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Public Relations Course- Online

Course Overview

Online Public Relations Course

Successful PR programs don’t just happen; they are thriving as a result of proper research, careful planning, and implementation. There are times, PR practitioners need to react, but that’s usually as a result of a crisis only. If you take time to plan well, you make sure that the campaign is aimed at the right people, uses the proper channels of communication and stays within timescales and budget!

This online public relations course introduces candidates to the concept of public relations, upon completion of the three modules candidates are well equipped with the entry-level skill in PR and have a better chance at starting a higher level course or launch a fulfilling career in PR.

There is no need for previous educational qualifications when enrolling this PR online course. Also worthy of note is the flexible schedule that allows candidates with other affairs to study at their pace, time, and location of comfort. There are tutors available round the clock providing support and guidance that can help candidates understand concepts faster.

On completing the PR course, candidates are fully prepared to begin a gratifying career in public relations. Candidates who intend to acquire advanced knowledge also have a solid base to build on.

Course Syllabus

The course consists of the following three units. They include:

Unit 1: PR as Planned Communication

The first units focus on PR as a means of planned communications; candidates are taken through this unit with real-life scenarios that will aid them in grasping the concept of the course and avail them the skills to implement after the session.

Unit 2: Public Relations Process

The second unit explains The RACE acronym of Research, Action, Communication, and Evaluation, which are laid out the process in public relations and are the foundation of successful campaigns.

Unit 3: PR Tools & Procedures

The course is ended with an in-depth explanation of PR tools and procedures. How they differ from advertising and how their use guaranteed success and positive reviews from the public, the unit doesn’t just stop at explaining the details but also support it with real-life instances.

Career Path

Candidates are well placed to find entry-level roles in various manufacturing, production, and transportation, communication, and technology industries. Entry-level workers go home with an annual salary of £25,000 on an average, which increases as they gain more skills and experience.

Who Shoud Take This Course
  • Graduates interested in starting a career in public relations
  • Employers and entrepreneurs who desire public relations skills
  • Candidates interested in boosting their CV and career prospect
  • Existing workers looking to have the refreshingly modern skills of public relations
  • Anyone interested in learning the skills and techniques of PR for personal development

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from Endorsed Certificate from the Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

The course has been endorsed under the Endorsed Certificate from the Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Brentwood open learning college has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 1 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Brentwood open learning college to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. Endorsed Certificate from the Quality Licence Scheme endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

Endorsed Certificate from the Quality Licence Scheme have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. Endorsed Certificate from the Quality Licence Scheme combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, Endorsed Certificate from the Quality Licence Scheme also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK. 



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Level Level 1
Duration 80 Hours
Endorsement Body Endorsed by Quality Licence Scheme


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