NISM Social Media Strategist Certification Training - Online

Date: 1/19/2015 - 2/20/2015
CST (Online Class)

Dunwoody is offering a Social Media Strategist (SMS) Certification training course through the National Institute of Social Media.

This is an online class that can be completed on your own schedule over a 6 week time period. All assignments must be fully complete before the scheduled last class.

There will be a live instructor lead online Q & A session every Wednesdays at 5PM (CST).

This program will put you at the forefront of social media in business today. It will not only provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to become proficient in strategic social media methodologies, but it will also prepare you to take the NISM Social Media Strategist certification examination. A test that will be offered to you once you complete the course.

Weekly Live, Web-based Instructor Meetings

This course offers students the opportunity to connect with a real, live instructor in weekly live web meetings. Meetings are held on the first day of class, and then on Wednesday evenings. Please note that all live instructor meetings are recorded, and will be posted to you for later viewing should you be unable to attend.

Learning Objectives:

The objective of this course is to help participants be well prepared to:

Sit for the NISM-certified Social Media Strategist (SMS) certification exam
Use the tools and utilities of common social media platforms
Develop a social media strategy tied to an organization’s goals
Enhance an organization’s online presence
Interact effectively on behalf of an organization in an online environment

Course Overview:

Module #1 – Social Media Overview
Module #2 – Strategic Planning in Social Media
Module #3 – Social Media Legal Compliance and Governance
Module #4 – Social Media Marketing
Module #5 – Social Media Project and Campaign Management
Module #6 – Community Management
Module #7 – Social Media Research & Analytics

Course Cost: $945.00


It is recommended, but not required, that participants have at least an associate’s degree, or 2 years of business-related social media experience. It is also recommended that participants have a computer with internet access. This will allow participants to directly engage in hands-on activities.

If you’re seeking to sit for the SMS certification exam following completion of this training you must show that you've met at least one of the following two requirements:

Minimum of 64 academic credit or minimum of 2 years business experience related to social media.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received 24 hours prior to the class start date and time for a full refund. No refunds will be given on late cancellations or the day of the class.

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 Instructor: Collins


Registration Ends: 1/12/2015 11:59 PM




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