Computing, Games and IT

Digital: Social Media for E-Commerce Level 3 Certificate Part-time

In Brief

Start Date / Duration

The course will run twice in 2023 - starting in March and June. This course will be taught on one day across 10 weeks. Dates and times are to be confirmed. To register your interest for this course please click Apply Now and we will be in touch with more information.

Entry requirements

You must have a relevant Level 2 qualification and a reasonable standard of computing skills.

You will achieve

Level 3 Certificate in Social Media for E-Commerce.

Course overview

This qualification has been developed to prepare you for different roles in the digital and creative industries and other industries that require specific Social Media for E-Commerce skills.

Course content

This course will help you excel in different roles needing Social Media for E-Commerce and other industries where these skills may be required, such as finance, marketing, machining, and manufacturing.

The qualification can be used as an additional course to enhance an apprenticeship programme.

There is no requirement for you to have undertaken a specific qualification, but you should be able to demonstrate the skills and ability to study at Level 3. English and Maths at Level 2 will provide a good foundation for successful progression.

You will be assessed using a range of methods such as practical tasks and written coursework within a portfolio of evidence. This portfolio will be used to determine your grade.

All equipment will be provided.

SciTech Centre
Falcon Street
S70 2EY

You could progress to a higher level qualification in a related area or employment in a related role.

How much does the course cost?

£1,645. You may be eligible to study for free if you are aged 24 or over and this is your first Level 3 qualification.

19+ Students

Aged 19 or over and thinking about further education?

You may be eligible for free or reduced course fees . Please refer to our page ‘paying for your course.’

Extra information

This course may be eligible for an Advanced Learner Loan. Contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email about eligibility and how to apply. You can also visit the Advanced Learner Loan page.



If the course is listed as full fee payable, you will have to pay for the course.

For further information please contact our friendly Information Team on +44 (0)1226 216 123 or email

Please note we reserve the right to change details without notice. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Digital: Social Media for E-Commerce Level 3 Certificate Part-time