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Are your marketing strategy courses accredited?

Our 12 week programme is CPD accredited, meaning it has been reviewed and reaches the required Continuing Professional Development standards and benchmarks with learning values scrutinised to ensure integrity and quality. You can learn more about The CPD Certification Service here.

What does CPD Certified mean?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development and is the term used to describe the learning activities professionals engage in to develop and enhance their abilities. Our course is CPD accredited, meaning it has been reviewed and reaches the required Continuing Professional Development standards and benchmarks with learning values scrutinised to ensure integrity and quality.

How can I pay?

All payments are taken via the website using Stripe and you can pay in full or access Klarna's payment options. You can pay for the course using a debit or credit card. This charge can take several days to appear on your account.

How much time do I need to set aside each week for my course?

Each module takes 4 weeks in total. You’ll have 3 weeks to navigate through the lessons and an additional week for assessment and feedback. We’d recommend spending 3-4 hours a week working through the lessons and additional time completing tasks.

How often can I speak to the team?

We are here whenever you need us! Outside of the weekly Q&As, you can drop us an email with any questions you have around the course, marketing or life in general. 

Can I study from outside the UK?

Yes, our online marketing strategy course is delivered remotely so you can access our e-learning portal from anywhere in the world. All of our live Q&As will be recorded so if you can’t make the live session, you’ll be able to access it afterwards.

Do I need to be working in marketing to do this course?

Not at all. The course is perfect for graduates looking to gain practical experience to kick off their career. If you aren’t in a marketing role currently, we’ll provide a mock organisation for you to take through the whole strategy process.

Do I need prior qualifications?

No. The course is open to individuals from all educational backgrounds.

What equipment will I need?

Just the basics – a computer, internet access and somewhere to write your notes. We’ll share all the essential tools and resources along the way. Tea, coffee and biscuits are also encouraged.

How can my employer pay for my marketing professional development

Just ask your employer to input their details through the regular payment gateway using your email address and we’ll send the login details to you.

Is it possible to fit study around work?

Absolutely! Our programme is flexible so you can pick it up anytime and anywhere within the 12 weeks that each cohort runs.

What's online learning like?

Online learning is as immersive as traditional classroom setting with the added benefits of being completely flexible to your schedule. Studying marketing and communications courses online means you can complete the lessons at your own pace, from any location. 

What happens if I need to defer my studies?

Get in touch with us if you need any support in deferring your studies, we’ll look into the best solution to help you continue the programme when you can.

Are your courses available for marketing teams?

We offer corporate marketing training for teams of all sizes. You can learn more and enquire about this here.

What time period will the strategy I build cover?

The approach we teach on our 12 week course can be tailored to your organisation, goals and audience. That means you can build your strategy based on a time period that suits you best. Generally, learners leave the programme with a 12 month marketing strategy template but this can be extended or reduced as required. 

What marketing short courses are available?

Currently we have three progammes available. Our main 12 week marketing strategy course, a mini course to level up on brand values and our persona mini course.