Please take note. The PTC is taking a break over Christmas and the New Year. We will close the office at 16.00 on December 21st and reopen at 10.00 on January 2nd. You will still be able to enrol on courses via the website during this period, but if you need one of the team please email and we will get back to you as soon as we can in the New Year.
Many thanks, Ben, Laura, Peter
Core Publishing Skills
Introduction to Editorial Skills
Progress in Editorial Skills
Rewriting and Substantive Editing
Editorial Skills for Business
Copyright – How to Get What You Need in the Digital Age
Working with Authors
Project Management Tools for All
Diversity and Inclusion Training for Publishers
Get Over Yourself: Real-world ways to find new consumers
Project Planning and Management
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The publishing industry is characterized by successful innovation and adaptation to meet market needs, and in a fast-changing field it is vital that those employed in Editorial continually invest in, and update, their skillsets and knowledge.
Although the course focuses on publishing in the UK, it is also useful for editors abroad, since most of the topics are comparable and “translatable”... I...highly recommend that new commissioning editors join the course during their early years in the job, which would be most rewarding.
Annette Kjølby, commissioning editor, Samfundslitteratur, Denmark
By the time I took the course I’d been an acting CE for about 8 months and in the four days we covered so many elements of the role of commissioning editor that it really helped strengthen my knowledge of the role...