The Social Media Expert Course – online training

Comms Training for public sector & charities

The Social Media Expert Course: for comms and marketing professionals

A proven framework to make creative content that gets 10x more engagement

Become a social media expErt

Learn the techniques used by the most successful social media managers, over 16 short video lessons

The Social Media Expert Course is designed for communications professionals from public services and non-profits (like local public services, housing associations and charities) to:

  • Increase your brand’s social media
  • Boost your reach
  • Produce more creative, effective content

Social Media Expert Course: topics covered

Video lessons and practical inspiration

This course gives you creative and strategic social media skills. We build your confidence and get you making exceptional content. You'll create as you learn, with us on your side!

Live monthly masterclasses & weekly Q&A

Join live video masterclasses on specialist social media topics - for a quick skills boost on topics you want to geek out on. And you can get advice at the weekly social media Q&A.

Content calendar and time-saving resources

Use our content calendar with dates and inspiration for your content planning. Includes easy-to-use guides, templates and planning sessions - they'll save you hours of time!

An active online study and support club

Students get membership of an exclusive private group on Facebook to share ideas and ask questions. The community is where we network, help each other, and have a bit of fun too.

You'll achieve 'Social Media Expert' status

When you complete the course you'll gain the Comms Creatives Social Media Expert certificate. You'll be able to show your peers and employers the skills you've developed - it will look cool on your CV.

One year of access to all training materials

Catch up or look back at videos and resources to refresh your knowledge or get some inspiration. Being a member for a year means you can succeed even if work or life gets busy.


Join Social Media Comms Academy

The Social Media Expert Course is available to members of Social Media Comms Academy.