Business Skills / Marketing / Digital Marketing

Introduction to Social Media for Business

  • Business Skills / Marketing / Digital Marketing, Business Startup, Creative, Enterprise, IT, Personal Development
  • Location / Campus
  • Daytime / Working Hours
  • 6 hours


An introduction to Social Media and using it to promote your business online.

What you'll learn / gain skills in

This course covers the basics to get you started including:

◦ The value of social media

◦ Social media best practice

◦ Find the right network for you

◦ Facebook

◦ Twitter

◦ Linkedin

◦ Youtube & Pinterest

Entry Requirements

This course will be held at Gateshead College.

Part of the Go>Grow programme, this course is completely FREE to businesses and individuals based in Tyne & Wear, Northumberland and County Durham (including self-employed people and employees), thanks to funding from the European Social Fund.

For further information on Go>Grow and other courses available please visit


What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

For travel guide and parking instructions see

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

This course is available to anyone aged 16+ but you must be a business, sole-trader or resident within Tyne & Wear, Northumberland or County Durham to qualify for a FREE place.

To qualify for a FREE (ESF funded) place on the course you will need to show photo ID and NI number at enrolment and complete an initial assessment prior to the course (full instructions will be provided beforehand).

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

For more information contact:

T: 0191 490 2312



The course can be attended by both the employed and unemployed.

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