Online blogging course (level 3 diploma)
An accredited blogging course for individuals and businesses
Practical and engaging assignments | Unlimited tutor support | Recognised qualification
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A blog gives you the chance to comment on the issues that are important to you. And our blogging course will show you how to do it effectively.
Your blog will remain unseen without the right training. But our online blogging course will show you how to build and maintain a first-class blog that attracts visitors.
You can start sharing your opinions and passions with the online community within days of signing up.
The course is ideal for:
- People who want to start a blog from scratch.
- People who need to write engaging and original content for their blogs.
- Small businesses and freelancers who want to write focused content for their blogs.
- People who need a career blog to showcase their skills and boost their prospects.
- Experienced writers and journalists who want to add blogging to their skillsets.
- People who want to start blogging as a hobby.
- Active bloggers who want to develop their existing skills and get a recognised qualification.
The course is practical and gives you the chance to write real-world posts right from the start. See course subjects
You will study in our Online Learning Area, which is accessible from a computer or a mobile app.
As a qualified blogger, you could be:
- Earning money by blogging for businesses and content agencies.
- Giving your own blog the edge in a highly competitive market.
- Putting your own business on the map by using a blog for marketing.
If you enjoy writing, then blogging is a great way to express your creativity and get your views out there.
You will benefit from unlimited tutor support every step of the way and get personal, expert feedback on every assignment.
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What will I learn?
Our blogging course will teach you how to launch your own blog quickly, even if you are a complete beginner.
And experienced bloggers have found the course has shown them how to sharpen their skills, updated them on the latest techniques, and helped them start earning money from blogging.
You will learn how to:
- Identify an original subject to blog about.
- Create and design your blog, using free web tools.
- Write interesting, engaging and entertaining posts.
- Promote your blog on social media platforms and optimise it for search engines.
- Engage visitors, generate comments, and increase site traffic.
You will also learn how to blog safely, by applying laws including copyright, privacy and libel.
You will benefit from unlimited tutor support from Ian Campbell, an experienced webwriter. He will help you every step of the way.
He will give you personal feedback on every assignment, answer your questions, and provide expert advice, so you get the very best out of the course.
When you graduate, you will receive the ABC Awards level 3 diploma in blogging. It proves you are a qualified blogger. ABC Awards is regulated by Ofqual.
Our blogging course has been independently endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme, which is regulated by Ofqual. So, when you finish, you will receive the ABC Awards and Certa Awards level 3 diploma in blogging course, and a learner unit summary. This lists the subjects you have studied.
The ABC Awards and Certa Awards diploma guarantees that you have been assessed at level 3 standards, and are competent to practise. ABC Awards and Certa Awards are leading national awarding bodies that are both regulated by Ofqual.
In addition, you will receive the fully accredited CMP diploma in blogging, which is recognised in the UK and beyond. It proves you are a qualified blogger.
These awards will equip you to apply for blogging jobs, learn new skills to use at work or find freelance work.
Blogging course tutor: Ian Campbell
Editor | subeditor | freelance journalist
As a blogging course learner, you will work 1-2-1 with Ian Campbell, who is a professional editor and webwriter.
He has been involved in writing throughout his career.
As a journalist, he developed the ability to write clearly, concisely and with the reader in mind, and transferred those skills in to writing for the web.
He will mentor you, mark your assignments, and give you expert advice.
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Blogging course subjects
This vocational course covers every aspect of blogging. Each lesson includes a practical assignment, based on real-world blogging.
Every assignment is personally marked and graded by your tutor, so you’ll receive expert feedback on your progress.
This course costs £274.50 including VAT. This is all you pay. There are no hidden charges, and we have a range of payment methods, so you can purchase your course wherever you live.
You can either pay the fee in full, or with 3 monthly instalments of £91.50 including VAT.
What happens when I enrol?
There are no set enrolment dates. You can begin studying when you want to.
Once you have completed your enrolment form and paid your fee, you will receive a login to our Online Learning Area.
There, you will find your learning materials and other resources. You can start studying when you want to.
Accreditation and quality
We comply with the very highest external standards. We are:
Each organisation has its own standards, code of practice and complaints procedure, so you can enrol with complete confidence.