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CIM Level 3 Foundation Certificates

A CIM qualification at Level 3 provides you with the essential skills needed to enter the marketing industry and be able to perform professionally in a support level role within the workplace.

You’ll have the choice to choose from two qualifications at this level, to suit your individual career path. Each module can also be achieved as an individual award.


Find out more about CIM Class Dates here

About the course

If you are starting out in Marketing or looking for a way into a marketing role this is the qualification for you.


The level 3 CIM qualifications set the best foundations for a marketers’ career. 


It is not necessary to have any previous experience or knowledge of marketing to study the Foundation Certificate in Professional Marketing or the Foundation Certificate in Professional Digital Marketing. 


So, if you’re an aspiring marketer, new to a marketing support role or in a job that already involves digital marketing, our qualifications at Level 3 are the right choice for you. 


With Belfast Academy of Marketing you have the choice to join one of our classes (in-person or remotely) or study at home with our distance learning options.


You can study in bite-size awards choosing just one module, study 2 modules (1 mandatory plus 1 elective) to gain a full certificate or study 3 modules (1 mandatory plus 2 electives) to gain 2 certificates. 


Level 6 Professional

Length of time to study:

1 module = 3 months

2 modules = 8 months

3 modules = 12 months

Read more about the different modules and qualifications here:


Digital Qualification

Non-Digital Qualification