The essentials of sub-editing

This course explores the role of the sub-editor and gives a basic introduction to the skills of copy-subbing, headline-writing, the use of pictures and layout.

Aimed at:

Anyone new to the checking and presentation of published material both in print and online, or individuals that need to improve their skills in this area.


  • Checking and rewriting copy
  • Writing headings
  • Use of pictures
  • Basics of layout
  • Checking the final product

Following this course you will be skilled at checking and editing copy and will have a good understanding of the essentials of design and layout. 

Date: 21 August 2019. To enquire about this course please contact us.

Cost: Our standard price is £375 plus VAT per delegate, please enquire about group rates

We can also arrange for our trainer to come to you to run an in-house course, which is a great cost-effective option for larger groups. Please enquire about in-house rates at [email protected].

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