Feeling Left Behind by the Digital Revolution?

With the Digital Marketing Academy, the power to become an expert in Digital Marketing is in your hands.

So, you’ve just matriculated and wondering what to do next? Or is the job or career you’re currently in starting to feel like the smell of extra mature blue cheese? Always wanted to empower yourself with new leading-edge knowledge but you just don’t have the time or money?

We’ve joined forces with Shift ONE digital, leaders in digital marketing, to bring you a series of easy-to-understand digital marketing courses that will empower you and make you an expert in your field.

It's time to get your digital marketing career on the fast track. View our Digital Marketing courses and sign up for a one of our  digital marketing courses now.



Advanced Certificate in Digital Marketing


Duration: 5 Day Course

Drink from the firehose in this digital immersion course that will take you from digitally dof to digital doyenne.

  • An Introduction to Digital Marketing, Marketing Strategy and Your Online Customers
  • Social Media Marketing and Strategy, and Overview of Social Media in RSA, The Top Social Media Channels in RSA, Content Marketing and Blogging
  • Email Marketing, Data Mining and MailChimp
  • Effective Website and eCommerce Website Design, Google Analytics, Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), User Testing
  • Online Advertising, AdWords, Testing and Tracking
  • Practical work required after each course, put what you've learned into practice
  • Plus a ton of resources, tools and templates
  • Full Course: R11,950 (ex. VAT)
  • Per Day: R2,590 per day (ex.VAT)




  • Day One: Intro to Social Media Platforms for Business
  • Day Two: LinkedIn and Social Selling (Morning)
  • Day Two: Influencer Marketing (Afternoon)
  • Day Three: Advanced Facebook for Businesses
  • Plus Top Tools, Templates
  • And Much More!
  • Full Course: R7,950 (ex. VAT)
  • Per Day: RR2,780 per day (ex.VAT)



  • Any Digital Marketing Topic of your Choice
  • Advanced Facebook and Facebook Business Manager
  • LinkedIn for Executives
  • Instagram & Influencer Marketing
  • LinkedIn and Social Selling
  • Google Analytics
  • Facebook and Twitter
  • Digital Marketing Strategy
  • Social Media Marketing Strategy
  • Email Marketing
  • Web Design and eCommerce Design
  • SEO
  • WordPress
  • Usability Testing
  • Paid Advertising, PPC, Google Adwords
  • Any topic of your choice
  • Plus more!
  • Got a specific need for training in your team? We can create a custom course programme around any topic related to digital marketing that you require. 

what our students say

Let's see what some of our
learners have to say

"Thank you for the social media training this morning. It was very insightful and informative, plus having an awesome speaker helped!"

- Ruark, Social Media Manager

"I just want to say a massive thank you for this morning’s training. Besides it being so well organised, it was just simply such an enjoyable, insightful and productive experience, with so many awesome, but very real, conversations and perspectives. Dylan, you did a remarkable job creating such a comfortable space for conversation, allowing people to confidently voice their opinions, and then an even better job guiding the overall conversation with such a calm demeanor, relevant topics and clever flow. Thank you."

- Kyle, Brand Manager

"One of the best ever presentations and learning sessions I have ever attended in My Life. Thanks to the point."

- Hester, Entrepreneur

“Thank you so much Dylan. My Marketing training with you has helped me to see my business differently. Wow! What an eye opener. Would highly recommend booking a training session with the Team!

I love your workshops! Thanks once again for today, it was awesome!"

"I just want to thank you all for such a wonderful and informative session on Friday and to say thanks to the wonderful speaker."

Jeanine, Marketing Coordinator

"Thanks for today. Dylan is a very good presenter, and I enjoyed her style as a speaker. Well done on your sessions, and thank you for the value we have gotten from them!"

Lorraine, CEO

"Thanks for an awesome presentation!"

Dean, Group Marketing, Sponsorship and Events Manager

Why digital marketing?

Digital Marketing is an amazing career for someone who is creative and business minded. It allows you to specialise in any one field, or become a guru in all.

South African Marketers lack digital know-how. This is your opportunity to set yourself apart from the rest by acquiring critical Digital Marketing skills.

Face-to-face interactive training is the way to go. No more studying alone or online, rather network and learn with your peers in an interactive environment.

About Digital Marketing Academy

One company’s passion to empower others, lead to the creation of this Digital Marketing Academy that provides Marketing Managers and Entrepreneurs from all over the world with the opportunity to learn, share and up skill themselves in digital marketing.

The Digital Marketing Academy was created by Shift ONE, a creative integrated marketing agency based in Cape Town. The Academy's content is drawn from over 6 years of working with Marketing Managers and Entrepreneurs...we teach what we know works, because we do it every single day.


Why study here?

Because… the content is practical, easy to understand, and easy to implement.

Because we live what we teach every day at our marketing agency, Shift ONE.

Because we are great teachers and love to interpret learning to people like you.

Because, without digital marketing skills, you will be left behind in the workplace.

What you will learn

You’ll learn about digital marketing as a whole, plus dive deep into specific digital channels.

By the end of your course you’ll be able to do the work yourself, or manage the people who do it better.


faq on courses

Bring your own digital device (laptop or tablet)
We provide wi-fi
We provide parking (venue dependent)
We provide lunch (not for short courses)
We give you a certificate at the end
Any other questions please give us a shout!


Call us today at +27 21 554 2498
or email [email protected]

The longer you wait, the further behind you get in this fast-paced industry. Don't hesitate to contact us to set you on the right track.