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About Facebook's Certified Trainer Program

FBLA and Facebook invite you to become a Facebook Certified Trainer!

FBLA and Facebook have partnered together to create a program for students and teachers to become certified trainers. We’re looking for individuals who want to help people and businesses in their communities by learning how to teach digital marketing skills across Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp. Candidates will earn the Facebook Certified Digital Marketing Associate Certification


  • Earn globally-recognized credentials
  • Expand your Facebook marketing skills
  • Improve your facilitation and delivery skills
  • Access a library of training resources
  • Train your community to use Facebook marketing tools
  • Join our online global trainer community

Selected participants who meet the requirements will attend a 2-day virtual workshop on training and facilitation skills. Upon completion, participants will receive a Trainer Network Badge and get access to their own profile page, exclusive Facebook group and resources to start delivering training sessions.

Trainers will be required to conduct at least 1 (or more) virtual workshops, ideally training at least 100 participants on a volunteer basis per year with Facebook approved content. Joining this program can be extremely rewarding providing you with Facebook product, marketing and training delivery skills. It also provides professional level credentials that are recognized in the industry. Trainers will become part of an online community where they can learn and share with trainers around the world.

Additionally, with your Digital Marketing Associate Certification, you’ll have access to join the Facebook Certified Career Network, connecting you with potential employers around the globe who value your accredited knowledge of Facebook products and services. 


  • When: Early December through Late February
  • Who: Any students or advisers committed to completing the certification (approximately 8 hours), the two-day workshop, and training at least 100 people each calendar year
  • Where: Virtual
  • Cost: Free 
Click here to learn more about being a Facebook Certified Trainer.

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