The Level 3 Digital Marketer Apprenticeship has been approved for delivery and we will be delivering the standard from next month.

In this guide, we’ll explore everything you need to know about the Level 3 Digital Marketer Apprenticeship – how it’s delivered, how much it’ll cost and what skills marketers will develop.

The breakdown

The Level 3 Digital Marketer Apprenticeship is ideal for marketers who design, build and implement digital campaigns across a variety of online and social media platforms.

Typical job roles for the standard would be:

  • digital marketing assistant
  • digital marketing executive
  • digital marketing co-ordinator
  • campaign executive

Entry requirements are discussed on an individual basis with employers, however it may include GCSEs, A levels, a level 2 apprenticeship or other relevant qualifications or experience.

The classroom sessions will be running one day a week (9:30am – 4:00pm) to cover the 20 per cent off-the-job training.

How much does the Level 3 Digital Marketer Apprenticeship cost?

The apprenticeship typically takes 18 months to complete, sitting in funding band 10, with a maximum cap of £12,000.

What skills and competencies are included in the standard?

As the standard is wide-ranging, it aims to develop people in the skills they need for a career in digital marketing, such as:

  • Written communication
  • Research
  • Technologies
  • Data
  • Customer service
  • Problem solving
  • Analysis
  • Implementation
  • Digital analytics
  • Digital tools

Meet the tutor

Fran Barker is our tutor for the apprenticeship standard and she has worked for a variety of companies across the North West, heading up their digital marketing teams. 

She is an award-winning social entrepreneur who honed her digital marketing skills when launching her start-up company. We are talking social media whizz, crowd funding aficionado, website builder – and baker!

Fran has worked in everything from government to high-end restaurants. Quite the fountain of knowledge and full of random facts – there is no such thing as a silly question, so ask away!

Over to you

If you’ve got any questions about the Level 3 Digital Marketer Apprenticeship, or simply want to find out more - don’t hesitate to reach out to us via Twitter, LinkedIn or email

Our first group will start on 9th November and we still have a few places left. If you’re interested or want to find out more, get in touch with our expert team today: 

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