Social Media Training

social media Training 

A decade ago, the jury was still out on social media. Several business owners considered it a passing fad. Most people think they know social media but they have missed it as a critical business tool. What if I told you that Twitter has 6 different forms of communication networks or that Facebook is most active on Fridays. Do you still think that you're a social media guru?

Social media marketing helps to validate your brand. A company's social media presence, when done correctly, tells consumers their brand is active and focused on thriving communication with consumers. Sign up for one of these classes to expand your footprint!

Facebook for Business  

This class will provide instruction for using the Facebook timeline as a business tool. You will learn to maximize reach, gain an understanding for setting up a business page correctly, as well as, how to manage interactions, schedule posts, integrate other platforms, create advertising and boost posts. Learn to take your business Facebook to the next level with tips and tricks for saving time and avoiding mistakes.

social media for business level one  

This course will assist students in understanding which social networks are what; understand your target market to achieve your goals; knowing which platform to use; understanding the most popular platforms used in the U.S.; understand content planning – format, timing, calls to action and more.

social media for business level two  

This course takes the student into a deeper dive into Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. The student will gain a stronger understanding of the anatomy of a Facebook page; how to advertise on social media; understanding Instagram; linking accounts; the circle of posting with Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram along with planning aids and content aids.

social media for business level three  

Delving even more in-depth, this course will take the students into a deep dive with LinkedIn, Pinterest, and YouTube. Students will understand why LinkedIn Pages are their calling cards; who to follow; and tips for success for all of their branding.


Not able to attend our on-campus classes? GCSC Continuing Education offers a variety of online classes to fit into your schedule. Customize your learning environment and schedule while boosting your career advancement opportunities!

Digital Marketing Suite  REGISTER!

Find out how to market your business on the Internet, even if you have little or no money to spend! In this practical, hands-on course, you'll discover proven methods that will help you establish an Internet presence and build an online brand identity. You'll learn how search engine optimization (SEO) works and how to track your site's performance using Web analytics. You'll understand how to use online advertising, email marketing, and social media (including blogs) to drive business to your Web site. Finally, you'll learn how to keep your visitors coming back again and again!

Throughout the course, you'll learn to think strategically about marketing your website, products, and services using Internet technologies. You'll explore how to use an Internet marketing checklist and other tools and materials to develop a sound online business strategy. Before you know it, you'll have the skills and knowledge you need to develop a winning Internet marketing plan for your own business.

Start Dates* Nov. 13 | Dec. 11 | Jan. 15 | Feb. 12
Instructor-Led | Bundle | 72 Course Hours | Fee:  $357 $299
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Marketing Your Business on the Internet  REGISTER!

In this hands-on course, you’ll discover proven methods for establishing an Internet presence and building a brand identity. You’ll learn to incorporate SEO, advertising, email, social media, and more to develop an effective Internet marketing plan for your business even with little money to spend.
Start Dates* Nov. 13 | Dec. 11 | Jan. 15 | Feb. 12
Instructor-Led | 24 Course Hours | 6 weeks | Fee:  $119
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Using Social Media in Business  REGISTER!

Learn how to use the five most popular social media platforms-Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Instagram-to grow and promote your business. This course will help you harness the power of social media to connect with new customers, advertise products, and promote your brand.

Start Dates* Nov. 13 | Dec. 11 | Jan. 15 | Feb. 12
Instructor-Led | 24 Course Hours | 6 weeks | Fee:  $119
*Choose start date in cart. 

Lara Herter, Program Coordinator
(850) 873-3583