Find training courses on Training and
> UK


These are not your typical writer’s courses and we ask that you be open-minded about the activities that we encourage you to do. To be a writer, you also need to be an artist, and these inspirational courses gives you permission to write, to find your creativity and your voice.

At the end of each course, you will not only have developed significant skills in creative writing, but you’ll also be a much stronger, enthusiastic and empowered creative person.

Run by published authors and lecturers with doctorates in Creative Writing, you will be tutored by passionate and experienced writers.

Tuition material will be supplemented with advice from award-winning writers.

  • Cancellation policy

Creative Writing the Artist's Way training courses

4 training courses found

Creative writing: complete beginners - self study

This self-study course is for complete beginners and is an expanded version of our textbook, Creative Writing for Creative People: Beginners. It includes additional exercises, examples and tutor comments to help you through the course.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Distance without attendance
Online Creative Writing - group (Beginners)

Tutored by Lancaster MA and PhD Graduate, Sarah Dobbs, author of Killing Daniel. Nominated for the Guardian's Not the Booker Prize.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: Variable - to suit the learner
  • Study mode: Online
How to: Write a Novel (self-study with manuscript appraisal)

This is the self-study version, with manuscript appraisal, of our 12 week online course How to: Write a Novel. You will use the same website and course structure as our tutor-based online students, which costs £360.

  • Study level: Not applicable
  • Duration of training: 12 weeks
  • Study mode: Online
Online Creative Writing - tailor made

This option is for students who wish to have an individual course planned for them. Learners can be of any level and any aspect of fiction can be catered for.

  • Study level: Beginner
  • Duration of training: 4 weeks
  • Study mode: Online