Professional development

Whether you've been in the industry for years, or are just starting out in journalism, it's important to keep learning and developing your skills.

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Discover our professional development offerings, such as CPD courses and training resources, and find out more about work experience and internships.

CPD Courses

Continue your professional training with the NCTJ’s Journalism Skills Academy. Choose from a range of courses covering different topics in different formats including virtual training and e-learning. Course schedule More courses available…

Training resources

Our Journalism Skills Academy offers a wide variety of free training resources to help you improve your knowledge.


Internships & work experience

For those who have decided that journalism is the career for them, exposure to a working newsroom can have many benefits.

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