The Social Media Lab is part of the Back 2 Work Group located in the city centre of Manchester providing our services all around the UK.

The Social Media Lab offers job and classroom-based learning in all aspects of digital media. We have the experience, expertise and equipment to ensure you will gain the most from your course, achieve a qualification and be a valued member of your team.

We already work with a large clientele, from businesses large and small. We carefully source our tutors and ensure they are of the right expertise to deliver personalised mentoring that is tailored to your needs.

If you’re an employer looking to up-skill an existing team member or recruit an apprentice, or an employee interested in the courses we offer or looking for an apprentice then contact us to find out how we can help you.

Our courses are designed with businesses in mind, meaning we will help grow your business and your knowledge. You will become a valued member of the team with information that’s easy to understand, and easy to implicate.

Our courses are constantly being updated with the latest social trends, meaning we’ll never be giving you out-of-date knowledge.

Expand your knowledge with new and exciting information while gaining a recognised qualification, which will improve your profile.

Our courses are fully funded by the government if you are eligible. We have experts on our team who will be able to inform you of what incentives may be available to your business.

"I now have the confidence to move forward on my own, knowing that I have a really solid foundation of what social media is really all about. Thank you to the whole team."

Jane Frazer

"I’ve gained knowledge of marketing methods that are relevant to my role and the digital age."

Jonathon Broadly

"It’s been very useful being able to apply the knowledge learnt in class to my everyday job."

Declan Bailey

"At every stage, the course was presented in a useful and relevant way to help me improve and update how my company does business."

Susan Cunningham

"I have really enjoyed studying social media, it has been nice to get out of the office and learn things that will help the company I work for."

Alexandra Gill

"This has been a progression route for my career. I’ve learnt skills and tricks of the trade for life that are accessible into any job."

Nicole Hill

"The course has been a positive learning experience with interactive classes and knowledgeable tutors."

Yasmin Hasoon

"The course has given me confidence, practical skills and a vast understanding of audience types."

Rebecca Shellard

"I have gained reassurance and up to date digital marketing and social media skills."

Daniel Jackson