Social Media for Beginners (AM only)

  • Available
  • 20th May 19
  • 09.30am -12.30pm
  • Lewes District Council
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    Location Information

    Unfortunately there is not a car park at Southover House. The nearest carpark is in Pinwell Road and there is also long term parking available at Lewes train station.

  • £70for members £90for non-members

Overview

The main focus is on how to use Facebook and Twitter to engage your target audiences, including plenty of Dos and Don’ts. The course offers practical and strategic advice on how to use social media to engage in a two-way conversation. At the same time, it will help you learn how to use social media to benefit your council and enhance its reputation, while understanding the risks associated with engaging with online audiences. The training incorporates both practical and theory-based elements.

Content

  • Welcome and outline of the day
  • Using social media to communicate
  • How to set up a Facebook account
  • How to set up a Twitter account
  • Refreshments
  • Building your community
  • Effective communication with online audiences
  • Lunch

This course will enable you to

By the end of the course, delegates will be able to set up Facebook and Twitter accounts and manage them effectively, creating content and communicating with target audiences in order to achieve desired outcomes.

Who is the Course aimed at

This training is offered as two half day courses on the same day; the morning is an introduction to social media and the afternoon is for those who are regular social media users. People who attend in the morning are welcome to stay for the afternoon. If you wish to attend the whole day then please book on the whole day listing to receive a discount. The course takes into account people’s individual levels of experience.

Trainer

Karen Ainley BA (Hons), MSc 

The Chief Executive of Mosaic Media Training and its sister organisation, Mosaic PR & Digital

  • Former newspaper, radio and TV reporter including almost a decade with the BBC
  • Has an MSc in Digital Marketing and is a digital marketing trainer for the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) courses run by the Academy for Marketing
  • She has a BA (Hons) in Publishing & Computing and holds the Google Analytics individual Qualification (GAIQ)
  • Karen has almost 20 years’ experience of training public sector delegates, councillors and local authority officers

Social Media for Beginners (AM only)

  • Available
  • 20th May 19
  • 09.30am -12.30pm
  • Lewes District Council
    View mapInfo
    Location Information

    Unfortunately there is not a car park at Southover House. The nearest carpark is in Pinwell Road and there is also long term parking available at Lewes train station.

  • £70for members £90for non-members
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