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What to expect from our social media apprenticeships

Our social media apprenticeship helps you navigate the constantly changing landscape of the online world. Experience a flexible and supportive learning environment, where you receive one to one support from a marketing trainer coach. 

Our team is highly skilled professionals with a wealth of experience in social media and digital marketing. Draw on their knowledge and fill skills gaps within your job role. 

We offer a range of additional resources via our online learning platform, Moodle. Learn both on-the-job and in your own time around your busy schedule. Apprenticeships are delivered in the workplace and provide a direct route into employment as you progress your career. 

What you will learn during your social media course

Our Level 3 Social Media for Business apprenticeship is essential for companies of all sizes. You will learn how to plan, execute and analyse highly effective social media campaigns, create engaging content and target your audience through key words and optimisation. 

Our courses include mandatory and optional units. Get creative with image and video software to create attractive online content such as, before-and-after photos, video tutorials and client testimonials. Build relationships through targeted campaigns, promotions and collaborative technologies to increase brand visibility and attract new clients.  

Fully funded qualifications across a range of levels

Our social media apprenticeship is a Level 3 qualification. If you’ve already completed your course, complement your learning with our apprenticeship in digital marketing.  

Studying more than one qualification is a great way to advance your career and increase your opportunities for progression. Discover more from Educ8 Training and work your way towards higher paid job roles. We offer digital marketing courses in Levels 3 and 4. 

Level 3 Social Media for Business

17 Months

Social media has become a critical commercial tool for companies of all sizes. On completion you will be able to plan, execute and analyse highly effective social media campaigns for the benefit of the business.

Level 3

17 Months


Level 2

" Opportunities like this will give me a platform to build a strong reputation as a stylist and grow my clientele. "

Morgan Thomason, Level 3 Social Media for Business, Spirit Hair

What happens after your social media apprenticeship

Once you have completed the course you will be invited to toast your achievements at Educ8 Training Group’s annual graduation ceremony – Gradu8. Celebrate in a cap and gown and receive official certification as a newly qualified social media apprentice. 

With this qualification, you can transition into full-time employment, often with the same employer who provided the apprenticeship. Studying an apprenticeship gives you hands on experience that is transferable to any industry. If you’re looking to further your learning, find out more about our apprenticeships in Digital Marketing 


Social media apprenticeships in Wales FAQs

How much do social media apprentices get paid in Wales?

Your wage will vary depending on your employer. Completing a course in social media will increase your opportunities for higher paid job roles. If you are already in employment, your salary will stay the same when studying the course. 

Do I have to do Essential Skills?

Communication, digital literacy and application of number are a key part of our fully funded apprenticeships. If you have completed Essential Skills previously or are able to provide suitable evidence, you may be exempt from this part of the qualification.  

How do I apply for an apprenticeship?

If you are already in employment and would like to study our Level 3 in Social Media for Business, get in touch to see if you meet the eligibility criteria. 

You can also keep up to date with our latest apprenticeship vacancies here. 

I am a learner

Start your journey in hair and beauty or develop your skills in your current role to progress your career.

I am an employer

Businesses need to grow. Learn new skills through our fully funded apprenticeships. 

I am a parent

We have lots of apprenticeship vacancies. Your child will earn a wage while studying a qualification.

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