Go Beyond Theory

Welcome to The SEM Academy™

Learn to create profitable campaigns and get certified on Google Ads with
unlimited course support. Become a top 1% marketer today!

Technical, 'hands on' PPC Courses

Theory is only part of the story. Practical, hands-on digital marketing training is the only way to become the smartest marketer in the room.

Practical training shows you step by step how to leverage the latest digital marketing platforms to an advanced level.

With the digital marketing landscape getting more competitive every year, it's crucial you feel confident that you can deliver exceptional PPC results.

Join the top 1% of marketers.

See Our Courses

SEM Academy members get access to all current and future courses, course updates and unlimited tutor mentorship.

Google Ads Advanced Training
Everything you need to know about running profitable search campaigns
Google Tag Manager and Spreadsheets
Use the Google Tag Manager and to track all activity and spreadsheets to report results
Google Optimize Training
Learn how to test your landing pages to improve performance
Hotjar Conversion Optimization
Understand how people interact with your website and make improvements

See what makes us the best place to develop as a Google Ads Expert

Who We Work With

Our PPC training course materials are taught at the IDM (DMA Group), Hult International Business School and The University of Greenwich

Become a Modern Marketer

In the modern marketing landscape, you can no longer avoid learning technical 'hands-on' digital marketing skills.

The modern marketer makes an impact through a data driven approach, extensive knowledge and the ability to leverage search engines to an expert level.

Join The SEM Academy today and we'll push you to the next level though our certified courses and unlimited tutor support.

Level up your Capabilities and Career

Get ahead in your career and in business. Gain the specific digital marketing knowledge you need to confidently build winning campaigns using advanced strategies.

Our courses are certified with The CPD Accreditation Group ensuring that all of our courses are robust and high quality.

You'll be awarded with a CPD certificate upon successful completion of our courses.

Meet The Principal and Lead Trainer

Darren Taylor is a digital marketing consultant and trainer with over 10 years experience, specialising in PPC, biddable media and wider digital marketing strategy. He is also the Principal and Director here at The SEM Academy.

He has built and managed successful PPC campaigns at both the multinational FTSE100 level and for growing small businesses. When you join The SEM Academy, Darren will become your mentor. You'll have unlimited access to ask him anything.

See How Tutor Support Works

You get UNLIMITED Tutor Support

When learning a new skill, especially a skill as complex as digital marketing, it's important you get the full classroom experience, even if the training is online and self paced.

When you join The SEM Academy, you'll get access to unlimited online mentorship, so you won't miss out on the opportunity to ask a question, as you would in an in-person class.

Simply submit your questions directly to our tutors who will be more than happy to help you.

Benefits of joining The SEM Academy

  • Access hours of high quality digital marketing video courses
  • Learn on demand at your own pace
  • Get awarded with a CPD certificate
  • Improve your career prospects and grow your knowledge
  • Grow your business through advanced training
  • Learn PPC, conversion optimisation, and Excel spreadsheets for marketing
  • Unlimited access to all courses once purchased
  • Have a team? Discounts are available for team training

Ready to Take Your Marketing to the Next Level?