Creating Content for Social Media

The Creating Content for Social Media Workshop is for those who are looking to use social media effectively to market their business. It will equip you with the knowledge to create content that engages, essential for running successful social media marketing campaigns.

Academic Year: 2023/24

Course Code: 11140

Study Type: Part-Time

Education Level Further Education


The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Day: Friday
Time: 10:00-13:00

Course Overview
The 6-hour workshop is delivered remotely (Microsoft Teams) across two days led by Niall Dunstall, a digital consultant and certified digital marketing professional with experience in providing training and support to hundreds of businesses in Northern Ireland. 

Course Modules
  • Content strengths
  • Content inspiration
  • Creating content that engages
  • Essential tools for content creators
  • Tips for creating images and video
  • User generated content
  • and more…

Ideal If:
You would like inspiration for content creation and a better understanding of the processes and tools involved with content marketing for social media.

You'll Learn:
  • Tips for researching, generating ideas and inspiration for content.
  • How to create effective content that engages
  • How to manage content

You'll Love:
Access to downloadable template tools you can use in the planning and management of your marketing campaigns.

You'll Progress:

After completing the workshop, if you are looking for a course on how to use and understand social media more effectively for your business, the OCN NI Level 2 course in Social Media will equip you with these essential skills.

If you are seeking a more advanced course, the OCN NI Level 4 course in Social Media Digital Marketing offers a strategic approach, enabling you to harness the power of social platforms to drive impactful marketing campaigns.

Alternatively, the Level 2 course in Website Software will boost your confidence with the necessary skills to create and maintain your own website using a content management system (WordPress).

You'll Need:

The workshops will run online, so in order for you to be able to participate, you will need:

  • A working microphone and speakers
  • A reliable internet connection
  • A laptop or desktop computer   

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

We strive to ensure the description of courses on SERC's website and in publications is accurate. However, for various reasons there may be occasions when the College may need to change arrangements or be unable to deliver classes due to circumstances such as reduced funding. If there are insufficient numbers applying for a course it may not be viable to deliver the class.

Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Day: Friday
Time: 10:00-13:00

Enquiries Information

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Further Education

Further Education

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Available Sessions

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Funding may be available for this course, please contact us on to discuss if you are eligible. Additional sessions may be available for this course throughout the year. Please contact us to discuss a start date that would be suitable for you.

The following sessions are available to apply for:

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Creating Content for Social Media



Day: Friday

Time: 10:00-13:00



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