Our Writing Courses

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   Business And Report Writing
   Creative Writing For Business
   Data Journalism Introduction
   Effective Interviewing Techniques
   Feature Editing Introduction
   Feature Writing Advanced
   Feature Writing Introduction
   Good Grammar and Punctuation
   How to Write Effectively
   Journalism Introduction
   Maximising Press and Media Coverage
   Minute Taking
   News Editing Introduction
   News Writing Advanced
   News Writing Introduction
   Pitching Ideas and Getting Commissions
   Proofreading Introduction
   Review Writing
   Sub-Editing Advanced
   Sub-Editing Introduction
   Writing Digital Newsletters
   Writing for Internal Publications
   Writing for Live Events
   Writing for the Web Advanced
   Writing for the Web Introduction
   Writing Press Releases
Experience + Flexibility

We know training inside out. We can advise you on all the options to make sure you get the best possible course.

Tell us you need to cancel 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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Our Clients

We've worked very hard over the last 20 years to grow our business through personal recommendations.

When you attend a course we ask you to tell us how it went. We use your feedback to help us improve our courses.

We publish all our customer satisfaction stats live on our site (good or bad) because we want everyone to know just how highly you rate us every day, every week and every year.

We know that choosing the best course can be difficult, maybe the thoughts of the 11863 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 surveyed11863
  Trainer Knowledge9.8 / 10
  Trainer Materials9.6 / 10
  Trainer Preparation9.8 / 10
  Overall Trainer Score9.7 / 10
  Centre Lunch9.6 / 10
  Centre Staff9.9 / 10
  Overall Centre Score9.7 / 10
  Overall Experience9.6 / 10
  % Who Would Recommend Us99.7%

  Most Recent Comments

"making the course tailored, trainer was knowledgeable and experienced"

"great course"

"Lots of really good examples and materials"

"Thorough explanation and easy to ask questions!"

"Really enjoyed the exercises and discussing as a group. The recaps on sentence structure and grammar were useful as these things can be easily forgotten. All in all really great session - thank you!"

"Piers listened to our particular issues as a business and gave practical recommendations on how to address them."

"relevant examples;, looked at our pitch and event invite, grammar examples clear to understand, time between breaks"

"Timing was right not to make us too tired, content was great with many good tips"

"Environment, diving straight in and being relevant"

"Clear and well structured"

"Relaxed learning atmosphere"

"Very engaging day - thank you very much!"

"Great environment, friendly staff, great trainer, fantastic lunch! Great value for money. "

"Everything! Piers was really friendly and knowledgeable, and as we were all in great need of this training he made us feel better about it and not stupid. A really lovely man who has helped us gain so much confidence in this skill."

"Giving examples and pointing out where we could improve in own content"

"Use of examples helped me a lot - especially when we went through real-life examples. I also thought going through the exercises together as a group, helped with my confidence and got me looking the exercises with more dillienge. Piers was an excellent trainer. "

"Comprehensive, flexible and interesting. Great service during breaks as well. "

"Really informative course, very in depth and very well taught. The trainer was really helpful and all of the content was relevant."

"This is my third course here - I find the courses incredibly informative and packed of useful and relevant teachings. Trainers are always lovely and prepared. I think it also helps to have the day broken down in sessions through coffee breaks, which make for a more relaxed environment and avoid the course getting too dense. Overall, I've always had a great experience!"

"Everything! Honestly, I have never felt more welcome"

"Very helpful "

"Being very patient, understanding, helpful, giving great advice on my written work. Really nice man who was very knowledgable. I would 100% love to have some media training often and would 100% recommend. "

"Really great at explaining everything in a coherent and understandable way. "

"The knowledge the trainer had was amazing "

"lots of practical examples, engaging trainer with great energy, lots of interaction and exercises, relevant to my role"

"Some fantastic real life examples"

"Approachable, confident, spoke well, excellent examples, passionate and engaging!"

"Making some thing quite difficult very suitable "

"The venue is always excellent, the staff, lunch and facilities are fantastic. Today's training was brilliant! The pace, theory and timings were perfect. I feel entirely confident we now have the right tools to go back and make significant improvements to our copy. Thank you!"

"I really enjoyed learning all about the theory and techniques behind effective copy writing, and then being able to put this all into practice at the end of the day. Piers was an excellent trainer! And the biscuits were brilliant."

"The skill of the trainer in terms of pace was excellent. This is both in terms of presentation and organisation of the day. Thoroughly enjoyed the training as a whole, the facilities were good and the food was excellent"

"Very pleasant through the booking process and throughout the course. Will continue to recommend you to others."

"Fantastic grasp of our business needs from the get-go. Excellent examples and constructive feedback throughout."

"Great at going through at a pace which made it easy to digest and implement into the tasks given. Piers was very encouraging and offered great insights into each persons roles and requirements."

"The trainer was excellent. Piers had taken the time to look out our company and the copy we already produced so he could tailor the course to our needs. Thank you so much"