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April 2019

Copyright: How to Get What You Need in the Digital Age

£435

With the explosion of content available, on the internet and in print, the wide use of social media and ease of dissemination, it’s more important than ever to know who has the rights to content and who can exploit it. When are there are other rights to consider (such as for use of personal information)? When may permission be needed? The course also covers ownership of copyright in print as well as digital content. This course is for anyone who…

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Copywriting for Publishers

£435

Explore when, where and how smart copywriting can boost the performance of your book marketing projects. If you work in publishing, you are already familiar with the power of words. This workshop shows you how to harness that power to create copy that inspires, persuades and sells. You'll be provided with practical tools to complement your writing skills and further develop your expertise. This course will make a significant difference to anyone working in publishing and related areas who has…

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Negotiating for a Win-Win Outcome

£435

Successful publishing is largely built on successful negotiations: between author and editor, agent and publisher, production manager and suppliers and members of the publishing team. These negotiations need to have outcomes which give both parties what they need and maintain the ongoing relationships.  Successful negotiating requires an understanding of the structure negotiations take, the behaviours which work best and the ways you can build your own power and credibility to get the outcome you need. This course is designed for…

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May 2019

Advanced Proofreading

£435

If you have some proofreading experience and want to learn how to apply your existing skills to challenging texts, this practical course is for you. You'll learn strategies for decision-making, how to carry through changes consistently, and how to deal with authors and finish jobs to a high standard, without compromising budget or schedule. These skills are transferable to all publishing contexts, print and digital.

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Writing for the Web, one-day course

£435

Discover vital ways to make your digital content more readable, searchable and findable, using up-to-the-minute research. If you create or have responsibility for web content this course is for you.

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Digital Project Management, two-day course

£795

Gain the skills needed to manage your digital projects using Agile and other iterative techniques, through both classroom-based learning and follow-up coaching by email. If you're nvolved in the management and delivery of digital projects, including editors, commissioning editors, web managers, project managers and publishers, this course is for you.

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Rewriting and Substantive Editing (Non-Fiction), one-day course in London

£435

A one-day masterclass to help editors rewrite text and restructure a manuscript, while retaining the author's voice. Gain new skills and techniques to use to tackle future problems.

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Content Strategy for the Web

£435

Take charge of planning the creation, delivery and governance of your website content so that it can deliver real value for your organisation and meaningful experiences for your website visitors. Whether you're relaunching, starting from scratch or wrestling with an unruly site, this course provides the foundation on which you can develop your content strategy and integrate it effectively within your organisation. This practical course is for anyone who produces or manages online content.

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Introduction to Editorial Skills, two-day course in London

£795

Created in collaboration with some of the UK's major publishing houses, this two-day course offers a comprehensive introduction to modern publishing processes and the key publishing skills of copy-editing and proofreading on screen and on paper.  

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Advanced Copy-Editing, one-day course in London

£435

A practical course for experienced editors who really want to hone their skills. Complex exercises will tackle a range of material that presents challenges in comprehension, structure and consistency. If you are an experienced editor or have attended The Publishing Training Centre’s Introduction to Editorial Skills course and subsequently gained experience, this course is for you.

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July 2019

Editorial Project Management

Learn how to complete editorial projects on time and on budget.

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Progress in Editorial Skills

Take your print and digital copy-editing and proofreading knowledge to the next level and gain the confidence to deal with the trickiest of editorial challenges.

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Introduction to Editorial Skills, two-day course in London

This course is an additional two-day session for students who want to work in publishing and those who are currently unemployed in publishing. Created in collaboration with some of the UK's major publishing houses you will gain a comprehensive introduction to modern publishing processes and the key publishing skills of copy-editing and proofreading.

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