An introduction to journalism skills, ideal for beginners and those looking to use journalistic skills for a specific purpose.
Our entry-level qualification, which equips learners for the demands of the newsroom. Widely recognised by employers.
The senior-level qualification for professional journalists who have been working in the industry for a minimum of 18 months.
The NCTJ accredits training providers across the UK to deliver the Diploma in Journalism qualification. Find the best course for you today.
If you’re in need of skills development, look no further. We offer a range of CPD training, from e-learning and skills training to exam refreshers and tutor workshops.
Journalism Diversity Fund
The Journalism Diversity Fund awards bursaries to people from diverse backgrounds who need help funding their NCTJ journalism training.
NCTJ accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in journalism training, providing a world-class industry standard that is recognised throughout the media.
As a strategic partner of the NCTJ, you can help us innovate, build our capacity and ensure we have the resources to make a difference where our help is needed most.
Find out how you can take on apprentices, register trainees for NCTJ qualifications and contribute to the work of the charity.
An apprenticeship is a great option for those who want to earn while they learn, giving them on-the-job newsroom experience while they undertake an NCTJ qualification.
The NCTJ has a friendly working environment with a team-working and goal-orientated culture. Find out more about working at the NCTJ.
The NCTJ is the media industry's professional body and awarding organisation regulated by Ofqual, CCEA and Qualifications Wales to deliver industry standard qualifications.