chartered Institute of marketing accredited study centre since 2016

Boost Your Marketing

Success Starts Here

Read more about the specialist marketing qualifications and services we offer to help boost your marketing.

Consulting, Training & Mentoring Services

Tailored marketing and digital marketing consulting services, with fast turnaround and guidance that lasts long after the last deliverable! Delivering strategic marketing and digital marketing exertise straight into your business, with audience and competitor research, health checks and performance benchmarking. We share our knowledge and experience so that you benefit from the latest tools and best practice.

We offer a range of support for marketing professionals and teams whether through bespoke training sessions (in-house or at our training venue), mentoring for those times when you need help to work through marketing or digital marketing issues, with tailored 1-2-1 guidance; or through 1/2 day marketing or digital marketing workshops – a cost effective alternative to in-house training.

CIM Qualifications

A choice of 10 marketing and digital marketing courses across levels 3, 4 and 6.

All courses are delivered online – virtually or through distance learning.

Led by Chartered Marketer and CIM Fellow, Marian Norwood, you are in safe hands. With professional experience as a CIM Examiner and Assessment Writer and her current consulting portfolio, you will enjoy a supportive tutor, who has taught marketing to almost 5000 students at Level 4, 6 and above.

As one of our CIM candidates, you’ll be able to log into our bespoke Online Learning platform to access all course content, live classes, class recordings and workshops!

Success at a glance

Our Pass Rates

Our CIM qualification success rate is excellent! Along with the many CIM commendations received, we are very proud of the results achieved by our CIM candidates!

Foundation Certificate

For individuals, teams and Organisations

Supporting Marketing Professionals

NWSM has been dedicated to supporting marketing professionals since 2016 through a range of services including bespoke training, comprehensive courses for CIM qualifications and expert consulting.

Our extensive marketing experience has allowed us to empower countless individuals at every stage of their career. Whether you are just starting out or a seasoned marketer, we want to help you succeed and thrive.

Image: Taking a group of CIM candidates for a tour of Google HQ Dublin

Supporting the Marketing Community

We love to share our knowledge and experience

More than 800 individuals registered to attend our Chartered Institute of Marketing Webinar Express, delivered by our qualification and consulting lead, Marian Norwood.

With an excellent NPS score and more than 2000 views on YouTube, it is the second most viewed Webinar Express event on CIM’s YouTube channel.

Volunteering With CIM Ireland

Marian has volunteered with the CIM Ireland committee in different capacities, since 2017:

Supporting the work of CIM Ireland

North West School of Marketing is proud to host and sponsor events to support CIM Ireland:

CIM Webinar on Customer Journey Mapping


Accredited by the Chartered Institute of Marketing to deliver CIM qualifications


Tailored support when you need it most through 1-2-1 virtual sessions


Led by award winning Chartered Marketer and CIM Fellow Marian Norwood * CIM Global Volunteer of the Year 2023*


A bespoke online learning platform to access all course content, live classes, class recordings and workshops!

Trusted by the Marketing Community

Client Testimonials

“Supportive, insightful and expert mentoring across a range of digital and marketing activities provided me with the knowledge, confidence and skills to develop and grow my business successfully.”
mary Kerrigan Transformational leader, Coach & Speaker
“Sessions were delivered to a very high standard both face to face and online and we were provided with excellent course materials. We experienced a very high degree of knowledge, expertise and professionalise which was evidence in high achievement levels. Thank you for a great learning experience.”
Helen Loughran Marketing Consultant & Lecturer
“Extremely professional and great online delivery of our Level 6 course from NW School of Marketing.”
Maria McKeever, CMkter, Business office, Derry City & Strabane District Council