A great tradition of training

First day of the course for Spring 2018

First day of the course for Spring 2018 class

Press Association Training has a proud history of training many of the UK's leading journalists. Our NCTJ course has been around since 1969.

The sports course is much younger, but has already made its mark as the place to do sports journalism.

The Press Association is the national news agency of the UK and Ireland and since 1868 has been providing a continuous stream of news to our clients, 365 days a year, 24 hours a day. Now we have three distinct foundation training routes into the industry; news, sport and magazines. 

As well as that, we provide a huge range of bespoke and short courses, one or two days, to companies all over the world. www.pressassociation.com/training/

With the strength of the PA Group behind it, its great links to the industry and vast knowledge of all sectors of the media, there is no better place to learn your craft.

Spring 2017 trainees on their last day
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First day of the course for Spring 2018

First day of the course for Spring 2018 class

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Testimonial

Jess Sheldon

''Doing the course gave me the confidence that I needed to enter into the world of journalism and to apply for jobs that, four months earlier, I thought I would never be able to get.''


Jess Sheldon // Showbiz Reporter, Daily Express

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