Training Options

What flavor do you want your training? We deliver learning experiences in a variety of ways: live workshops and seminars, conference sessions, webinars, self-paced online training, and recorded classes. Be sure to sign up for the newsletter or the blog RSS feed to get all the announcements!

Live Workshops

The¬†classic, original Editorial Bootcamp workshop is a full-day experience. We train on copyediting skills, proofreading skills, and freelance business building. It’s an intensive day loaded with practical advice and even some hands-on exercises. The

Review our testimonials to find out what our students think. Watch the video below to see Laura and Carolyn Hassett (co-founder) give bootcamp attendees a quick pop quiz on spelling and fact-checking (Minneapolis, November 2010).

Minneapolis bootcamp attendees

Bootcamp attendees, Minneapolis, 2010


We regularly offer helpful webinars, which are tailored to specific topics: Fundamentals of Copyediting, Advanced Copyediting, Business of Editorial Freelancing, Editing on PDF, and more. Subscribe to the newsletter or check the blog feed for announcements of webinar launches. We are excited to be bringing in some guest instructors from time to time! All webinars are run through GoToMeeting and are fully recorded. We are happy to put together custom webinars for groups.

Recorded Classes

Now available for purchase are previously recorded webinars! Please see the Purchase Classes page to see what’s available. In most cases, these were recorded webinars. When you purchase and pay, you will get immediate access to the full class recordings (MP3s and videos) plus handouts and homework.


Self-Paced Online Training (Asynchronous)

Coming soon to this website: self-paced, online learning.