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27/10/14

Sub-Editing: Advanced

This one day course concentrates on improving your subbing ability and teaches you to sub a wide range of news and features material.

28/10/14

Business and Report Writing

This one day course will teach you business writing techniques to enable you to write compelling and well-structured business documents

30/10/14 - 31/10/14

Feature Writing: Introduction

This two day course will teach you to find ideas, follow an editor’s brief, research your subject and write your feature

This one day course will teach you to write so you engage your audience with captivating copy while your keywords rank highly with Google

31/10/14

Social Media Marketing

This one day course will teach you how Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn can be used to enhance your online presence and attract new visitors.

31/10/14

Writing and Storytelling for TV Journalists

A masterclass moving from basic elements of TV packaging to the most sophisticated techniques to improve storytelling. http://bit.ly/WhBahZ

03/11/14 - 04/11/14

Introduction to Journalism

This is a practical journalism course covering news reporting, researching a story, feature writing, interview techniques, and sub-editing

03/11/14

Proofreading: Introduction

This course will teach you to read accurately, and to spot the common spelling, grammar and punctuation errors that can ruin copy.

03/11/14

Bespoke radio news training (flexible start date)

Showreel help, voice coaching, news writing and career mentoring.

04/11/14

How to Write Effectively

This course is designed to help you deliver a message clearly, concisely and effectively - whatever the format.

04/11/14

Writing Press Releases

This course is designed for those new to press or PR who wish to increase the amount of press and publicity their organisation receives.

05/11/14

Creative Writing in a Commercial World

This one day course will develop your powers of self-expression and ensure your corporate writing is interesting and creative.

05/11/14

Pitching Ideas and Getting Commissions

This one day course will teach you how to sell your ideas by phone and by email and who to pitch them to in order to get commissions.

06/11/14 - 07/11/14

News Writing: Introduction

This two day course is a comprehensive all round introduction to news writing.

07/11/14

Improving Audio

Recording, editing & filtering methods & principals that can be applied across all sound editing systems & recorders. http://bit.ly/WhCnpm

08/11/14 - 22/11/14

News Reporting

This three-day course will examine the process behind developing a news story from start to finish.
http://bit.ly/1mhpHYf

10/11/14

Writing Digital Newsletters (or e-zines)

This course will teach you to write well written, well targeted digital newsletters which promote your brand and are valued by your readers.

11/11/14

Taking Better Pictures With Your SLR

This one day course will provide the skills to unleash the power of your camera and help you to think like a photographer.

12/11/14

Writing for Internal Publications

Learn how to write interesting, informative articles for in-house magazines and newsletters that people will actually want to read

13/11/14 - 13/11/14

Blogging for Business

This one day Blogging for Business course is designed to help you define your goals, create a strategy, find content and write your blog.

13/11/14 - 14/11/14

Sub-Editing: Introduction

This two day course is designed to help you develop the skills you need to be an outstanding sub-editor

This one day course will teach journalists to how use Microsoft Excel to assess data and look for stories within the figures

This one day course will teach journalists to how use Microsoft Excel to assess data and look for stories within the figures

14/11/14

Writing for the Web with Jon Bernstein

A day-long workshop that will give you an understanding of the principles of writing for the web. http://bit.ly/Ua5t89

15/11/14 - 16/11/14

Digital Video Production Weekend Training Course

A practical hands-on weekend course aimed at people who want a fast way to acquire detailed and concise digital video production skills.

15/11/14 - 16/11/14

Two-Day Workshop: Introduction to editing with Final Cut Pro X

This two-day workshop will take you through this revolutionary new way of editing video from start to finish. http://bit.ly/1kw0mGJ

17/11/14

Maximising Press & Media Coverage

Marketing or PR professionals need to build an effective press and media network to maximise coverage, this course shows you how to do this.

17/11/14

Minute Taking and Writing Made Easy

This one day course will teach you to work with the chair, prepare the agenda, record the meeting and understand the important points.

18/11/14

Writing for the Web

This one day course looks at how people actually read copy online and how you need to prepare, write and edit your copy to meet that reality

19/11/14

News Writing: Advanced

This one day course will teach you to make your stories sharper, to work with greater accuracy and how to improve your news-gathering skills

19/11/14 - 21/11/14

Digital Video Production for the Web

Aimed at NGOs, charities, social enterprises and small businesses who want to produce their own online video content. Two days of production training and one day of Final Cut Pro editing.

20/11/14

Effective Interviewing Techniques

Learn great interviewing skills: how to ask the right questions, avoid closed answers and keep interviews on-track

21/11/14

Feature Writing: Advanced

A one day advanced course is for those who wish to come up with better ideas, improve their writing style and improve their writing

21/11/14

Good Grammar and Punctuation

This one day course teaches the essentials of English grammar and sentence structure. It provides tips on how to avoid errors in grammar.

21/11/14

Human Rights Investigative Reporting with Iain Overton

Join us for this one-day workshop that will introduce you to life as an investigative journalist. http://bit.ly/1oYqZrO

24/11/14 - 25/11/14

Feature Writing: Introduction

This two day course will teach you to find ideas, follow an editor’s brief, research your subject and write your feature

24/11/14 - 25/11/14

Filming and Editing Interviews

This two day course will give you the skills and expertise to ensure you produce well-prepared, well-edited informative on-camera interviews

This one day course will teach you to write so you engage your audience with captivating copy while your keywords rank highly with Google

26/11/14

Social Media Marketing

This one day course will teach you how Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn can be used to enhance your online presence and attract new visitors.

26/11/14

Writing Emailshots That Sell

This one day course will provide you with the skills to produce must-read emails that command attention.

27/11/14

Sub-Editing: Advanced

This one day course concentrates on improving your subbing ability and teaches you to sub a wide range of news and features material.

27/11/14 - 30/11/14

Journalists: Digital Filmmaking Four Day Workshop

This course is open to everyone but designed with journalists who want to expand into video in mind. By covering the whole video production process, this course equips participants with a full introductory skill set.

27/11/14 - 27/11/14

Introduction to Constructive Journalism for freelancers

Journalism as a force for good: In this one-day course, you will get a thorough introduction to the up and coming field of constructive journalism and learn how to make a sustainable living from it as a freelancer.
Provider: Journopreneur & Positive News

29/11/14

Storytelling for the Edit

This one day workshop will inspire participants to think about storytelling from an editor’s perspective. http://bit.ly/1sor9fK

01/12/14

Proofreading: Introduction

This course will teach you to read accurately, and to spot the common spelling, grammar and punctuation errors that can ruin copy.

01/12/14

Bespoke radio news training (flexible start date)

Showreel help, voice coaching, news writing and career mentoring.

02/12/14

How to Write Effectively

This course is designed to help you deliver a message clearly, concisely and effectively - whatever the format.

02/12/14 - 02/12/14

Picture Researching

Covers legal issues and copyright for those who source or buy images. Also cover the importance of visual image.
http://bit.ly/QAdXDI

03/12/14

Business and Report Writing

This one day course will teach you business writing techniques to enable you to write compelling and well-structured business documents

03/12/14 - 04/12/14

Introduction to Journalism

This is a practical journalism course covering news reporting, researching a story, feature writing, interview techniques, and sub-editing

03/12/14 - 04/12/14

Practical Public Relations

2 day workshop will teach you the basics of PR. Learn what good PR can achieve & what to expect of a career in PR.
http://bit.ly/1qJbvu5

04/12/14

Creative Writing in a Commercial World

This one day course will develop your powers of self-expression and ensure your corporate writing is interesting and creative.

05/12/14

Writing for Internal Publications

This course is designed for those new to press or PR who wish to increase the amount of press and publicity their organisation receives.

06/12/14 - 07/12/14

Digital Video Production Weekend for Anthropologists & Social Researchers

A practical hands-on weekend course
aimed at those who are interested in using film within their social research.

08/12/14

Pitching Ideas and Getting Commissions

This one day course will teach you how to sell your ideas by phone and by email and who to pitch them to in order to get commissions.

08/12/14 - 10/12/14

Photojournalism

This 3-day course is designed to give you insight into the practice of photojournalism.

http://bit.ly/1s0FRHi

08/12/14 - 10/12/14

InDesign for Sub-Editing

This course will teach you how you can use Adobe InDesign to make news pages and sub-edit current news stories.
http://bit.ly/1l33477

08/12/14 - 10/12/14

Documentary Self-Shooting & Editing Tapeless

Self-shooting and editing documentary for anyone who already has some basic video production knowledge
http://bit.ly/1nEq5zV

09/12/14

Writing Digital Newsletters (or e-zines)

This course will teach you to write well written, well targeted digital newsletters which promote your brand and are valued by your readers.

09/12/14 - 09/12/14

Confident Copywriting - Beyond the Basics

An introduction into the tools & tricks of effective copywriting through a series of practical and creative exercises.
http://bit.ly/1skPNcP

09/12/14 - 10/12/14

Feature writing

Find out what interests the reader and how to maintain their interest.
http://bit.ly/1jjgRDP

09/12/14 - 09/12/14

The Perfect Pitch

Learn how to pitch with confidence to help get your work published or on air.
http://bit.ly/1mYf8pB

10/12/14 - 11/12/14

News Writing: Introduction

This two day course is a comprehensive all round introduction to news writing.

10/12/14 - 10/12/14

Keep it Legal - An Introduction to Media Law

Posting anything online is considered publishing, you need to know your liability under UK media law.
http://bit.ly/RApnbx

11/12/14 - 12/12/14

Sub-Editing: Introduction

This two day course is designed to help you develop the skills you need to be an outstanding sub-editor

11/12/14 - 12/12/14

Introduction to Radio Journalism

Radio is an exciting and growing medium for journalism. To read our full course details please see the link below:
http://bit.ly/1gdGPOA

11/12/14 - 11/12/14

Proofreading and Copy Editing

Covers: Role of the proof-reader in comparison to the copy editor.
Correction skills/marks
Role in production process
http://bit.ly/1mRslSV

12/12/14 - 12/12/14

Blogging for Business

This one day Blogging for Business course is designed to help you define your goals, create a strategy, find content and write your blog.

12/12/14

Taking Better Pictures With Your SLR

This one day course will provide the skills to unleash the power of your camera and help you to think like a photographer.

12/12/14 - 12/12/14

Working the Word - An Introduction to Verbal Branding

The power of words, how they can make connections, spark our imagination and do the exact opposite.
http://bit.ly/1jiQYnz

15/12/14

Maximising Press & Media Coverage`

Marketing or PR professionals need to build an effective press and media network to maximise coverage, this course shows you how to do this.

15/12/14

Writing for the Web

This one day course looks at how people actually read copy online and how you need to prepare, write and edit your copy to meet that reality

15/12/14 - 16/12/14

News Sub-Editing

A course designed to give you the confidence to sub news & prepare you for the competitive world of a sub-editor.

http://bit.ly/1kkAnHK

16/12/14

Minute Taking and Writing Made Easy

This one day course will teach you to work with the chair, prepare the agenda, record the meeting and understand the important points.

This one day course will teach journalists to how use Microsoft Excel to assess data and look for stories within the figures

17/12/14 - 19/12/14

Video for Journalism - Shooting and Editing Footage

This three day course will teach you to shoot professional video footage and edit it to accompany reports.

17/12/14

Writing for Internal Publications

Learn how to write interesting, informative articles for in-house magazines and newsletters that people will actually want to read

18/12/14

Communicating Effectively at Work

This one day course teaches you develop the key skills required to communicate your thoughts and views effectively at work.

18/12/14

Feature Writing: Advanced

A one day advanced course is for those who wish to come up with better ideas, improve their writing style and improve their writing

19/12/14

Effective Interviewing Techniques

Learn great interviewing skills: how to ask the right questions, avoid closed answers and keep interviews on-track

This one day course will teach you to write so you engage your audience with captivating copy while your keywords rank highly with Google

19/12/14

Good Grammar and Punctuation

This one day course teaches the essentials of English grammar and sentence structure. It provides tips on how to avoid errors in grammar.

19/12/14

Social Media Marketing

This one day course will teach you how Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn can be used to enhance your online presence and attract new visitors.

22/12/14

News Writing: Advanced

This one day course will teach you to make your stories sharper, to work with greater accuracy and how to improve your news-gathering skills

23/12/14

Sub-Editing: Advanced

This one day course concentrates on improving your subbing ability and teaches you to sub a wide range of news and features material.

23/12/14

Writing Emailshots That Sell

This one day course will provide you with the skills to produce must-read emails that command attention.

10/01/15 - 11/01/15

Digital Video Production Weekend for Anthropologists & Social Researchers

A practical hands-on weekend course
aimed at those who are interested in using film within their social research.

13/01/15 - 13/01/15

Evening Session: Documentary Research

A demonstration of a range of research strategies and techniques for producing investigative factual programmes based on award winning work.
email training@spectacle.co.uk or go to www.spectacle.co.uk/training

13/01/15 - 14/01/15

Practical Public Relations

2 day workshop will teach you the basics of PR. Learn what good PR can achieve & what to expect of a career in PR.
http://bit.ly/1qJbvu5

14/01/15 - 16/01/15

Digital Video Production for the Web

Aimed at NGOs, charities, social enterprises and small businesses who want to produce their own online video content. Two days of production training and one day of Final Cut Pro editing.

14/01/15 - 16/01/15

Digital Video Production for the Web

For NGOs, charities, social enterprises and SMEs who want to learn to produce online video content.

http://www.spectacle.co.uk/projects_p
or email training@spectacle.co.uk

17/01/15 - 18/01/15

Digital Video Production Weekend Training Course

A practical hands-on weekend course aimed at people who want a fast way to acquire detailed and concise digital video production skills.

24/01/15 - 25/01/15

Digital Video Editing (Final Cut Pro) Weekend Training Courses

A practical hands-on course aimed at people who want a fast way to acquire detailed and concise editing skills.

Please contact training@spectacle.co.uk for more information and to register your interest

02/02/15 - 05/02/15

Journalists: Digital Filmmaking Four-Day Training Course

Open to everyone but designed with journalists who want to expand into video in mind.

The whole video production process incl editing.

03/02/15 - 03/02/15

Confident Copywriting - Beyond the Basics

An introduction into the tools & tricks of effective copywriting through a series of practical and creative exercises
http://bit.ly/1skPNcP

07/02/15 - 14/02/15

Feature Writing

Find out what interests the reader and how to maintain their interest.
http://bit.ly/1jjgRDP

21/02/15 - 22/02/15

Digital Video Production weekend for Social Researchers & Anthropologists

A practical hands-on weekend course
aimed at those wanting to use film in research.

28/02/15 - 01/03/15

Digital Video Production Weekend Training Course

A practical hands-on weekend course aimed at people who want a fast way to acquire detailed and concise digital video production skills.

04/03/15 - 06/03/15

Digital Video Production for the Web

Aimed at NGOs, charities, social enterprises and small businesses who want to produce their own online video content.

04/03/15 - 06/03/15

Digital Video Production for the Web

For NGOs, charities, social enterprises and SMEs who want to learn to produce online video content.


http://www.spectacle.co.uk/projects_p
training@spectacle.co.uk

21/03/15 - 22/03/15

Digital Video Production weekend for Social Researchers & Anthropologists

A practical hands-on weekend course
aimed at those who are interested in using film within their social research.

23/03/15 - 24/03/15

Introduction to Radio Journalism

Radio is an exciting and growing medium for journalism. To read our full course details please see the link below:
http://bit.ly/1gdGPOA

30/03/15 - 31/03/15

Feature Writing

Find out what interests the reader and how to maintain their interest.
http://bit.ly/1jjgRDP

30/03/15 - 31/03/15

News Sub-Editing

A course designed to give you the confidence to sub news & prepare you for the competitive world of a sub-editor.

http://bit.ly/1kkAnHK

30/03/15 - 31/03/15

Practical Public Relations

2 day workshop will teach you the basics of PR. Learn what good PR can achieve & what to expect of a career in PR.
http://bit.ly/1qJbvu5

31/03/15 - 31/03/15

Confident Copywriting - Beyond the Basics

An introduction into the tools & tricks of effective copywriting through a series of practical and creative exercises
http://bit.ly/1skPNcP

07/04/15 - 09/04/15

InDesign for Sub-Editing

This course will teach you how you can use Adobe InDesign to make news pages and sub-edit current news stories.
http://bit.ly/1l33477

07/04/15 - 07/04/15

The Perfect Pitch

Learn how to pitch with confidence to help get your work published or on air.
http://bit.ly/1mYf8pB

08/04/15 - 10/04/15

News Reporting

This three-day course will examine the process behind developing a news story from start to finish.
http://bit.ly/1mhpHYf

06/05/15 - 07/05/15

News Sub-Editing

A course designed to give you the confidence to sub news & prepare you for the competitive world of a sub-editor.

http://bit.ly/1kkAnHK

09/05/15 - 16/05/15

Feature Writing

Find out what interests the reader and how to maintain their interest.
http://bit.ly/1jjgRDP

06/07/15 - 07/07/15

Feature Writing

Find out what interests the reader and how to maintain their interest.
http://bit.ly/1jjgRDP

06/07/15 - 07/07/15

Feature Writing

Find out what interests the reader and how to maintain their interest.
http://bit.ly/1jjgRDP

06/07/15 - 07/07/15

News Sub-Editing

A course designed to give you the confidence to sub news & prepare you for the competitive world of a sub-editor.

http://bit.ly/1kkAnHK

06/07/15 - 07/07/15

Introduction to Radio Journalism

Radio is an exciting and growing medium for journalism. To read our full course details please see the link below:
http://bit.ly/1gdGPOA

07/07/15 - 07/07/15

Confident Copywriting - Beyond the Basics

An introduction into the tools & tricks of effective copywriting through a series of practical and creative exercises
http://bit.ly/1skPNcP

08/07/15 - 09/07/15

Practical Public Relations

2 day workshop will teach you the basics of PR. Learn what good PR can achieve & what to expect of a career in PR.
http://bit.ly/1qJbvu5

14/07/15 - 16/07/15

InDesign for Sub-Editing

This course will teach you how you can use Adobe InDesign to make news pages and sub-edit current news stories.
http://bit.ly/1l33477

28/07/15 - 28/07/15

The Perfect Pitch

Learn how to pitch with confidence to help get your work published or on air.
http://bit.ly/1mYf8pB

15/12/15 - 17/12/15

Effective Writing for Journalists

Journalism is not just about events and stories, but how they’re told, effective writing skills are essential.

http://bit.ly/1mO7tQN