Our comprehensive proofreading course will take you from complete beginner to confident, trained professional, ready to start work. And to give you a head start in the industry, we include a freelance work guarantee with our proofreading partner, Proofed, for all students who pass the final assessment with over 80%. Start your flexible new career working from anywhere as a freelance proofreader!
Perfect for people working with Word documents who just want a streamlined refresher of their technical skills, this course will take you through all the features of Microsoft Word, with plenty of handy tips and tricks thrown in along the way! We'll show you everything you need to know to create perfectly polished attractive documents. It's also great for people working in academia who'd like to learn how to format their own work. We'll go into all the technicalities needed to format complex academic documents. Please note this short course is an excerpt from our flagship course, Becoming A Proofreader.
One of the biggest demands for proofreading is in the world of academia – articles by undergraduates, PhD students, and professional academics all need proofreading! If you are looking to start as a professional proofreader, this can be a great source of work. This quick-start guide is perfect for people who already have a sound grasp of spelling, grammar, and punctuation and just want to get stuck in! Please note this short course is an excerpt from our flagship course, Becoming A Proofreader.
Our course on proofreading for business is perfect for those working with organisations and promotional material, or who need to work with a variety of different software. We'll show you how to work within the limitations of a company voice, how to proofread documents for different purposes, and how to work with and create style sheets. We provide detailed instructions for how to work with PDFs, Google Docs, InDesign, Excel, and PowerPoint.
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If you have specific CPD requirements for your employees or students, we can help. Find out more about our tailored online and in-person courses!