Everything you need to know about working in publishing


Many of the biggest names in publishing
rate our courses highly.


All our speakers are actively employed in the industry.


That’s a 50% hit rate. How many vocational courses can say that?


Enjoy free entry to the London Book Fair.
And discounted membership of the Society of Young Publishers.

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Get into book publishing

Want to work in publishing? Then you’ve come to the right place.
Whether you’re interested in editing, designing, printing or marketing books, our affordable courses will show you how. Taught by current industry experts, you’ll learn how to do the job, and importantly, how to get one.

At ‘Get Into Publishing’, our aim is to provide high quality, accessible training to help a wide group of people take their first steps into the world of publishing.

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Our speakers

A real ‘Who’s who?’ of publishing. Between them they’ve worked at many of the biggest names in the UK including Penguin Random House, HarperCollins, Hachette, Bloomsbury and Granta.


Our courses are just the thing you need if you want to work in publishing. But don’t just take our word for it. Take the words of some of our graduates who are thriving in their new jobs.

Introduction to Publishing provided a thorough exploration of nearly all facets of the publishing industry. It was a...

Tugce Bicakci Syed

This course was fascinating. Not only did it offer a whole host of insider industry tips, it also...

Grace Marshall

  The Introduction to Publishing course was so helpful. It involved speakers from a range of publishers, agencies...

Lydia Croft

I would highly recommend the ‘Introduction to Publishing’ course to anyone who is looking to broaden their understanding...

Ayesha Akther

'The 'Introduction to Book Publishing' course was simply excellent. As a career changer coming from a corporate career...

Emma Scott

As someone with limited access to spaces of information in regards to the publishing industry. The course was...

Sara Yusuf

The ‘An Introduction to Publishing’ course is an amazing opportunity to broaden one’s view of the industry and...

Alice Healy

Transferable Skills for Publishing is a fantastic course - it was interesting and well-presented. It provided me with...

I really enjoyed ‘An Introduction to Book Publishing’ four-day course, which provided me with comprehensive knowledge of various...

Insirah Taylor-Kamara

I cannot recommend the "Introduction to Publishing" course enough to anyone looking to start a career in publishing....

Adrianna Keczmerska

The ‘An Introduction to Publishing’ course is a fantastic opportunity for direct engagement with active participants in the...

Connor Owen

Attending the ‘Introduction to Publishing course’ with Get Into Book Publishing gave me the information and tools I...

Tamara Igbinokpogie

The ‘Introduction to Publishing’ course provided a concise yet thorough overview of the publishing industry, was effectively organised...

Lucy Dunn

It was such a useful and inspiring course. A lot of time and consideration has gone into the...

Elaine Rickard

The ‘Intro to Publishing Course’ has been an insightful introduction to the publishing world - covering every part...

Mishel Stefanova

Taking part in the ‘An Introduction to Publishing’ course was such an enlightening and exciting experience! I started...

Mutiat Akamo

The Introduction to Publishing Course offered an invaluable insight into the publishing industry. The speakers were engaging and...

Gemma Howard-Vyse

I cannot recommend this course enough to those trying to forge a path in publishing. As a publishing...

Alice Tradewell

The ‘Introduction Into Publishing’ course was a fantastic chance to hear about the processes and day-to-days of those...

James Whelan

I'm a junior law student who decided to spend her late nights taking this course from Japan. But...

Tamami Kaneko

I decided recruitment was for me and now I work at Inspired Selection

Rhiannon Griffiths

I enjoyed the exercises we did, as it was excellent practice using the skills we had learnt and...

Pippa Newton

I learnt so much and gained so many crucial foundation skills.

Saida Azizova

It completely changed my outlook on the industry

Olivia Nemec

It might sound like a cliche but this is the best course I have ever been on

Paul Millross

I'm looking into a career change and it was really great to get a really good overall knowledge of the industry

Lara Hewitt

From the beginning, Anna Davidson created a really friendly, inclusive atmosphere. It was amazing to hear her perspective...

Rachel Kilduff

Since the course I have been offered an amazing role at Harper Collins

Robyn Watts