Social Media


Level 3 Diploma in Social Media for Business

Aspire are now able to offer high quality training to support social media as a marketing and business tool.


How a Social Media apprenticeship can benefit your business:


  • Engage with new and existing customers across all platforms
  • Plan your social media marketing campaigns to improve sales
  • Build on your Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) rankings by managing key words and phrases
  • Maintain your Facebook, Twitter and other essential social networks pages
  • Generate more awareness of your business and build a recognisable brand
  • Set up online advertising to promote your business to new customers
  • Analyse the impact that your website and social media can have on your busines



Units covered through the SMD3 course:

  • Using Collaborative Technology
  • Principles of social media within business
  • Principles of key words and optimisation
  • Social networking management in a business
  • Communications using digital marketing
  • Use digital and social media advertising and promotion
  • Imaging Software  



The qualification can be accessed by any member of staff who is able to meet the eligibility criteria:

  • Must be able to work a minimum of 30 hours a week
  • Must have been a UK resident for at least last 3 years
  • Does not currently hold a Level 4 qualification or higher (HND, FD, Degree) in any subject
  • No age restriction


We have various vacancies for digitial marketing apprenticeships in Manchester and across Lancashire on our website. Become one step closer to your dream career and apply for a social media apprenticeship today! Visit our vacancies page for more information.