18 Freelancing Skills To Learn To Level Up your 2020

18 Freelancing Skills To Learn To Level Up your 2020

When we learn new skills, it empowers us. It opens new opportunities and the potentials are limitless. Education is one powerful tool that has been changing the world. Investing in learning new skills is the best gift we can give ourselves and others this 2020.

Are you ready to level up this 2020? Here are some freelancing skills you can learn online through the Filipino Virtual Assistance!

1.) Freelancing Course

Freelancing Course is the “how to become a virtual assistant” course. It offers a thorough guide on how one can start working remotely from scratch to success. It covers understanding what is freelancing, it’s set up and other freelancing basic skills to start with in order to get you running with your freelancing. If you need to learn how virtual assistance works and how to get started, this is the perfect course to kick off your freelancing career!

2.) Social Media Management

Social Media Management the most in-demand skills that you can learn this 2020. Social media is now the most effective trend when it comes to marketing. That’s why this course is perfect when you are a person who loves social media. It will bring out your creativity, and online marketing strategies as you’re helping clients grow their brands!

3.) SEO Specialist

An SEO (Seach Engine Optimization) is a person who is responsible for ranking and optimizing the client’s website in different SERP (search engine results pages like Google. SEO is crucial in a website’s success as it leverages the website’s online presence in the search engine and allowing potential customers to interact with the business. This course will teach you how to fully optimize a website to gain search traffic and stand out and get customers.

4.)  Real Estate Virtual Assistant

Real Estate Virtual Assistant is someone who assists real estate companies with their daily operations. This course will not only let you understand the real estate basics of the real estate world but will also empower you to help brokers and agents with their office and marketing tasks remotely. This is a high-paying and in-demand freelancing niche!

5.) ClickFunnels

The ClickFunnels course is an avenue where you can learn how to create and manage funnels. Funnels in marketing mean a model describing the various stages of a prospect’s journey from the first interaction with your brand to the ultimate goal: conversion. Conversion rate optimization is about moving people through your marketing funnel, turning them from prospects into raving, repeat customers. This course will teach you the different types of funnels that’ll fix each customer’s needs, creating the landing pages, and more. More business owners prefer funnels now that creating a website so you can assist them when you enroll in this course.

6.) Email Marketing Course

Email Marketing course teaches you strategies on how to effectively help the clients email marketing campaigns. It allows you to not just understand how email marketing works but what are the proven techniques in creating compelling emails that convert!

7.) E-Commerce Course

E-Commerce Shopify is one of today’s booming industry across the world. More and more people prefer shopping at the tip of their fingers and products delivered on their doorsteps! This is why many business owners are also setting online stores. This course will help you how to create your own E-Commerce store or help clients who have online stores! This course will not only teach you E-Commerce basics, Shopify navigations but also marketing and other techniques to make your E-Commerce efforts successful.

8.) Project Management Course

Project Management course will enrich you to become an effective project manager. You will learn how to make your client’s office a better place. This course will teach you everything you need to know about project management from planning to execution and your project management branding so you will be fully ready to help clients while you are growing your own freelancing brand.

9.) English for Freelancers Course

English for Freelancers course allows you to be a confident freelancer by learning proper English skills. This course will focus on proper pronunciation, grammar, blog writing, copywriting and proofreading and copywriting. You’ll learn how to communicate effectively and speak fluently. You can market yourself better and do so much more as a freelancer.

10.) Online Bookkeeping

Data rules everything in the business world. This is the reason why many business owners need online bookkeepers. The Online Bookkeeping course will teach you how you can start working as an online bookkeeper. From balance sheets, income statements to performing comprehensive analysis. This course also includes working with online bookkeeping platforms like Quickbooks.

11.) Customer Service Representative

Customer Service Representative is essential to any business to build a relationship with customers, may it be through calls or chats. This course will help you understand and do the role of taking care of business’ customer relations like billing, sales and strategy, outbound and inbound calls, technical support, chat support and handling client complains.

12.) Video Editing

The next few years are expected to use videos when it comes to marketing. This is excluding the use of videos in education, training, presentations, etc. Thus, the Video Editing course will be an avenue where you can earn big as a freelancer. This course will take you to steps on how to master video tricks like video enhancements, speed, zoom, tuning, blur, and screen recording, which can help you to bring more clients.

13.) WordPress Web Design

WordPress Web Design course is another high paying and in-demand freelancing skill. This course will teach you:

  • Understanding Web Design and WordPress
  • Business Branding for your website
  • Getting a Domain Name and Web Hosting
  • Navigating the CPanel and Installing WordPress
  • Connecting the Web hosting and Domain name
  • Creating an email address with your domain name
  • Exploring the back-end of WordPress
  • Installing a theme and customizing the appearance
  • Installing plugins, Creating pages and posts
  • Using page builders to design a website
  • Signing up for Mailchimp and creating a Landing page
  • Building an Online Shop using WooCommerce
  • Building a Membership Site

14.) Front-end Web Development

Front-end Web Development is a certified money-maker in freelancing. Many were able to elevate the quality of their lives through this freelancing niche. In this course, you will learn:

  • Introduction and Getting Ready
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Responsive Web Design
  • JavaScript HTML DOM
  • WordPress
  • Quality Assurance
  • Bonus: Intermediate SEO Setup

15.) Facebook Ads Marketing

Marketing is all about efficiency and scaling to engage as many people as possible. With the Facebook Ads Marketing course, we will teach you how to use Facebook ads in marketing to fully leverage you ad campaigns. Many clients use Facebook ads in reaching out to their customers and this is where you can come in and help.

16.) eBay Virtual Assistance Course

For Freelancers, Creatives, Business Owners, E-Commerce Specialists, etc.

  • Introduction to E-Commerce
  • What is eBay and How Does it Work?
  • Product Research and Suppliers
  • Zik Analytics and Competitor Analysis
  • Manual Listing
  • Product Listing Using AutoDS
  • Product Listing using Shopmaster
  • Promoted Listing
  • Order Fulfillment and Tracking of Orders
  • Customer Service
  • Bonus: Overview Amazon
  • Poshmark
  • Mercari
  • Kidizen

17.) Graphics Design Course

Become a Graphics Designer today! For GVAs, Creatives, Business Owners, etc.

  • Introduction to Graphic Design
  • Develop a “Designer’s Eye”
  • Learning Adobe Photoshop
  • Learning Adobe Illustrator
  • Learning Adobe InDesign
  • Graphic Designer Branding
  • Getting Hired and Getting Paid

18.) BPO Home Based Course

Grow and become a BPO Home Based Agent! For GVAs, Chat and Phone Support Specialists, CSRs and TSRs.

  • BPO Basics
  • Customer Service & Sales
  • Technical Support
  • Other Programs/Accounts & Complaints Handling
  • BPO Agent Applications
  • Evaluation and Recommendations

Level Up with FVA!

“Why with the Filipino Virtual Assistance online academy?” you may ask. The Filipino Virtual Assistance offers online job courses to freelancers, virtual assistance services to brands and businesses and franchising opportunities. Our mission is empowering families, one freelancer, at a time. Our number goal is YOUR success.

When you enroll with an FVA course, it also comes with:

  1. A FREE apprenticeship so you can get an online freelancing experience (most clients look for this before hiring)
  2. Hiring opportunities through our FVA Services where potential clients can come and hire you

You will also have lifetime support from the FVA Family and a Coach guiding you all throughout the process.

We are excited to help you. Level up with FVA today!

All courses mentioned are offered by the Filipino Virtual Assistance Academy.

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A simple human being who loves to try new things. An Engineer turned IT Consultant in a BPO Company. He is also a freelancer and believes that quality is the best business plan.

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