Course fees

Booking Fees

Costs and refunds

All fees are shown in pounds (£). Please note that all fees are exclusive of tax. For self-paced e-learning courses, tax will be automatically added at your local rate. Virtual learning courses are taxed at UK VAT rate (20%).

Fees for e-learning courses are non-refundable, as immediate access is available to all the relevant course material.

Training discount for new members

New members are entitled to an extra 15% discount on one course, provided by the Dorothy Mitchell Smith Memorial Fund.

Dorothy Mitchell Smith was a gifted and generous tutor, and the SfEP training administrator for courses in Scotland and the north of England. The fund in her memory supports beginners with their training costs.

Course Type Member Corp SI/IPEd NUJ/EC AFEPI/
Proofreading 1: Introduction – e-learning E-learning            
Proofreading 1: Introduction – virtual learning Virtual learning            
Proofreading 2: Headway E-learning            
Proofreading 3: Progress E-learning            
Copyediting 1: Introduction – virtual learning Virtual learning            
Copyediting 1: Introduction – e-learning E-learning            
Copyediting 2: Headway E-learning            
Copyediting 3: Progress E-learning            
Introduction to Fiction Editing E-learning            
Non-Fiction Developmental Editing virtual learning Virtual learning            
Efficient Editing: Strategies and Tactics virtual learning Virtual learning            
Getting to Grips with Grammar and Punctuation E-learning            
References E-learning            
The Art of Querying E-learning            
Copyright for Editorial Professionals E-learning            
Editing Digital Content E-learning            
Medical Editing E-learning            
Health Editing E-learning            
Editorial Project Management E-learning            
Plain English for Editors E-learning            
Proofreading Theses and Dissertations E-learning            
Web Editing E-learning            
Word for Practical Editing E-learning            

E-learning: an online course that you can work through at your own pace. Virtual learning: a course delivered as a series of live webinar sessions.