Foundation Social Media Marketing Online Course

Foundation Social Media Marketing Online Course

(Offered in partnership with Simplilearn)

Understand the basic of Social Media Marketing and master concepts such as branding, public affairs, marketing communications (internal or external), and community engagement.

Launch Offer

100% Online Learning
Maximum of 180 days
Certificate upon course completion

R1999 R1799


Social Media marketing is all about how to increase traffic, promote brand and protect online reputation with techniques and strategies on social media sites.

This course is aimed at training delegates in the basic concepts of Social Media and related fields in digital marketing.

The course introduces participants to Social Media concepts such as branding, public affairs, marketing communications (internal or external), or community engagement. The course also provides an overview of planning, executing, and assessing an effective social media campaign for corporations, government agencies, or non-profit organisations.

Key features

  • 2+ hours of high quality e-learning content
  • Topics on understanding social media strategy
  • Topics on building social media strategy
  • Simulation exam
  • Progress quizzes
  • Downloadable workbooks

Course benefits

Upon successful completion of the course, delegates should be able to:

  • Understand Social media communication principles and platforms;
  • Understand Social Media strategies and tactics;
  • Learn blogging for business;
  • Understand Video/Viral Marketing/YouTube/Image Marketing;
  • Understand microblogging and Twitter;
  • Comprehend online reputation management;
  • Understand Social Media measurement; and
  • Learn marketing through LinkedIn/Pinterest.

Who should enrol?

  • Business Owners
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Online Marketers
  • Professionals in their early career
  • Marketing Professionals
  • Bloggers
  • Copywriters and Content
  • Writers
  • PR Professionals
  • Graduates

How to enrol?

Step One

Select the preferred course.

Step Two

Click on “Enrol Now” to add to cart.

Step Three

Complete the information and make a secure payment.

Step Four

MANCOSA will confirm payment via your preferred mode of contact and issue login details via email.

Step Five

Login using the details provided and change your password.

Step Six

Start the learning journey.


  • Complete 85% of the course.
  • Complete 1 simulation test with a minimum score of 60%.

Upon successful completion of the course, delegates will unlock their Simplilearn certificate and submit to MANCOSA as proof of course completion, upon which delegates will receive a MANCOSA certificate.

Simplilearn is one of the world’s leading certification training providers.

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