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Social Media - Level 2 Award

Start Date: September 2021
Code: C63 SOCL2

  • For Business
  • Online


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

Fee for 2021/2022 Academic Year:


This course is fully funded by the Department for the Economy for:

  • Individuals who are residents in Northern Ireland 
  • Whose employment has been negatively impacted by Covid-19

This course is a part of a suite of free online accredited courses in response to the pandemic that the College is offering.

Information for Employers

NI registered Sole Traders and Companies may avail of 100% Skills Focus funding (eligibility criteria applies) to upskill, retrain and gain a qualification at level 2 or above. For more information visit our programmes or email


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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