Fast Track Certificate in Social Media for Communications

Social-Media

Course: Fast Track Certificate in Social Media for Communications

Course dates: Autumn 2016 (dates TBC)

Duration: 1 day course, from 10am to 5pm

Course fee: €245

 

A practical certificate aimed at individuals who want to achieve fast track success in social media.

Learn how to achieve excellence in online advertising, fast. 

What this course delivers:

  • Expert training by a qualified trainer, with real life experience in using social media to communicate and to deliver support services worldwide.
  • Customised delivery based on your specific business goals.
  • Hands-on use of online tools, including an innovative post-session support group.
  • A practical approach to ensure positive business and personal benefits designed to transform your situation.
  • 2015 updates on relevant social media services and platforms.

 

  • This course is designed not only for those involved in communications and IT, but also for all those involved in organisation development, customer service, the arts, HR and every aspect of business, government or personal development.

    The social media revolution will transform those who embrace it and the organisations who support these new communication tools. This course provides guidance on the latest updates in each area combined with a rigorous approach to the application of these tools. 

    All will learn how to:

    1. Assess social media sites,
    2. Develop strategies for effective use of social media,
    3. Use the latest engagement tactics & strategies,
    4. Create appropriate social media content to boost awareness,
    5. Integrate social media with existing activities,
    6. Update their approach to social media based on the latest 2015 developments. 

  • The following elements will be included:

    Day Plan:

    1. Introduction to the course and individual objectives

    • Personal & business objectives for each participant
    • Social media identity reviews where required

    2. Content Strategies and Tactics for 2016

    • The latest developments in social media
    • Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, what works for you?

    LUNCH BREAK

    3.  Social Media Strategies for 2016

    • Advanced Twitter strategies & tactics
    • Advanced Facebook strategies & tactics
    • Advanced LinkedIn strategies & tactics

    4.  Other Sites & Review

    • Pinterest, YouTube, Instagram, FourSquare
    • Creating a social media plan
    • Review of goals and outcomes

    NB: A WIFI ENABLED LAPTOP WILL BE REQUIRED FOR EACH CLASS. PARTICIPANTS MAY ALSO ATTEND REMOTELY. REMOTE PARTICIPATION WILL BE ENHANCED TO ENABLE Q&A PARTICIPATION DURING EACH SESSION

  • Why City Colleges?

    • Courses for students who are passionate about their subject, delivered by leaders in their field.
    • Live lectures which are also streamed live on Moodle and recorded for review
    • City centre location in South Great George’s Street, convenient for bus, LUAS, DART
    • Southside Dublin location in Dundrum
    • Study rooms and library in our City Centre and Dundrum locations
    • Limited class size
    • Parking

  • To register for this course please contact us on 1850 252740 or info@citycolleges.ie

The course is offered from South Great Georges’ Street, Dublin 2.