Over time, we've seen too many businesses shot down because they haven't had the opportunity to learn the technical skills needed to market themselves online.

The times are a-changing: in recent years, business and marketing has moved to the web. It has never been more important for entrepreneurs and owner-managers to master digital skills proven to generate more leads and sales.

No matter the business, no matter the product; today's customers expect to find what they want online. Why not be there to greet them? You can build trust, further sales and in turn, create greater loyalty towards your brand.

Our Digital Marketing Training Programme can help you to do just that.

Who is the programme for?

The programme has been designed specifically for entrepreneurs & owner-managers of startups & SMEs who want to be in full control of their websites and digital marketing strategies.

Our programmes will fast-track your learning, and quickly get you souped-up with essential digital skills, so you can reach your customers, respond to new opportunities and run a successful business in 2015.

At the end of the programme, you will leave not just well-equipped, but also empowered to manage and implement a digital marketing strategy for your business.

Designed and delivered by Achieve Digital founders, Maureen & Gary Storey, the programme is based on over 15 years of their combined experience in the field of web, digital marketing and sales. You will learn all of the essential tools and techniques used by every business looking to succeed online.

Some Frequently Asked Questions

What does the programme include?

Our Digital Marketing Training Programme will help you develop your digital marketing strategy as well as learn the essential tools & digital techniques to empower you to take control of your on-line presence.  As part of the programme you will also receive up to 2 days worth of one-to-one coaching to support your specific goals.

Plan & Build Your Website - Find Out More

Engage & Promote

Analyse & Refine

How long is the training programme?

The total contact time for the programme is 8 days.  Each workshop module is made up of 2 half-day, and 2 full-day workshops, supported by up to 2 days of coaching, delivered each week for four weeks.  Your coaching time can be used throughout the course of attending each of the workshop modules, to help you embed and develop your new knowledge and skills.

Digital Marketing Coaching - 2 days

Plan & Build Workshop Programme - 2 days

Engage & Promote Workshop Programme - 2 days

Analyse & Refine Workshop Programme - 2 days

We try to be as flexible as possible with your workshop delivery times, as we know just how busy our clients are.  So if you'd prefer to attend a programme early mornings, evenings or weekends, please let us know and we'll aim to do our best to assign you to the appropriate group.

How much does it cost?

The cost of the programme is £3,200 + VAT

Can I get funding towards the workshop programme?

We believe the marketing strategy of your business is vital to its success. At present there is funding available and Achieve Digital are registered providers for NBSL, so if you're an SME you may be eligible for up to 40% towards the cost of the programme.

Find out more about NBSL Funding 

If you are a high growth company, i.e. looking to grow your business substantially over the next three years, we would recommend that you apply for the Growth Accelerator Service.  Our Director, Maureen Storey, is a Growth Coach for Growth Accelerator (now incorporated into the Business Growth Service), if you're successful in applying for this service, you can then access the Leadership & Management training fund.

Find out more about the Growth Accelerator Service.

How many people will be on each programme?

Our maximum number of participants on each programme is 6. This ensures that the training is delivered at a pace to suit everyone.

Do I need to have some technical or digital marketing experience?

No, don't worry.  We aim to match up like-minded businesses who are at a similar stage of using digital marketing as part of their growth tactics, whether you're a total beginner or already tech-savvy but need a bit of help, we'll aim to make sure you're with people at a similar level to yourself.

Each workshop programme will take place over a two-month period, fast-tracking your knowledge and learning, the outcome being your digital marketing strategy, website and chosen marketing channels all set-up and ready to go!

Where are the workshops held?

Our first programme will take place early October 2015 at The Rivergreen Centre, close to Durham City.  It's a fantastic environment, and car-parking is easy.

How do I book?

If you would like more information or to reserve a place on one of our future workshops, please Get In Touch.