CPD Courses

Continue your professional development with the NCTJ's Journalism Skills Academy. Skills training, e-learning, exam refreshers and tutor workshops available.

Data visualisation

The interpretation and presentation of data is increasingly relevant as it is the source of many important stories. With so much data available, this course shows how to source it, interpret it and present it so it is…

Analytics e-learning course

Data and analytics are now embedded in most content operations – tracking performance of digital content and informing decisions around story selection. Whether you are a journalist who may need a refresher after a career break or one who wishes…

Reporting on climate change

Stories of heatwaves, wildfires and floods increasingly dominate the news, and public concern about climate change is at an all-time high. The appetite and need for evidence-based reporting on how climate change is reshaping our societies and economies continues to grow,…

Business and economics

Understanding business and economics has never been more important. From inflation to recession, being able to explain how changes in the economy affect your audience is an important skill for any journalist. It is easy to be put off by…

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,…

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