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Proofreading Skills

June 17th @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

€360.00

Full Workshop Details

Date: Monday, June 17th 2024 
Time: 09:30 am – 1:00 pm
CPD: 3.5 CPD hours
Method of Delivery: Online
Fee: €360

About the Workshop

How do you feel when you read a report, leaflet, letter or professional website that contains errors in grammar, spelling and punctuation? Not impressed?

We all know that business writing must be polished and professional at all times, but the challenge lies in avoiding errors and inconsistencies in grammar, spelling and punctuation. Information must be correct, clear, and concise and must communicate the intended message.

How do you check that a sentence is grammatically correct? When do you use “that” and “which”? When can you use “infer”? What is best practice in writing numbers and dates? These are the kinds of issues that proof-readers face every day.

Learning Outcomes

After this workshop, participants will:

  • Understand the role of a proofreader;
  • Understand how to proofread a document for accuracy and consistency;
  • Be able to identify and correct common errors of grammar and punctuation;
  • Be aware of commonly confused words;
  • Get a punctuation refresher;
  • Know how to read and use proofreaders’ marks; and
  • Be able to work through the checklist for proofreaders

Intended Audience

This workshop uses a variety of authentic material and is suitable for anyone who would like to ensure that all of their written material is correct and consistent.

Multiple Delegate Discount

Limited Places Available – book early to avoid disappointment.

  • 3+ Delegates – 5% Discount
  • 5+ Delegates – 10% Discount
  • 10+ Delegates – 15% Discount

To avail of our multiple delegate discount for 3 or more delegates, you must email registrations@pai.ie with the name and details of all those you wish to book. All those you wish to book on must be booked at the same time.

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Date:
June 17th
Time:
9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
€360.00
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PAI