Proofreading 101 Group Course


This Group Course is at capacity and now closed. Please contact the Director to inquire about a future Group Course.

Proofreading 101 is designed to prepare you to proofread books based on The Chicago Manual of Style or to sharpen your proofreading skills as an editor. Some editors wish to proofread to widen their reach, but they need a review of punctuation, usage, grammar, and spelling. 

Students will get real-life practice with homework and quizzes designed to test their knowledge. The instructor’s feedback and group discussions make this an engaging way to hone your proofreading skills.


Instructors:  Jenne Acevedo

Format: This is the Group Course format, which includes an online discussion board and instructor feedback. This course will be conducted via Google groups.

Prerequisite: There are no prerequisites for this course.

Level: Beginner

Base price: $119 (members of The Christian PEN receive discounts)

Course length: This course is 4 weeks; it runs October 15—November 27, 2018.

Course Outline: Click to download the Outline.

Certificate of Completion: Upon completion of this course, students will earn a course certificate.

1 review for Proofreading 101 Group Course

  1. This has been an invaluable course for a beginner like me. I’ve learned so much and I appreciate the pros who have made themselves available to help me.

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