Creative writing is a most rewarding and stimulating pastime. But the rewards aren't just creative. You can also earn a spare or full-time income from your writing if you want to. Our creative writing courses will show you how.
For all our new writers we strongly recommend the Comprehensive Creative Writing course as you are covered by our no-risk triple guarantee. However, because of your own experience and circumstances you may feel that one of the other courses is better for you. All our writing courses are ideal for beginners. No previous experience or special education is required. You can earn while you learn. You can study from anywhere around the world.
The quality of the tuition is the same with every course and you’ll generally work with the same tutor throughout. Many students say this element of their course is just like having their own personal writing classes.
Information about each course is free with no obligation to enrol. Click on the course of your choice for more details.
No. 1 most popular - Comprehensive Creative Writing Course
If you are a complete beginner we recommend this course but it's ideal for all levels of writers. You will try a wide range of genres and styles. This means you'll find the type of writing that suits you best.
Proofreading and Copy Editing Course
This is a great course if you're looking to make an extra income from home. You learn how to make sure your own writing is error free plus we'll show you how to set up a business to offer your services to others.
The Complete Copywriter Course
Good copywriters are always in demand. Learn the secrets of writing successful copy from one of the UK's top copywriters.
Freelance Journalism Course
If you want to be a freelance journalist this course is for you.
Writing for Children Course
Learn how to write for all ages of children from babies to teenagers. This is a fascinting course and will stretch you as a writer.
Novel & Short Story Writing Course
This course will help you to make those dreams of writing a novel a reality. Plus, you'll learn how to write short stories as well.
Non-Fiction Writing Course
If you want to start earning quickly from your writing then this is the course to suit you.
Fiction Writing Course
This covers writing for TV, stage, film and radio as well as writing novels and short stories.
Article Writing Course
Article writing is where the money is if you want to get earning quickly.
How to Write for Competitions - and Win! Course
Learn the secrets of writing for success in competitions from two competition adjudicators.
Biographies, Memoirs and Family Histories Writing Course
If you are a people person then you'll find this course great fun. It takes you through every stage from research to publication.
The Art of Writing Poetry Course
Take you poems to the next level with expert guidance from professional poets.
Writing for Profit Using the Internet Course
Increase your sales with the help of this course. Not for beginners!
How To Market Your Book Course
It does what it says on the tin. You will learn how to promote your book, and yourself, to create sales, sales and more sales.
Business Courses from our Sister College, Business Training
Advanced Business English Course
Take your business communications to a high level with this training.
Learn to write professional, polished reports that will impress.
Start Your Own Business
For all you entrepreneurs out there this course will help you produce a business plan to help make your business idea a reality.
Effective Time Management
We all could do with a little more time. This course will help you get organised so you can get all your work done and still have time for yourself.
“I’m currently working on my fourth book, have been paid for my writing by at least 15 different magazines, and now earn half my income from writing – all thanks to The Writers Bureau’s course."
Sarah Plater - Writers Bureau Writer of the Year 2017