Publishing Training Centre

Save 15% on virtual courses from the Publishing Training Centre

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The Publishing Training Centre (PTC) is a UK-based not-for-profit organisation providing top-quality, cost-effective training for publishers and related businesses worldwide. It offers a variety of flexible study options.

Learn directly from industry experts – and save 15%

Virtual courses are delivered by tutors with a wealth of industry experience and unique insights. These practical, interactive courses cover a range of topics, including editorial, digital, project management and more, and are designed to make an immediate, positive difference in your role. Small groups ensure personal attention from your tutor and the chance to interact with other delegates and hear about their challenges and solutions.

Editors Canada members and student affiliates can save 15% on any virtual open PTC course. Use discount code EC15% when booking.

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Most of these courses are also available for In-company training. This is a cost-effective way to train 5–12 people in a specific area and content can be tailored to your business requirements.

Gain a professional qualification in publishing

Distance-learning courses are ideal for career changers or those who are working in publishing and want to gain formal skills to progress in their career. They will equip you for a role as a qualified proofreader, copy-editor or copywriter, either as a freelancer or in-house. Study at your own pace with tutor support. Courses include extensive exercises and assessed assignments, covering all aspects of the work and challenges you may face in the real world.

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Build your knowledge and gain confidence in your role

The PTC’s e-learning modules are short, online courses, designed to give you insights into specific publishing topics, including editorial, copyright, marketing and project management. Study time varies from 2–10 hours. They include quizzes and exercises to test and reinforce your learning experience and they will help you become more expert and confident in your role.

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Get in touch

For further information about PTC courses, please visit the website or get in touch via The team would be delighted to hear from you.

You can follow the PTC on LinkedInX (previously Twitter)FacebookYouTube and Instagram.

The Publishing Training Centre
16 High Holborn
London WC1V 6BX
United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 (0) 20 8874 2718

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