CPD Courses

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Featured CPD Courses

Interviewing skills

In this exciting and insightful course we will show you: The key to good interviewing skills – preparation, structure, skills The art of good questioning and listening Interviewing chronology – beginning, middle and end Different interview situations Face-to-face interview role…

Editing skills masterclasses

Do you need the key skills to edit copy effectively? Learn the essentials everyone needs to check or oversee other people’s work – whether that’s a report, news story or press release. These highly practical sessions are delivered remotely in…

NQJ refresher

Two-day refresher sessions for the NQJ exams offer practical experience and feedback on all sections of the NQJ. You will be given coursework and mock exams to complete in advance of attending, which will be marked with feedback. As part…

Court reporting restrictions

Open justice is a fundamental principle – the media should be able to report fully on all cases which take place in the courts. This course is intended to help reporters covering courts to challenge reporting restrictions which are unnecessary,…

Reporting polls

Developed in partnership with the British Polling Council and the Market Research Society, this course will explain how and why opinion polls are done, why it’s important to interpret the data they produce effectively, and why polls can provide you…

IPSO

With media freedom comes responsibility, which is why it is vital for all journalists to know about the regulations they must abide by. This course will act as your guide to the work of IPSO, and to the requirements of…

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