North West Regional College (NWRC) and South Eastern Regional College (SERC) are inviting graduates to sign up to a new 12-week intensive programme which will equip participants with digital marketing skills commencing on Monday 10th May with SERC and Monday 7th June with NWRC.

The Grads Get Social programme, fully funded by the Department for the Economy, comprises 4 weeks online training and 8 weeks placement with a social enterprise. Elaine Flynn, Commercial Contacts Manager at SERC said, “This is a fantastic opportunity for graduates to fast-track to gain OCN Level 4 in Social Media and Digital Marketing and CMI Stakeholder Management qualifications and valuable work experience.”

Sinead Harkins, Business Skills Manager, North West Regional College said, “As well as gaining qualifications, participants will produce a digital marketing plan for an employer in the social economy sector and will receive £150 per week training allowance for the duration of the programme.”

Places are limited and applicants must have a Level 4 qualification or above. Apply online at or contact Debbie Scott, Skills Intervention Programme Manager at or call 07899958204.

(L –R) Elaine Flynn, SERC, Colin Jess, Social Enterprise NI and Sinead Harkins, NWRC.