Free journalism workshops

If you’re interested in a career in journalism our free, hands-on workshops will give you a glimpse into the industry and our award-winning NCTJ training.

Whether you’re just starting out or thinking of a career change, our practical sessions are suitable for those looking to get into news, sport, online or broadcast journalism.

At the news journalism workshops our editors will get you tackling a breaking news exercise and we’ll provide individual feedback on your stories.

Our sports journalism workshops are delivered alongside Sportsbeat – the UK’s leading sports news agency.

You’ll get to meet our journalists, editors and training team who will answer your questions and provide careers advice. If you’re interested, sign up below or email training@newsassociates.co.uk

WORKSHOP DATES

All workshops are taking place on Zoom for the time being.  

Tuesday May 11, 7pm-9pm – sports journalism 

Tuesday May 18, 7pm-9pm – sports journalism panel 

Tuesday May 25, 7pm-9pm – news journalism 

Saturday June 5, 10am-1:30pm – virtual open day

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News Associates guest speaker Amol Rajan

 

“News Associates was the perfect introduction to the journalism industry. I had no intention of joining the course but after a free workshop I was instantly sold and it was the best decision I’ve made.”

Lauren Windle, News Associates alumna

 

 

journalism workshops for a level students

 

“The School of Journalism’s masterclasses gave me a real insight into the intensity and sheer excitement of reporting. Their challenging tasks pushed me out of my comfort zone towards improvement, while the friendly tutors shared their wealth of industry knowledge through detailed feedback.”

Adam Wareing, School of Journalism alumnus