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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.



Join our Facebook Group, no cost, ever.

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Join our Digital Marketer's Unite Facebook group and get FREE and unlimited access to:

  • Free Facebook Group with interactive discussions and chats
  • Daily articles and tips on the latest digital marketing trends globally and locally
  • Be the first to know about upcoming events, workshops, and courses
  • Free library of 10 short (30-40 minutes) helpful videos on digital marketing and social media


Monthly Membership of R499 ex VAT


Join our Digital Marketing Academy Group and get access to daily and weekly courses, covering the top digital and social media topics, and end the year with a certificate

  • Weekly emails with the latest tips and trends from around the world and locally
  • Closed Facebook group just for paying members where you get access to exclusive content and speakers each week
  • Facebook Live training with top trainers and presenters
  • Free access to quarterly events
  • Get access to weekly webinars diving into digital and social training topics - watch live or later!
  • Dropbox access with resources, templates, strategies, white papers and more
  • Access to online workshops - included in the monthly price
  • Access to all online courses - included in the monthly price
  • Pay half price on any event or conference we host




  • Module 1: Digital Marketing Strategy: 10 Chapters
  • Module 2: Social Media: 14 Chapters 
  • Module 3: Email Marketing: 8 Chapters
  • Module 4: Website Design & Google Analytics: 4 Chapters
  • Module 5: SEO: 3 Chapters
  • Module 6: Paid Media and Online Ads: 12 Chapters
  • Module 7: Content Marketing: 4 Chapters
  • Plus Top Tools, Templates
  • And Much More!
  • Certificate for full attendance after each module
  • Advanced Certificate in Digital Marketing for attending all courses and passing the assessments




  • 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. 

Find out more...

what our students say

"I enjoyed learning about the importance of using data to your advantage..."

"I found the courses very insightful as a social media coordinator..."

"I found it interesting getting to know more about the social media platforms and networks..."

"I found that the marketing strategy course was extremely beneficial in helping me to formulate my goals..."

"I learned about capturing your biggest customers using email marketing..."

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

“Great learnings, expectations exceeded. Awesome for beginners that want to get started”

- Digital Marketing class.

“Great training! I am leaving today ready to take on the digital world’’

- Introduction to Social Media Masterclass.

“Great presenter, knowledgeable on info - overload in a good way!’’

- Introduction to Social Media Masterclass.

'Írma is very knowledgeable and explains everything in an understanding terms”

- Introduction to Social Media Masterclass.

“This class helped me to better understand the work I do. It made me excited to get going on my next campaign. Thank you!’’

- Introduction to Social Media Masterclass

“Fantastic, cant wait to do those lead generation ads!”

- Introduction to Social Media Masterclass

‘’Great content & Interactive sessions’’

- Introduction to Social Media Masterclass

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.

Join our membership group. No more studying alone, 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.

Call us today at +27 21 879 5585
or email info@digitalmarketingacademy.co.za

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.

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