This refresher course is aimed at current sub-editors who want to re-energise their sub-editing work and identify shortcuts to improved quality editing for online and print publications. Participants are required to review the Press Code for Print and Online Media ahead of the workshop.


Outcomes include:

  • Understanding the role of the sub-editor and editing conventions

  • Review ethical and legal framework

  • Working with a style guide (including creating your own styleguide)

  • Reviewing common subbing challenges

  • Reviewing headline writing