Taught course

Writing for the Web

The Publishing Training Centre
Short course

Entry requirements

No entry requirements.

Months of entry


Course content

The web writer’s role is crucial in creating readable, useful and findable web content that enables readers to complete their web tasks quickly and painlessly. Writing for the Web provides the essential guidance and techniques to make the most impact.

Discover the latest research on how people read and use web content, the principles of web writing, how to use plain English techniques to write more active, clear and concise copy, search engine optimisation for web writers, and much more.

This course is ideal for web editors, content designers and anyone who creates or has responsibility for web content.

Fees and funding

UK students
£300 + VAT
International students

If you are currently unemployed, your local JobCentre Plus may be able to help with funding. Call 0345 604 3719.

The Book Trade Charity (BTBS) offers funding to people who have worked in publishing or bookselling but are currently unemployed. Call 01923 263 128.

Discounts may be available. Price on application.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • Short course
    Two half-day sessions per months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Natasha Hemburrow
020 8874 2718