Instagram Training Course

JC Social Media is one of the UK’s leading providers of social media training for businesses and individuals. Find out more about our Instagram training below and enquire to book in a session.


Our social media courses give you the foundation you need for marketing success. For some businesses, Instagram has become the most relevant social network available. We’ll help you get the most from it. Here’s a typical outline of what the sessions involve.

Half day course

  • Instagram basics and marketing theory
  • Strategy development to reach your goals
  • Creating awesome content & hashtagging
  • Commercialising Instagram – turning likes into leads
  • Paid advertising to maximise reach
  • Resource and tool signposting

Make it a full day course

  • Everything from the half-day course
  • Advanced paid ads training (Instagram and Facebook)
  • Detailed integrated strategy development
  • Training in the other platforms required – Facebook and Instagram training is a popular day course

Social media training is the perfect way to increase your impact across all social media. We’ll work with you to develop a strategy and the skills you need to build your brand or improve your efficiency in your work.

Instagram is a highly influential social network. It is of particular importance for brands with a target audience aged 18-30 and for brands who have consumer products. If this is you – this training course is for you.

Whether you’re just starting out in social media or are looking to broaden your knowledge and skill base, our training is a great place to start.

Tell us your requirements and we’ll get to creating a training session to suit you. We typically run half or full-day sessions depending on your current skill level and how much we need to cover. Our head of training services, David, has helped hundreds of businesses build their brand and generate leads on social media.

Your social media trainer

David is JC Social Media’s head of training services and one of the UK’s leading authorities on social media. He is incredibly passionate about social media best practices and helping others get the most out of their efforts. David will liaise with you to ascertain exactly which social media marketing skills you need and create a bespoke training session.

David researches your company, its sector, competitors and target audience to ensure everything you learn will have maximum benefit to your business. Whether you’re looking to launch a new brand, build your online reputation or explore new lead-generation avenues, David is the man to help.

A selection of our training clients:

JC Social Media is proud to have worked with some of Europe’s largest brands, giving them better understanding and control of social media.

One-off sessions, ongoing coaching as well as large group presentations are all catered for by our specialist training department.

We are experts in helping businesses achieve their social media marketing goals. Increasingly, Instagram is the focus of their efforts.

All of our training is tailored to your needs. We work from our tried and tested programmes that have benefitted hundreds of businesses in virtually every sector. Find out more about specific areas of social media training or simply make an enquiry here.

More platform-specific training options:

Training Locations

We train businesses across the UK and the globe, operating regularly in the areas below:

Training in Birmingham
Training in London
Training in Leeds
Training in Manchester

More about our Instagram training for business:

After learning about your requirements, we’ll craft a session with exactly the right modules. We provide bespoke, one-to-one and small group training nationwide.


  • Instagram strategy
  • We’ll design and develop a robust strategy to help your brand grow rapidly on Instagram. We’ll see how this ties into your broader marketing goals and online strategy.


  • Content masterclass
  • Content truly is king on Instagram and high-quality visuals will be the cornerstone of your success. We’ll help develop a system for producing great content and reaching new audiences.


  • Paid ads on Instagram
  • For many brands, paid exposure through Instagram’s ads platform will be incredibly valuable. We’ll help set up ads, define your audience and maximise the return on investment.


  • Influencer analysis
  • Instagram influencers have been the source of huge marketing success for many brands. Finding out how they could work for you and getting the most from influencer campaigns can feature as part of our training.


  • Growing your engagement

Growing your follower count and engagement rates are central to increasing your clout. We’ll cover a range of tactics to snowball your account.


80% of our social media training clients say they were spending too much time on social media and were fed up with not seeing any return.

Gaining the expertise to make social media work for you will save you time and resources and you’ll actually start generating valuable sales and leads!

  • Which social tactics are the most effective?
  • How do I best engage my audience?
  • How do I measure the return on my social media marketing?
  • Which are the best social management tools?
  • How do I find my target audience within social media?

Five-star rated Instagram training

Without exception, the best training course I have ever attended. David was infectiously enthusiastic and incredibly knowledgeable. The course has opened our minds to what can be achieved via social media campaigns. Cannot recommend highly enough.

~ Trish, Bamboo Marketing


JC Social Media have delivered some great training to me and my team on LinkedIn and social media. Their knowledge and ideas are inspiring. I highly recommend them to anyone who needs a little help with their company’s social media.

Adam Smith, Ian Smith Office Supplies Limited


A first stop for social media training from a company who actually works in the industry and provides great hands-on practical advice.

Jane Bolas, JBPR