of different Social Media platforms and investigate how to use Social Media when promoting products or services

This qualification includes 1 unit with 3 individual subject sections focussing on social media and is best completed with the view to progress straight onto the Level 2 Certificate Digital Promotion for Business.

This qualification will help you to develop your understanding of how to promote a business in a digital age. This would be useful if you want to improve your own digital promotion in a real business situation, or as a foundation for further learning in subjects such as:

  • marketing
  • business
  • ICT
  • media

What are the entry requirements?

No Entry requirements

How is it assessed? You will be provided with all the information required for the qualifications, available online. Alongside the learning materials, you will have the support of a knowledgeable assessor/tutor who will give you advice and guidance on the course content as well as providing robust feedback on the work you complete.

Do you need to be working to take this qualification?

Yes, funding is only available for employed people.

What related qualifications can you progress to?

Progression to a Level 2 Certificate in Digital Promotion for Business.


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Course information:

Awarding body:
Aspire Training Team
Course duration:
2/3 Weeks (45 GLH)
Course location:
Online. The course is delivered across Dorset, Wiltshire, Somerset and Devon.

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for anyone 16 years and above who would like an introduction into how to use social media from promoting a business or service.

Key facts:

  • Funded through European Social Fund (Subject to eligibility)
  • Section 1 – Understand the use of Social Media for promotion
  • Section 2 – Be able to explore ideas for promoting a product or service using social media
  • Section 3 – Be able to present an idea for the promotion of a product or service using social media

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