Feature Writing Training Courses

Feature Writing Training Courses

  91 reviews

There is nothing worse than a badly written copy that doesn't follow the editor's brief, includes irrelevant quotes or adopts an inappropriate style. Our Features courses cover all of these common issues and more with Features courses ranging from introductory to advanced, feature writing to feature editing.

All of our Features courses are highly practical, using real-world examples so you get the most out of your course and can go back to work applying your newly gained skills. You will learn with one of our expert Features trainers who are industry professionals including freelance writers, editors and veteran writers for various publications.Our Features trainers are all experts in their field and passionate about delivering Features training courses, so you know you're in safe hands.

Choose from one of our Features courses below for more information and to start learning.

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   Feature Editing Introduction
   Feature Writing Introduction

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Tell us you need to cancel more than 7 days before your course and there's no charge. Great for your peace of mind.

Our trainers bring their years of industry experience into the classroom. You'll leave confident and prepared.

The smallest class size in the industry. More one on one time with the trainer and a less intimidating group size.

Tell us which you use and it'll be booted up and waiting with the latest software when you arrive.

We provide a lovely onsite lunch so you can relax. We can cater for any dietary requirement with no fuss.

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We know that choosing the best course can be difficult, maybe the thoughts of the 20570 other clients we've asked will give you the inspiration to join us too.

The most recent comments from attendees of our courses are shown below. We reckon they will give you a pretty good indication of how they think we perform.

  Client Ratings

Attendees surveyed 20570
  Trainer Knowledge 9.8 / 10
  Trainer Materials 9.6 / 10
  Trainer Preparation 9.8 / 10
  Overall Trainer Score 9.7 / 10
  Centre Lunch 9.6 / 10
  Centre Staff 9.9 / 10
  Overall Centre Score 9.7 / 10
  Overall Experience 9.6 / 10
  % Who Would Recommend Us 99.6%

  Most Recent Comments

"Great teacher and great venue"

"Friendly, nice environment. "

"Our trainer was extremely good and very welcoming. It was nice to spend the two days with him. "

"Was a great experience, really can't fault it. I think it was the best course i've been on. Good timings for breaks etc and fab, knowledgeable trainer."

"Really enjoyed the course, learnt so much! Thank you!"

"Patsy was incredible, very informative and I have learnt so much from her. "

"Teaching and feeding us. Everything we needed!"

"Knowledgeable and approachable trainer"

"Excellent and informative trainer - really inspiring and great feedback. Thank you so much!"

"Asked us what we wanted to learn. Was very practical and vocational. Friendly."

"Directions, facilities - excellent course and useful material to take away. "

"Great course! Very engaging and inspirational"

"examples were good."

"I thought the day was really well organised and enjoyable. The classes were small which made for effective learning which was very efficient. Really liked Patsy, I thought she was very engaging and enthusiastic."

"Very clear examples and explanations of different techniques to improve writing "

"Patsy was very knowledgeable - I felt I took away a lot from the course and it's given me plenty of ideas for future features. "

"Felt like I got a lot of useful advice that I can easily use to improve my feature writing going forward"

"Organisation, great food, great atmosphere/setting. Good computers."

"Lovely lunch and refreshments! Our trainer was very good and really friendly and knowledgeable too. Thanks! "

"Healthy food!"

"Trainer was very helpful and approachable - knowledgeable about his subject and tactful with his feedback."

"Very effective and interactive, real-life examples and stuff that can be taken back and applied in the workplace."

"Really good knowledge of the subject and happy to answer all questions"

"it was all very smooth and organised- thank you"

"I think the whole training set up is well thought out and works well for a pleasant experience."

"Really relevant materials used. Piers adapted the day to suit our needs and it was really useful to be able to bounce ideas off him and the other course attendee."

"Very informal setting which was very relaxing"

"Very engaging course, the trainer provided some very useful tips. "

"A very friendly and enjoyable atmosphere, I hope to return!"

"Interesting to write features from a journalist's perspective. Some really useful take-away's on how we can inject a bit more life into potentially dull case studies!"

"expert specialists telling us loads of information - this is great. "

"Attentiveness. I felt very welcome from entering the building, everything went smoothly. "

"The lunch was fab and the refreshments - very thoughtful addition of non-diary milk and two varieties, too. Really enjoyed the course. I have taken many courses, including feature writing, storytelling, etc with other providers in London, but I have to say I enjoyed today's the most. I think it's the creativity and the immediacy of application and the small group that makes a difference. Also, interestingly this course is only half or third of the price of the day training I've taken but much better value"

"Providing a general overview of feature writing as a craft and how to write more effectively, concisely and with impact."

"Good knowledge from trainers and good mixture of discussion and individual working. Small groups so good level of attention. "