COURSE SCHEDULE

The following group courses are scheduled for 2021:

  • Self-Publishing for Editors 101
    January 11–March 8, 2021
    Registration is open
  • Sentence Diagramming 101
    January 18–March 29, 2021
    Registration is now open
  • Freelance Editing 101
    January 25–April 5, 2021
    Registration opens November 25, 2020
  • Proofreading 101
    February 8–March 22, 2021
    Registration opens December 8, 2020
  • Substantive Editing for Fiction 101
    March 1–April 19, 2021
    Registration opens January 1, 2021
  • *Copyediting Fiction 101
    March 29–TBD
    Registration opens January 29, 2021
  • Nonfiction 101
    April 5–June 7, 2021
    Registration opens February 5, 2021
  • Communicating with Clients 101 
    April 19–May 24, 2021
  • *Social Media for Editors
    June 21–August 23, 2021
    Registration opens April 21, 2021
  • Nonfiction Editing 201
    July 5–September 6, 2021
    Registration opens May 5, 2021
  • *Advanced Fiction Editing
    August 2–September 20, 2021
    Registration opens June 2, 2021
  • *Grant Writing and Editing 101
    August 16–October 18, 2021
    Registration opens June 16, 2021
  • Establishing Your Freelance Business 101
    September 13–November 29, 2021
    Registration opens July 13, 2021
  • E-book Formatting 101
    September 20–December 6, 2021
    Registration opens July 20, 2021
  • Grammar 101
    September 27–TBD
    Registration opens July 27, 2021
  • Editing in MS Word 101
    October 11–November 29, 2021
    Registration opens August 11, 2021
  • Editing Children’s Books 101
    October 18–December 20, 2021
    Registration opens August 18, 2021
  • Substantive Editing Fiction 201
    October 25–December 13, 2021
    Registration opens July 28, 2020
  • Editing the Memoir 301
    November 8–December 13, 2021
    Registration opens September 8, 2021
  • *Denotes courses that are NEW to The PEN Institute. If you have an idea for a new course, please visit the Suggest a Course page.