Social Media in the Workplace

Social Media in the Workplace2017-07-04T02:35:53+00:00

2 Professional Development Hours

One of the growing concerns for all small to medium businesses is the inappropriate use of social media by employees. You may have developed a social media policy, but are your staff truly aware of the issues associated with social media?

The training will educate your staff on:

  • Best practices;
  • The opportunities;
  • The potential pitfalls; and
  • Company requirements

when using Social Media for professional and personal purposes.

Synopsis of Content
Best Practice

  • Definition of Social Media
  • Usage of Social Media in today’s society
  • Best Practice Guidelines for using Social Media

Potential Pitfalls

  • Negative Effects of Social Media
  • Security


  • Positive Effects of Social Media

Company Requirements

  • Social Media Policy
  • Implications of breaches to Policy
  • Monitored usage in the workplace
  • Acceptable and prohibited use in the workplace

This training will encourage staff to become effective ambassadors for your organisation and good social media citizens


  • Available as online and facilitator-led learning
  • Customisation available for your social media policy
  • Assessment available
  • Professional Development points applicable
Social Media in the Workplace

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