SBMEN Announces the Elementary Proofreading Course
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SBMEN Announces the Elementary Proofreading Course

SBMEN Announces Its Virtual 2-Day Proofreading Course in May 2024

SBMEN Elementary Proofreading PosterThe Board of Trustees and Management of the Society of Book and Magazine Editors of Nigeria (SBMEN) is proud to announce its forthcoming proofreading workshop themed: Elementary Proofreading. A 2-day virtual training scheduled to be held from 24 to 25 May 2024.

The training will help participants gain skills on how to determine the scope and expectations for a proofreading project and learn how to read and scrutinise content to find errors and mark them for correction. This course will introduce to them a structured proofreading process to help them succeed.

According to the Executive Director, Anwuli Ojogwu. “A good proofreader needs to have an eye for details, and with more demand for people with these skills in media and technology, it is important to equip them with the skills to have a successful career.”

The workshop will benefit early and emerging editors, writers, content developers and people in the communications industry. It will be facilitated by accomplished professional editors/proofreaders and delivered through lectures, reading assignments, interactive sessions and class exercises to ensure a practical experience.

How to Register

Registration: N80,000 (Eighty Thousand Naira Only)

Early bird discount of N30,000 applies until May 17.

For more information on how to enrol in the training,


or send a WhatsApp message to 09085999928.

You can also visit the SBMEN X (FKA Twitter) Page.



The Society for Book and Magazine Editors of Nigeria (SBMEN) is an educational and professional association that represents and supports editorial professionals to develop editorial skills that meet global best practices through training and resources. It is also extended to other professionals who work within publications, broadcasting, digital media, legal services, communications, public relations and academia. The organisation also provides guidance on editorial standards.

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