Social Media Essentials (Leeds)

Date: 17.03.2020

Time: 9:30AM - 12:30PM

Category: workshops

Event Details

An introduction to the marketing potential of social media platforms. This training delivers knowledge that can be put to immediate use by social media novices and regular users alike. An overview of how Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest and Blogs work to help you market your business online effectively. A comprehensive and interactive session which help you think differently about social media and how you can use it for your business.

  Business Benefits
  • Understand how social media can support and help your business
  • Gain an understanding of the main social media platforms
  • Find where your target audience ‘talks’ on social media
  • Building a basic social media strategy & plan
  • Explore the various social media platforms – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Pinterest & many more
  • Discover hints & tips on how to communicate online with customers
  • Social lead generation
  • Creating the right first impression
  • Developing your social media brand
  • Building customer awareness & loyalty

We will take you through a basic social media strategy specific to your business. Plus there will be plenty of time to chat about what works for your business and network with others in the room over coffee.

  • Classroom learning
  • Presentations by the trainer
  • Practical individual tasks for delegates
  • Group work activities
  • Action plan to work through in the workplace
  Delivery venue
  • Local venue
  • Employer’s premises
  Delegate Numbers
  • Maximum number of delegates: 12

Full Cost & Potential Funding Workshops delivered by Social Progress

We are delighted to announce that Social Progress have been awarded a contract through the West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges (The Skills Service) to deliver part funded social media and digital marketing workshops between January 2020 & March 2020. In this pack you will find all the information you need in order to check your eligibility and choose your preferred workshops. If you’d like to apply for the part-funding, contact and we will send you the relevant forms. The full cost of each 3 hour workshop is £225. However, eligible organisations will be able to access 40% funding towards each learner making each place just £135+VAT per learner, per workshop.


View the Eligibility Requirements here! If you're an eligible business, download our Info Pack here: WYCC-TheSkillsService-SocialProgressLtd-SocialMediaWorkshopPack2020 and drop us an email to Then we'll send you the relevant forms to get you started.

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