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This Proofreading course is designed for professionals who want to thrive in their profession. The course covers all the essential skills and knowledge needed to become specialised in this sector.

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Last Updated

November 9, 2022

Students Enrolled

117

Course Duration

24 hours

Course Instructor
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What you will learn

  • How to proofread like a pro
  • Show to use professional proofreading symbols
  • What to look for when proofreading
  • Strategies for catching more errors
  • How to find proofreading work
  • Career-related tips
  • Deep editing and proofreading
  • Content edit
  • Structure edit
  • Presentation edit
  • IT skills

Is this course for you?

This course is ideal for those who work in or aspire to work in the following professions:
  • Anyone who would like to work as a proofreader - employed or freelance
  • Writers seeking to catch more errors in their work
  • Professionals who need to create error-free documents
  • A student who wants to avoid common writing mistakes
  • A student who wants to learn the common rules used in writing
  • A student who has basic knowledge of a sentence structure
  • A student who wants to write better essays
  • Someone who wants to write better
  • Freelance writers & editors
  • Bloggers & content creators

Why choose this course?

  • Conducted by industry experts
  • Get Instant E-certificate
  • Fully online, interactive Text course
  • Developed by qualified professionals
  • Self-paced learning and laptop, tablet, smartphone-friendly
  • Tutor Support

Assessment

You have to attend an online assessment by the end of the course. Assessments will instantly provide results. The successful assessment requirement is 60%. Learners are allowed multiple attempts to encourage them to achieve the desired score. However, every attempt will make the previous result invalid. This multiple assessment attempt is free of charge.

Certification

Upon successful completion of this course, an instant e-certificate will be generated free of charge. The digital version of the course transcript is available for £2.99. We can post the printed copy to your address. A delivery charge of £4.99 for the UK & £12.99 outside of the UK is applied.

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Course Content

    • Course Overview 01:00:00
    • Overview of Proofreading 01:00:00
    • Understanding the Writing Process 01:00:00
    • Writing Sentences 01:00:00
    • Avoiding Awkward Sentences 01:00:00
    • Creating Sentence Variety 01:00:00
    • Shaping Paragraphs 01:00:00
    • Using Transitions 01:00:00
    • Establishing a Writing Style 01:00:00
    • Turning Passive Verbs into Active Verbs 01:00:00
    • Making Sure Subjects and Verbs Agree 01:00:00
    • Making Sure Nouns and Pronouns Agree 01:00:00
    • Using Modifiers 01:00:00
    • Checking Capitalisation and Spelling 01:00:00
    • Punctuating Sentences 01:00:00
    • Using Commas 01:00:00
    • Using Semicolons and Colons 01:00:00
    • Using Apostrophes in Plurals and Possessives 01:00:00
    • Using Quotation Marks 01:00:00
    • Using Hyphens, Dashes, and Ellipses 01:00:00
    • Checking for Commonly Confused Words and Clichés 01:00:00
    • Putting It All Together 01:00:00
    • Proofreading tips 01:00:00
    • Proofreading – Final Exam 01:00:00
    • Get Your Certificate & Transcript 00:00:00

Course Reviews

3.4

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  1. Great

    5

    Loved this course, very informative!

  2. Charlotte WoodroffeMarch 23, 2022 at 10:43 am

    Easily Accessible

    5

    All you need is a little self motivation. The course is simple and easy to follow.

  3. Proofreading

    5

    Gives a good structure on how to proofread and edit your documents!

  4. Proofreading

    4

    This is a great course to learn about the essentials of Proofreading and how to refine your Proofreading skills.

  5. Proofreading course

    4

    I enjoyed this course, however, there were a few missing words, and paragraphs in some of the lessons.

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