FAQ

- General

After I’ve completed a course, will I still have access to it if I want to refer to it again later?

Absolutely! You receive unlimited access when you purchase the course, so you can always come back and brush up on your skills at a later date.

Do you offer bundled courses?

Yes! You can save money on certain course combinations by purchasing a bundle. Just use the Search field at the top of the page to search for the word “bundle” to see what’s available.

Do you offer gift certificates?

Yes, we do! Just head over to this page to buy one today.

I represent a company, and we would like to have our staff take one or more of your courses. Is this possible?

Absolutely! You can visit our Multi-User Corporate Account page for more information, or you can contact us and we’ll send you an e-mail shortly.

I’m an instructor or teacher, and I’m wondering if this program can be used as part of my curriculum?

Definitely! This program has been used dozens of times by teachers and instructors to help teach students how to communicate more effectively. Take a look at our Multi-User Account for Teachers for more information.

Is there a deadline for completing a course? What if I get busy?

All of our courses are self-paced, so you can work at your own speed. In fact, we designed them in bite-sized chunks so that they fit easily into your schedule.

My question isn’t listed here. How can I contact you?

You can send us an email using our handy contact form. We look forward to hearing from you!

What do I need to enroll?

All of our courses are self-contained, meaning you won’t have to buy extra textbooks or workbooks. All you need to take one of our courses is:

  • Access to a computer with an Internet connection
  • An email account
What methods of payment do you accept?

We accept PayPal, Visa, MasterCard, AMX, Discover Card, prepaid gift cards, and PayPal credit special offers.

EditingCamp

Does this course come with a certificate of completion?

Yes, when you have been through all of the material and passed all the quizzes and exams, you will receive a certificate of completion.

I’m new to editing/proofreading. Can you give me some career advice?

Unfortunately, no. We do, however, cover everything that you need to know to launch a career as an editor or proofreader in detail in this course.

 

What can you tell me about the course author, Scribendi.com?

Scribendi.com has been in the editing and proofreading business for more than 18 years, and our clients have trusted us with more than 800 million words. That means they have seen every possible type of grammar and spelling error, and that they know how to make their clients into better editors and proofreaders. You don’t have to take their word for it, though. Scribendi.com is recognized for its editing and proofreading expertise and is ISO 9001:2008 certified. They have also won numerous awards, including an International Stevie Award for Best Writing/Content. You can learn more about Scribendi.com here.

What if I don’t have any formal editing experience?

This course is designed so that everyone can learn how to become a better editor. We start with the basics and gently move you through to the higher-level material. We have worked very hard to ensure that we define all terms and provide enough examples for those who are not native English speakers.

Who should take the EditingCamp course?

EditingCamp is designed for anyone who wants to become a freelance editor.

GrammarCamp

Does this course come with a certificate of completion?

Yes, when you have been through all of the material and passed all the quizzes and exams, you will receive a certificate of completion.

I’m not a native English speaker. Can I still take this course?

Absolutely! This course is designed so that everyone can learn how to become a better communicator. We start with the basics and gently move you through to the higher-level material. We have worked very hard to ensure that we define all terms and provide enough examples for those who are not native English speakers.

In fact, this course will greatly improve your writing and communication skills if English is your second language.

Is this course right for me? What if it has been years since I have taken any courses on grammar?

We start with the basics and gently move you through to the higher-level material. If you have had more recent training, you will find the first few lessons a great refresher.

What can you tell me about the course author, Scribendi.com?

Scribendi.com has been in the editing and proofreading business for more than 18 years, and our clients have trusted us with more than 800 million words. That means they have seen every possible type of grammar and spelling error, and that they know how to make their clients into better editors and proofreaders. You don’t have to take their word for it, though. Scribendi.com is recognized for its editing and proofreading expertise and is ISO 9001:2008 certified. They have also won numerous awards, including an International Stevie Award for Best Writing/Content. You can learn more about Scribendi.com here.

Who should take the GrammarCamp course?

GrammarCamp is designed for anyone who wants to either refresh their English grammar skills, or learn English grammar formally for the first time.

ProofreadingCamp

Does this course come with a certificate of completion?

Yes, when you have been through all of the material and passed all the quizzes and exams, you will receive a certificate of completion.

I’m new to editing/proofreading. Can you give me some career advice?

Unfortunately, no. We do, however, cover everything that you need to know to launch a career as an editor or proofreader in detail in this course.

 

What can you tell me about the course author, Scribendi.com?

Scribendi.com has been in the editing and proofreading business for more than 18 years, and our clients have trusted us with more than 800 million words. That means they have seen every possible type of grammar and spelling error, and that they know how to make their clients into better editors and proofreaders. You don’t have to take their word for it, though. Scribendi.com is recognized for its editing and proofreading expertise and is ISO 9001:2008 certified. They have also won numerous awards, including an International Stevie Award for Best Writing/Content. You can learn more about Scribendi.com here.

What if I don’t have any formal proofreading experience?

This course is designed so that anyone can learn how to become a better proofreader. We start with the basics and gently move you through to the higher-level material. We have worked very hard to ensure that we define all terms and provide enough examples for those who are not native English speakers.

Who should take the ProofreadingCamp course?

This course is for anyone who wants a career as a professional proofreader.