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Digital Marketing Apprenticeship at Aspire Achieve Advance (3AAA)

Course description

3aaa Social Media Academy offers a Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Social Media & Digital Marketing. This includes a Level 3 Diploma in Social Media for Business.

With over 500 million active users on Facebook, 105 million registered uses on Twitter and 75 million professionals on LinkedIn, this sector is actively looking for a skilled workforce. This includes social media specialists to enable businesses to make the best use of new opportunities. Over the 12 month Apprenticeship successful candidates can expect to achieve a Level 3 Qualification in Social Media & Digital Marketing which is achieved through day release to the academy and on the job assessment.

Training will be delivered at your local 3aaa Social Media Academy and with your employer. Initially you will attend the Academy for an intensive 5 day study block. You will then be expected to attend the training Academy on day release every month for the first 5 months of the Apprenticeship. 

Course content

Throughout the duration of the Apprenticeship you will be required to attend the 3aaa Digital Marketing Academy for an intensive 3 day block study. This is followed by attendance at the Academy on day release once a month thereafter for structured training, and the remainder of the training will be completed in the workplace. The Apprentice will work towards an Advanced Apprenticeship in Digital Marketing. The Apprenticeship consisits of:

  • Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing
  • Level 2 Functional Skills (If required)

Entry requirements

Ideally a minimum 5 GCSE’s C and above including English and Maths (Or equivalents)


You will be assessed throughout the duration of the Apprenticeship. 

Financial information

The costs of your Apprenticeship training are funded by the government depending on your age. For eligible 16-18 year olds the programme is fully funded.

Future opportunities

Opportunity to gain full time employment or moving onto a Higher Apprenticeship

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Aspire Achieve Advance (3AAA) directly.

Last updated date: 14 January 2016
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Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Course code: SM&DM
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  • Number of planned places: 20

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