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Social Media Marketing for your Business

Topic:ICT, Media & Design

Course Type:Short & Modular Courses

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  • Course Date:

  • Registration Period:

  • Time:

    12 hours / 2 days
  • Mode of Training:

    Classroom based
  • Venue:

    Singapore Polytechnic
  • Funding:

    Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit

Course Objective

This workshop is designed to introduce Social Media Marketing Fundamentals to help small businesses create innovative social media marketing campaigns as well as to equip you with the essential skills to reach out to your target customers by:

• Introducing popular social media tools for your business like Facebook Page, Twitter and YouTube.
• Knowing the Social Media Marketing Framework
• Developing a Social Media Marketing Campaign

Course Outline


Introduction to Social Media
• Facebook Page
• Twitter
• YouTube

Introduction to Social Media Marketing Framework
• What is the SMMF?
• Deep understanding of your customer
• Creating the customer profile

Social Media Listening
Listening to Social Media Noise  to gain insights for service and product innovation
• Identifying of Customer’s Needs
• Responding to Customer’s pain points
• Understanding how Influencers work


Content and Influencers
• Creating authentic and meaningful social media content
• Knowing and engaging Influencers for your business

Building and Engaging your Social Media Community
• Learning to build the fan and customer base in social media i.e. getting your target audience to like and follow you on social media
• Learning to engage your social media community
Putting your framework into Action!

Developing your Social Media Campaign
• Conceptualising a Social Media Marketing campaign
• Designing a sustaining Social Media Marketing Plan

Minimum Requirements

• comfortable in the using of computer, smart phone and the internet
• Has a laptop and a smart phone which are to be used during the course
• Read and write comfortably in English

Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate

• Certificate of Completion (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Completion will be awarded to participants who pass the assessment and meet at least 75% attendance rate


Suitable for

Participants who wants to be equipped with the Basics of Social Media Marketing (NOT for advanced learners)

Course Fees

Full Fees (before GST): $250.00

Applicants/Eligibility SkillsFuture Funding GST Subsidised Fee (after GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 40 and above¹ $225.00 $6.75 $31.75
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 $175.00 $6.75 $81.75
Singapore Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders $175.00 $6.75 $81.75
SME-sponsored Singapore Citizens, Permanent Residents and LTVP+ Holders² $225.00 $6.75 $31.75
Others (Full fees payable) $0.00 $22.50 $272.50

As per SSG’s policy, the GST payable for all funding-eligible applicants is calculated based on prevailing GST rate after baseline funding subsidy of 70%

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.

1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click here. Please submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.

Funding Incentives

Please click here for more information on funding incentives.

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For payment via PayNow, please enter the UEN No. T08GB0056ACET and indicate the invoice/registration number. 

*With effect from 1 August 2021, cheque payment will not be available.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

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