Drive up quality, increase productivity

    BP articleBasic Proofreading: Editorial Skills One

    The only in-depth training course that takes you from complete beginner to PTC / PQB-qualified proofreader in one step.

    What is proofreading?

    Proofreading is the process of checking written materials for errors before they are published. These materials may include books, magazines, blogs, websites, brochures, journals and official documents.

    Basic Proofreading is designed to give you the skill, judgement and understanding of the publishing process that you will need to be a successful proofreader. The course includes extensive practice opportunities and exposure to a wide variety of materials and practical methods. 

    Five reasons to choose Basic Proofreading

    1. Learn to proofread in the way that clients want it done, on screen or on paper
    2. Cover the requirements of the wider business world as well as publishing
    3. Have the support of a personal tutor at every stage of assessment
    4. Learn and practise with 36 self-check exercises
    5. Benefit from the most widely recognised industry qualification
    FULL DETAILS AND HOW TO ENROL HERE

    Continue Reading

    • @PTCBookHouse

      Learn how to recognise the importance of appropriate author liaison throughout the editorial process. ow.ly/tOAj30fdnOI
    • @PTCBookHouse

      Understand how editorial decisions impact project budgets and schedules on our Progress in Editorial Skills course ow.ly/gfIW30fdnO2
    • @PTCBookHouse

      Our three-step course takes print and digital copy-editing and proofreading knowledge to the next level. ow.ly/A5IZ30fdnMT
    • @PTCBookHouse

      Learn how the roles of the copy-editor and proofreader fit within today's publishing process on our course. ow.ly/35gX30fdnLp
    • @PTCBookHouse

      Understand how different methods of working impact the modern editorial workflow on our Intro to Editorial course ow.ly/ARsj30fdnJ2

    Copyright © 2014 The Publishing Training Centre, 6 Bell Yard, London, WC2A 2JR
    The Publishing Training Centre is a registered charity. Registered name: The Publishing Training Centre Foundation, a company limited by guarantee incorporated in England and Wales.
    Registration number: 1253854. Registered office: 16 High Holborn, London WC1V 6BX. Tel: +44 (0)20 8874 2718