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MMC Learning Announces the Launch of 5 New Specialist Marketing Qualifications Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Marketing

MMC Learning, a leading provider of online marketing and management courses, is proud to announce the launch of five new CIM Specialist Award qualifications.

These courses are designed to equip professional marketers with the latest insights and practical skills in various areas of digital marketing.

The Importance of Specialist Skills for Marketers

In the fast-paced world of digital marketing with many employers reporting skills shortages, having specialist skills is becoming increasingly important.

As the marketing landscape continues to evolve with AI, Content and Ecommerce, marketers need to stay ahead of the curve and be able to adapt to new technologies and trends.

By developing specialist skills, marketers can differentiate themselves in the market, deliver more value to their organisations, and drive better results.

These new qualifications from MMC Learning are designed to help marketers do just that.

The new CIM Specialist Qualifications include

1. CIM Specialist Award in Social Media Management: This course provides a strategic approach to social media management, covering key areas such as social media marketing, content creation, and audience engagement.

In today’s digital age, social media is a powerful tool for reaching and engaging with audiences. Building specialist skills in social media management can help marketers effectively leverage these platforms to drive brand awareness, customer engagement, and business growth.

2. CIM Specialist Award in AI Marketing: Participants will learn how to leverage AI in their marketing strategies, from understanding AI and machine learning to applying them in marketing contexts. AI is transforming the marketing landscape, offering new opportunities for customer segmentation, personalisation, and predictive analytics. Marketers with skills in AI can harness these technologies to drive more effective and efficient marketing strategies.

3. CIM Specialist Award in SEO and Paid Search Management: This course offers the skills to create an effective search strategy for both organic and paid channels, optimising paid campaigns and websites to maximise search engine visibility. Search engines are a primary source of information for consumers. Marketers with specialist skills in SEO and paid search can ensure their businesses are easily found by potential customers, driving traffic and conversions.

4. CIM Specialist Award in Content Strategy: This course provides a strategic approach to content marketing that aligns with wider corporate and marketing goals, enabling the creation of an effective content strategy and managing its implementation. Content is at the heart of digital marketing. A well-crafted content strategy can help marketers deliver valuable, relevant content that engages audiences, builds brand loyalty, and drives conversions.

5. CIM Specialist Award in Ecommerce: Participants will develop an effective e-commerce proposition and understand best practices for e-commerce strategy creation. E-commerce is a rapidly growing sector, and marketers with specialist e-commerce skills can help businesses capitalise on this trend, optimising online sales and customer experiences.

Each course is designed to be completed in 4-6 weeks and is assessed via an online exam. The courses are offered in on-demand, virtual, and blended study modes, providing flexibility to suit the needs of today’s busy professional.

For more information about these new qualifications, please visit the course pages on the links above or email James Partington on

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