Online training: PR & Marketing

A small selection of online training courses for PR and marketing or you may prefer to check out what the world of MOOCs has to offer.

PRCA Online Training

The Public Relations Consultancy Association (PRCA) has a series of interactive 90 minute webinars on key topics. Delegates attend these sessions live online in a virtual version of a face-to-face training course. Cost is £95 for members and £120 for non members.

CIPR Webinars

The Chartered Institute for Public Relations’ new programme of live training webinars reflects the new challenges and issues facing PR professionals as a result of convergence with other related disciplines. They last one hour and are fully interactive and you can either participate in the live sessions or view them on demand. Free to members and £30 for non-members.


The Communications Advertising and Marketing (CAM) Education Foundation offers qualifications in digital and offline marketing communications which are awarded by The Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM). Typically this professional training and qualification takes about 15 months to complete.

For example, the CAM Diploma in Marketing Communications Lite (online version with no workshops) provided by Professional Academy costs about £2,207. This covers course provision £1698, CAM membership fee £144, and £365 to cover assessment of the five modules.  Included in this cost is all necessary study material, course text books, tutor support and online resources. Students will be supported for up to two years.