Social Media Training Course

Duration : 1 DayCost: From £220
Venues : Online | Manchester | Leeds | Liverpool


Social Media Training in Manchester, Liverpool & Online

This one day course covers the essentials of building and executing an effective social media strategy for people wanting to take advantage of the power of Social Media to promote their company or organisation or blogs.

Social Media Course Introduction

We will show you how to create a great presence, how to build a large but targeted following and how to engage this following.

We will also show you the techniques you can use to convert followers into customers.

This Social Media course is run online, at our office at Manchester Science Park and in central Leeds & Liverpool.

Social Media training is also offered on a one to one and for private groups anywhere in the UK.

Social Media Course Topics

  • Introduction to Social Media
  • Latest Social Trends
  • Developing a Social Media Strategy & online identity
  • Creating a social media policy
  • How to target your audience
  • Building a following, awareness and trust
  • Identifying the appropriate social channels
  • Creating content using tools, calendars and scheduling
  • Setting KPIs and measurement 

Download a full course outline here (opens in a new tab) or see menu below.

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Who Should Attend this Social Media Training

This training is ideal for anyone who uses Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram (as well as others) on a regular basis for their business and wants to improve their reach & engagement of their audience or generate more leads through the social media platforms.

It is also suitable for people who are looking to start using Social Media platforms for their businesses and want to understand best practices for doing so. 

If you are unsure if this is the right course for you please get in touch on: or give us a call on 0161 226 6032

Classroom & Online Social Media Courses Available

Our 5-star rated Social Media Courses are available online as well as in Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, and Birmingham. 

See the dates below for a public course or contact us for one to one or private courses.

Why Choose M Training's Social Media Course?

  • Run by a Social Media expert who runs social media campaigns for many companies, agencies and organisations
  • This course is limited to 6 places so you are guaranteed personal support throughout the course
  • Convenient location in central Manchester, Birmingham, Leeds & Liverpool and Online
  • Course notes and support material
  • 3 months online support
  • Certificate of achievement
  • 5 Star Rated in Google Reviews
  • 6 No more than 6 delegates
  • 5 star rated courses
  • Practice led learning
  • Online Courses Available
  • 3 month online support

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Social Media Course Dates

Browse all public Social Media course dates below or use the filter to show only dates in specific locations.

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  • 21 June 2022
  • Manchester
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  • 29 June 2022
  • Online
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  • 20 July 2022
  • Manchester
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  • 27 July 2022
  • Online
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  • 25 August 2022
  • Manchester
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  • 30 August 2022
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Private Course Enquiries

Online Social Media Courses

Timings: Our online Social Media public courses start at 9:30am and will finish around 4:30pm with plenty of breaks. Timings for private courses can be arranged to suit you.

Payment: Once booked an invoice will be sent which can be paid by Credit Card, via Bank Transfer or Cheque.


Our Online one-to-one and private group training in Social media is available from £250 + VAT (three hours) or £450 + VAT (6 hours).


Highly Interactive: You will see the trainer, their screen, and be able to chat/ask questions.

Ongoing Support: After the course, you receive the course notes, certificate, and 3 months of online support.

Contact us if you want to book a private online Social media course

Click here for more information about how our online courses work

Classroom Based Courses

Timings: The Social Media course starts at 9:30am and will finish around 4:30pm with 45 mins for lunch. Timings for private courses can be arranged to suit you.

Payment: Once booked an invoice will be sent which can be paid by Credit Card, via Bank Transfer or Cheque.

Lunch & Refreshments: A great lunch and plenty of tea/coffee & biscuits are provided on all Google Ads public courses.


One-to-one and private group courses are available for Social Media Training from £390 + VAT (Half Day) and £590 + VAT (Full Day)

These courses are ideal if you cannot make one of the set course dates or if you already know the basics and want something more specific.

After the course, you receive the course notes, certificate and 3 months online support.

More Information can be found on the Private Course Enquiry Tab (above) or call us on 0161 226 6032 or contact us

Private Social Media Course

We are happy to run private 1 to 1 and Group Social Media courses online or at your offices, or at our Manchester centre, Leeds, Liverpool or at a venue to suit you.

The course content can be adapted to suit your requirements.  Our trainer will contact you to discuss what you are looking to achieve and the level of prior knowledge the delegates have.

Private Social Media courses are ideal if you have a number of people to train; or you want a different course outline; or simply can't make the dates of the public scheduled courses.

Private Course Costs:

The cost of any private courses is dependent on the number of delegates, the location, the length of the course (Half Day to Two Days) and the degree of adaption of the course.

The following are for guidance only:

Private classroom-based one-to-one / group courses are available from £590 plus VAT

Online Private Courses are available from £250 plus VAT (3 hours) or £450 plus VAT (6 hours)

To get a quote please complete the form below or call us on 0161 226 6032

Private Social Media Training Enquiry

Social Media Course Outline

  • Social Media Introduction

    • Introduction to Social Media
    • Latest trends and developments
  • Social Media Strategy

    • Creating social media objectives
    • Developing a social media strategy
    • SM Policy (Keeping yourself and your team safe)
    • Developing your online voice / identity
    • Competitor analysis
    • Social Media and Search Engine Optimisation
  • Developing a Target Audience

    • Understanding how to target your ideal audience
    • How to build a following and create a dialogue
    • Building awareness and trust through Social Media
  • Social Media Channels

    Intro and good examples of the use of:
    Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, 'The newbies'

  • Content

    • Creating ideas for content
    • Creating a content calendar and scheduling tools
    • Developing the RITE content (Relevant, Interesting, Timely, Entertaining)
    • Great examples
  • Social Media Measurement

    • KPI’s and measuring Social Media success
    • Measurement tools e.g. Tweet Reach, Google Analytics, Facebook
    • Insights, LinkedIn Content Marketing Score and more
    • Understanding the results

Social Media Courses Online

The Online Social Media courses are run on Zoom.

You will be sent a link to join the training session the day before the course along with any course materials needed.

The courses run from 9:30 am to 4/4:30 pm. 

Because we limit the number of delegates to a maximum of 6 on our public courses specific timings are flexible, but generally, the day will run as follows:

9.20 am | Sign in

9.30 am | Start - First session

11.00 am | 15 min break

11.15 am |  Second session

12.30 pm  | 30 min break

1.00 pm  | Third session

2.15 pm | 15 min break

2.30 pm | Fourth session

3.50 pm | Finish & Q&A

4.30pm | End

Find out more about how our online courses work on the Online Courses Page

Social Media Courses in Manchester

Our Manchester Venue:

All our Social Media Manchester courses are run from 9.30am to 4.30pm at our head office:

Greenheys Business Centre
Manchester Science Park
Pencroft Way
M15 6JJ

Public Transport/Parking:

Free visitor parking is available at car park at the front of Greenheys building.

Manchester Oxford Road Train Station - 15 min walk

Manchester Piccadilly Train Station - 30 min walk


Please let us know in advance if you have any mobility issues and will need any assistance. Disabled parking is provided.

More Information about our Manchester training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Manchester Training Page

Social Media Courses in Leeds

Our Leeds Venue:

Our public Social Media Leeds course are usually ran 9.30am to 4.30pm at:

West One,

100 Wellington Street,



(venue subject to change)


Public Transport /Parking:

There are a few public car parks close to the venue, the nearest is Wellington Street Multi-Story Car Park.

The venue is also only a 15 minute walk from Leeds Train Station.

More Information about our Leeds training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Leeds Training page

Social Media Courses in Liverpool

Our Liverpool Venue:

Our public Social Media Liverpool courses are usually ran at 9.30am to 4.30pm at:

Liverpool Marriott Hotel City Centre
One Queen Square
L1 1RH

Public Transport/Parking:

The closest public car park is Q-Park Queens Square, which is opposite the hotel.

The venue is also only a 5 minute walk from Liverpool Lime Street Station.

More Information about our Liverpool training courses, along with a map, can be found on our Liverpool Training page

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