Social Media Course (Sydney)

Learn how to put social media to work for marketing your business

You probably know you could be doing more with social media for marketing your business. But how do you do it? How do you break through? And how do you manage it with the limited time you have? 

Our Social Media Course will take the mystery out of it. We help you understand what it is you should be doing. And we give you the essential tools, direction and confidence to get focused and become more effective. 

We help you think strategically about your social media so you can be successful in the long run. We inspire you with businesses large and small who have done it. And we give you practical tips for quick gains.

This is a one-day course that’s live and in-person. You’ll be part of a small group of interesting professionals in our friendly training studio in Sydney’s East. You’ll learn from an experienced educator. Courses run once a month.

Platforms we cover in our Social Media Course







We spend most time in the course on Facebook and Instagram, the two most popular social media.

What you’ll learn

For each of the major platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin, Twitter, YouTube and blogging) we examine:

  • how they work (a simple intro)
  • how to use them for marketing
  • key strategies for success
  • what content to post
  • tips for quick gains
  • examples of best practice


We also introduce you to social media planning:

  • we provide a strategic approach
  • consider which platforms to choose
  • brainstorm content ideas
  • help you start your own plan


And we provide advice on:

  • how to measure and track what’s working
  • how to handle negative comments
  • management tools to help you save time


If you’d like to know more, you’re welcome to download the detailed Social Media Course outline:

How we teach the course

We keep it interesting using a mix of: best practice principles, examples from businesses large and small, inspiring short videos, live online demonstrations, and creative exercises. 

This course is also available for corporate / in-house training.

Meet your instructor

social media training Sydney Phil Stubbs

Social Media Trainer & Founder

Phil is a strategic thinker who’s worked in advertising agencies, including The Campaign Palace. He’s taught advertising and digital media at universities, including Western Sydney University. At WSU he won the Vice Chancellor’s award for his work with social media. Read more about Phil.

You can call Phil directly on 0403 517242 or email him.

What people say about our Social Media Course

Who the course is for

If you’re struggling to get social media to work for your business this course is for you. It’ll help you lift your social media game whether you’re a Beginner or more experienced (up to Intermediate level.)

If you’re new to social media you’ll find we put it in plain English and make it easy to understand. You’ll pick up the confidence and tools to get going.

If you’ve already made a start, you’ll gain useful insights into how to make better use of your time and use platforms more strategically and effectively.

The only pre-reqs for the social media course are that you use the internet and are willing to learn.

You’ll find the people in your class are an interesting mix of: small business owners, marketing and communications professionals, brand managers, adventurous folk launching new creative projects, career changers and people returning to work and upskilling.

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Inside a class

We offer

Strategic thinking

Experienced trainer

Practical tips

Learning resources

Plain English delivery

Small, friendly class

19 December 2017

9.30am to 5.00pm

Media School Sydney

335 Clovelly Road, Clovelly (Eastern Suburbs)

$540 + gst


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