About Us

Taking Marketing Education to the Next Level

Hello, we’re the SEM Academy, your go to resource for digital marketing education online. Our mission is to develop marketers into global, top 1% performers through accredited, in-depth, technical courses.

As a marketer or entrepreneur, education and personal development is crucial to your professional success, which is why our training courses are focussed on strategies and best practices that work in the real world.

All of our courses and our training centre are accredited by The CPD Group to ensure the curriculum is both well delivered and easy to digest, with a focus on knowledge retention, ensuring you can deliver fantastic results every time.

Although our training is delivered online, we want all our students to have the full in classroom experience. When you enrol on our courses, you’ll get access to unlimited tutor support using our ask the tutor system, meaning you can ask for help and guidance as you learn, just like in a real-world classroom.

If you’re ready to level up your marketing knowledge, see our courses here.

Our Leadership

Darren Taylor – Director, Principal and Lead Trainer

Darren has been in the digital marketing space for over 11 years in senior roles. Specialising in biddable media, he is also a lecturer with the IDM (Institute of Digital Marketing) and a guest lecturer at Hult International Business School.

Stacey Taylor (MSc Education) – Director and Head of Education

Stacey has been leading education administration management and curriculum design at independent institutions since graduating from Northumbria University with a master’s degree in education.