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Social Media - Level 2 Award

Start Date: February 2021
Code: C63 SOCL2

  • For Business
  • Online


Duration: Flexible Online
Start date: February 2021
End date: 31st March 2021

Fee for 2020/2021 Academic Year:


This course is fully funded by the Department for the Economy, under the Skills Intervention Programme, to support those whose are resident in Northern Ireland and jobs have been affected by Covid-19.  This course is a part of a suite of free online accredited courses that the College is offering, providing an opportunity to individuals or companies through Skills Focus funding (eligibility criteria applies) to upskill, retrain and gain a qualification with no costs associated.

Information for Employers

If you are a company that has been affected by Covid-19 you may be eligible for 100% Skills focus funding.  Eligibility criteria applies.

Course Information

OCN NI Social Media qualifications are designed to give learners the opportunity to explore how social media can be used to make use of networks in order to engage with individuals and groups. The qualification will provide learners with the confidence and knowledge to use a variety of social medial sites including Facebook, Twitter and You Tube.

The qualifications are targeted at those who are looking to develop their knowledge and skills in social media uses.


   IT requirements to access online courses

  • Learners must be at least aged 16 years of age on or before 1 July 2020.
  • There are no formal qualification requirements.

Learners may also benefit from these qualifications in employment as they can be used by a business to make use of networks in order to engage with existing and potential clients.

From the OCN NI Level 2 Award in Social Media learners may progress to higher level qualifications within the ICT sector and/or into employment.

Course Registration

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