$336 – $420

Sub-editing and proofreading course in Sydney

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

North Sydney Training Rooms

80 Mount Street

North Sydney, NSW 2060

Australia

View Map

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

Event description

Description

Learn how to edit and proofread with confidence

Taught by a former Sydney Morning Herald editor and journalist, this practical course covers:

  • how to tighten copy
  • writing strong intros
  • connecting paragraphs
  • making sure the lead isn’t buried
  • structuring copy so it flows well
  • writing strong headlines for both print and online
  • search engine optimisation (SEO) techniques
  • knowing when to change other people's copy
  • grammar and punctuation tips
  • maintaining consistency
  • fact checking
  • proofreading techniques
  • using mark-up symbols
  • how to manage production flow
  • tips on working with writers and designers
  • defamation and media law tips.


Only nine places are available to ensure every participant receives personalised attention.

Editing exercises are included throughout the class so you can immediately practise what you've learnt.

Handbooks and certificates will be given to each participant.


Who can benefit from this sub-editing and proofreading workshop?

This subbing course will help anyone improve their editing skills, regardless of whether they're new to editing or are an experienced editor who wants a refresher.

People who usually attend are often involved in:

  • communications
  • publishing
  • journalism
  • marketing
  • public relations (PR)
  • blogging.


Testimonials

"Dan is brilliant! This workshop has really helped me understand more about editing. The skills and tools I have learned will assist me in my daily work. Thank you." – Allyson Jennings

"Great advice, wish I'd done this course in uni – and it should be part of uni! Thank you!" – Milly McGrath


Have you got a question?

I'm happy to answer any questions you may have. My contact details are:

Mobile: 0433 387 505

Email: dan@mediasurvival.com

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

North Sydney Training Rooms

80 Mount Street

North Sydney, NSW 2060

Australia

View Map

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

Save This Event

Event Saved