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Editing and Proofreading
your own and other people's writing

the seven steps to successful editing

Editing and Proofreading for PR

Training Overview

Make bad writing good, good writing great and spot embarrassing and costly mistakes without offending your clients and colleagues.

Editing and proofreading your own and other people's work can often feel like a thankless task. It's difficult, time consuming and few people appreciate being told their work contains mistakes or is not in the right style.

This course not only teaches you the necessary skills to produce clear, concise and well written copy yourself, it also helps you deal with potential problems arising from the original author thinking differently or not understanding key points of grammar.

Editing and Proofreading Training for PR Professionals

How will I benefit?

You'll recognise what makes good writing good so you can correct bad writing more easily.

You'll be able to explain to others why you've made the changes you've made and feel more confident challenging their mistakes.


You'll learn the common grammatical, punctuation and spelling errors so you can watch out for them.

You'll find out how to give feedback in a constructive way.

What will I learn?

How to be an effective editor and proofreader
The difference between editing and proofreading
The seven steps to successful editing
Unnecessary words and how to lose them
How to replace clichés with originality
The common grammatical errors


How to give constructive feedback
How to spot ambiguity and make writing understandable
How to cut copy without losing the message
The importance of style guides
How to create the right tone of voice
Top tips from professional editors and proofreaders

Sounds good! How do I book?

Call Emma: 0118 958 7095

Email: info@bigfishtraining.com

Contact us: using the form below

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