Our Courses

Whether you’re starting your first novel or brushing up on the basics, we’ve got a course for everybody. We’ll help you develop your creativity and show you how the professional writing world works.

Our courses are taught in small workshop groups so you can chat through ideas, ask questions and share your work.

Have a look through our current courses, or talk to us about customising a course or workshop for your organisation.

Business Writing

The language and techniques to take you further at work

Developing a Novel

Your novel from start to finish to publication

With Faber Academy

Writing a Novel

Get the first 15,000 words of your novel under your belt.

With Faber Academy

Kickstart Your Novel

Develop the narrative momentum you need to get stuck in to a novel. 

With Faber Academy

Finish Your Draft

Hone your skills, find focus and cross that finish line.

With Faber Academy

Plot

Craft tales that make your readers miss their train stop. 

Fiction

Key skills to hone your craft and get better at your genre

With Faber Academy

Writing Crime

Explore the conventions of crime fiction and your potential.

With Faber Academy

Plot

Craft tales that make your readers miss their train stop. 

With Faber Academy

Writing YA

Write a novel that will hook teenage readers from page one.

Professional Development

Career-promoting writing training from the experts

With John Yorke Story

Story for Pitch Decks

Got an idea industry execs should read? Here’s how to convince them.

With John Yorke Story

Story for Video Games

Learn the story structure essentials to craft rich and compelling games.

Screenwriting and Games

Get your story straight for TV, film, documentary and games, with the world’s leading narrative expert

With John Yorke Story

Story for Pitch Decks

Got an idea industry execs should read? Here’s how to convince them.

With John Yorke Story

Story for Video Games

Learn the story structure essentials to craft rich and compelling games.

Writers' Services

One-to-one advice and support to take you further on your journey

Feedback Report

Receive a detailed written review of a short story or novel opening.

Mentoring

One-to-one support to help you achieve your writing goals.

Writers' Toolkit

Everything every writer needs, from ideas to research to good sentences

With Faber Academy

Research

Turn dry facts and raw material into compelling stories. 

With Faber Academy

Read Like A Writer

Learn to read like a writer and write for your reader.

Creativity

Commit to new ideas and establish creative habits that stick.

Writing for Wellbeing

Write yourself a brighter future

With WriteWell

WriteWell Community

Explore the world’s leading writing for wellbeing platform.

Not sure what to go for?

Chat to us. We’ll find a course that’s right for you.

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