Learn from experienced Marketers
Develop skills with hands-on experience
Build lasting industry connections
Advance your career with Digital Marketing skills
BrainStation's Digital Marketing course is an intensive, collaborative learning experience, designed to help you enhance your professional skills and accelerate your career growth. Led by Instructors with experience in the field, you will learn cutting-edge concepts and techniques, and then apply them immediately, ensuring you have the skills, experience, and confidence to succeed.
What You'll Accomplish
Gain Digital Marketing Experience
Build and develop a full digital marketing strategy, including social media, search, and email marketing.
Learn Social and Search Marketing
Understand SEO and SEM best practices, and how to leverage social media for effective, targeted campaigns.
Develop a Standout Portfolio
Work on a portfolio project that demonstrates your new skills.
Work with Industry Leaders
Get immediate feedback and guidance from Instructors who work in the industry.
What You'll Learn
By the first class, you will be laying the foundation of a brand strategy, with guiding principles and concepts ensuring you're selecting the right channels and messaging for your brand.
Learn the differences between Search Engine Marketing (SEM) and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and how these contribute to your overall strategy. You will then get hands-on experience setting up ads and campaigns through Google AdWords, and performing site audits to improve SEO.
Leverage both organic and paid channels to get your brand's message to your target demographic. Select the channels that will drive the most impact for your brand, and learn to draft messaging and select ad units that add value to your brand.
Understand how to re-engage your customers using email. Get feedback on email copy and know the rules and regulations that dictate what you send.
Understand how to set key performance indicators to track and monitor success. Then get hands-on experience with key tools, including Google Analytics, to better understand your marketing performance.
Interested in what a typical day or Capstone Project looks like?
A state-of-the-art campus
Our 20,000 square-foot Vancouver campus was designed to inspire creativity, collaboration, and focused learning, with bright, engaging classrooms, multifunctional event spaces, and comfortable lounges.
In the center of it all
Located at Granville and Pender, BrainStation is a unique tech community hub, with immersive classes, flexible corporate training, industry events, expert panel discussions, and more.
With our very own coffeehouse
Stay connected (and caffeinated) with fellow classmates and instructors at Quantum Coffee, our very own coffeehouse, conveniently located on the campus' ground floor.
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“BrainStation's mission is to deliver a premium learning experience, with hands-on, digital skills training that keeps up with the pace of innovation. Working directly with industry leaders, we’ve developed an immersive, adaptive training model, to help professionals and organizations evolve and thrive in today's digital economy.”
Founder & CEO, Brainstation
How You'll Learn
Learn cutting-edge techniques
Taught by Instructors with experience working in the field, learn the most in-demand concepts, skills and tools.
Gain hands-on experience
Work on projects in a collaborative setting to apply new concepts and techniques and develop your skills.
Use Synapse, BrainStation’s intuitive, data-driven learning platform to access course content, as well as additional quizzes, challenges, and resources.
Your Final Project
Develop a digital marketing strategy for a brand of your choosing. Your strategy will cover tactical components across all areas covered in the course, from search marketing to social media.
What People are Saying
“The Instructors were very knowledgeable and engaging. It made taking this course at my busiest time of year worth it. I’ve already applied my new knowledge to my day-to-day work environment and am really thankful I chose BrainStation.”
Kerry, Toronto, Course Report
“The digital marketing campaign you work on as your final project was directly inline with course content, and a great way to apply concepts in a real-life setting.”
Rob, Toronto, Course Report
“We had a specialist come in to teach us about Google Analytics and measuring data — you can’t get much more timely and relevant than that.”
Kristen, Toronto, Facebook
“As a social media manager, every week I’ve got another new tool — whether big or small — to implement into my career. I’d recommend this course to anyone, especially those working full-time looking to continue their professional development!”
Jenessa, Vancouver, Course Report
“There were a lot of practical skills transferred, and I appreciate how it was based on case studies. You can expect to learn the principles of all things related to social media, as well as how to craft ads, and take small- to medium-sized businesses and grow them.”
Kristen, Vancouver, Course Report,
“The weekly lessons were well thought-out and provided many resources to help us apply material to our current and future roles within the digital marketing realm. The Instructors were super knowledgeable and engaging, which helped make the lessons interesting each week.”
Erin, Vancouver, Course Report
“Like many companies, there’s a ton of digital focus on my team at work. This course allowed me to participate in new conversations, and it inspired me to learn from other people and brands, to continue to evolve the way we work and communicate.”
Invest in Your Career
We offer a wide variety of scholarship opportunities and interest-free payment plans. To learn more about your payment options, view our course package.
- 1 Full Payment
- 3 Monthly Installments
- 6 Monthly Installments
3 Ways to Learn
One three-hour class per week for a total of 30 hours.
Two three-hour classes or one six-hour class per week for 30 hours.
Four consecutive days for a total of 30 hours of intensive instruction.
Tue - Fri, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
1 Week  |  32 hours
Mondays, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
10 Weeks  |  3 hours per week
Tue, Thu, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5 Weeks  |  6 hours per week
Mon - Thu, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
1 Week  |  32 hours
Learn in one of North America's hottest tech markets
Located at Granville and Pender, our 20,000 square-foot campus is a vibrant community hub, just steps away from some of the world's most influential technology companies.