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nesma is an accredited study centre providing flexible and professional learning opportunities in marketing, digital marketing and communication skills.

Looking to enhance your current skill set or want to explore a new area of expertise?

nesma has all your marketing, communications and digital know-how covered, from short courses to something bigger. We work with companies and individuals across the North East, Cumbria and Scotland to help them keep up to speed with contemporary marketing trends and challenges through training, consulting and facilitating.

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Workshops & Short Courses

Content Marketing Conquered – How to Build Your Inbound Marketing Funnel
Marketing is impossible without great content. Whether it’s copy, images, audio, or video there is a hungry audience online keen…
Preparing for the Board – Getting Board Fit!
These practical workshops will provide you with the skills and knowledge you need to ‘inform’, ‘influence’ and have ‘impact’ on…

Dates for your Diary

The Destination: How to create content that reaches your customer’s heart, and mind.
6th July 2022
It’s not enough to think like a customer, we need to get inside their head to truly understand what motivates…
Get Ready: From ‘top of mind’ to ‘top of preference’: how to become the clear choice for customers
6th July 2022
This session will help you discover how you are unique. As Sainsburys said: “Our Values Make Us Different”. It’s as…

Build your skills and confidence with us, your accredited
CIM and CIPR Study Centre

Student Stories

Meet Sarah Virgo

Sarah is a Campaign Manager for Wood for Good, which is the timber industry’s campaign to promote the use of wood in design and construction. She studied the CIM L4 Certificate in Professional Digital Marketing from Glasgow, where she works to help develop their promotions and reach.

Meet Kate Thomson

Kate, Head of Marketing for IT business, Technology Services Group (TSG), returned to nesma to study her second qualification with us. This time it was the CIM Diploma in Professional Digital Marketing (L6), equivalent to an undergraduate degree and ideal for those in management roles.

Marketing and Communications Training near you

We deliver marketing and communications training programmes across the North East, Cumbria and Scotland. All of our courses and in-house training can be delivered UK wide.

nesma North East:
Main study centre.
nesma HQ | 19 Lansdowne Terrace, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 1HP
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nesma Glasgow:
Collabor8te | 22 Montrose Street, Glasgow, G1 1RE
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nesma Edinburgh
Jurys Inn Edinburgh | 43 Jeffery Street, Edinburgh EH1 1DH
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nesma Cumbria:
The Guild | 5 Abbey Street, Carlisle CA3 8TX
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nesma Leeds.
℅ Leeds Law Society,
62 Wellington Street,
Leeds LS1 2EE
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Flexible learning programmes

Many of our qualification courses can be studied via a blended learning approach – this is a mixture of face to face tutorials at a time and place that suits you and online materials to guide you through each module.

nesma News

CIPR Students smash it!

June 27, 2022
nesma's CIPR Students and tutors have achieved another successful set of results, maintaining our overall pass rate of 96% for CIPR qualifications. If you want to get CIPR qualified, we have qualifications starting in July and September 2022.

Another 100% CIM pass rate

June 3, 2022
nesma is proud to announce that we have another 100% CIM pass rate. That's five consecutive 100% cohorts smashing it, with 89% of students receiving merit (47%) or distinction (42%) for the April 2022 results. 


February 15, 2022
nesma has had another fantastic set of CIM results for our students, with 100% pass rate and 80% of them receiving merit or distinction. We are blown away by our students' and tutors' achievements once again.

Showcasing North East Talent

February 9, 2022
Veronica Swindale, MD of nesma, caught up with Nichola Elgie who won the Marketer of the Year award at North East Marketing Awards. Nichola received this accolade due to the positive impact she has made on client campaigns with her strategic planning, creativity and innovative thinking.

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