Editing is so much more than understanding where to put a semicolon. Editing is essential to clear communication. It helps readers navigate through a mass of information by distilling messages.
What is this certificate
This advanced editing training package is for experienced editors who are seeking to move their work to a new level.
Who is eligible to apply
You are also eligible if you have successfully completed the Poynter ACES Certificate in Editing
What will you get
These two courses bundled together form a comprehensive training program for editors and writers who want to hone their skills and edit strategically instead of just tactically. It’s developed in partnership with the editing pros from the ACES: The Society for Editing.
You can apply separately for the courses
You can enroll in this Advanced Certificate bundle for $600. ACES members can buy this bundle for $475 with a promo code. Watch your member email for updates.
You can buy the ACES In-Depth online group seminar separately for $449. (ACES members get a promo code to enroll for $399)
You can also buy the Poynter ACES course pack with seven webinars, Accurate, Audience-Focused Editing for $150. (ACES members get a promo code to buy for $75)
If you’re looking for a certificate that focuses on the fundamentals of copy editing, check out the Poynter ACES Certificate in Editing, which emphasizes grammar and usage skills and approaches and strategies for copy editing.