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Tuesday 24th January 2023

The SMSpouses Team at the BFBS Academy are offering a series of free social media training for military spouses and partners based anywhere in the world – all you need is access to the internet. All broken down into seven self-study courses with assignments, these courses are aimed at getting you immersed into the world of everything social. Take at your pace and become part of a wider military peer group community!

Cost and eligibility of SMSpouses

Thanks to the generous support of the Armed Forces Covenant, all of these courses are free to spouses and partners of UK military personnel who are serving in a full-time role.

Equipment needed

All you need is a smartphone, an iPad, or a laptop – and a speedy internet connection.

The courses

Choose between – or step through these different courses at your own pace and time zone:

  • Campaign planning
  • Smartphone photography and graphic design
  • Video editing and creation
  • TikTok
  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn

Each course info provides the hours of self-study required.

More about SMSpouses

The team at the BFBS Academy understand that it can be difficult finding reliable work or building up professional skills whilst dealing with regular moves and last-minute deployments – and let’s not even start on the topic of finding childcare!

Becoming a social media professional can help. Not only are social media skills very much in demand, but these types of roles are often ones that allow you to work from anywhere in the world.

Find out more on the online BFBS Academy’s SMSpouses section.

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See also: Support for RAF Families

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