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It’s important you study with an online course provider you can trust, because you deserve first-class tuition and an externally verified qualification.

Our accredited courses appeal to people of all ages and abilities, from school leavers to seniors and everyone in between! 

Whether you want to learn new skills at home or develop your career at work, our online courses are acclaimed as among the best on the market.

Our courses have been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme

ABC Awards is a leading national awarding organisation with a long-established reputation for developing and awarding high quality vocational qualifications.

Our students have gone on to exciting careers after studying with us, and you could join them!

We have copywriting course graduates working at corporations like Nestlé, Boots and the Home Office, and journalism course graduates at Sky Sports, BBC, Sunderland AFC and many more. See our successes page

We offer complete flexibility. This means you can fit your course around your lifestyle, and study at a pace you're completely comfortable with.

Our online courses are also used by organisations of all sizes for staff training

We've worked with Disney, Arsenal FC, BT, Sony Music, Virgin Media, and British Gas. See more clients 

They value our cutting-edge learning materials, effective tutoring and excellent customer service.

You will enjoy studying with us. You will work with an expert tutor, who will give you personal support. You can ask your tutor for help as often as you need to, there's no limit.

Our aim is to give you the best learning experience you've ever had, or ever will have. Many of our students tell us that their learning experiences with us surpassed their expectations. Read their reviews

We provide unrivalled turn-around times for answering tutor queries and marking assignments. You can also expect a fast and reliable service from the moment you first contact us.

You will be in safe hands with us. We are registered by the UK government, accredited by three recognised organisationsand all of our courses have been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme

Check out our complete list of courses. And contact us if you have any questions.    

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  • WELCOME TO CMP

    Cleland Thom


    I am Cleland Thom, the College of Media and Publishing's principal.

    Thank you for visiting our website.

    We have a proven track record helping people to learn new skills and find fresh opportunities.

    I would value the chance to work with you on one of our online courses.

    Please look around our website and contact us if you have any queries.

    Cleland Thom

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  • WHAT WE PROVIDE

    What you get

  • Student reviews

    Student testimonials

    I was very impressed with the course materials and the speed that my assessments were returned to me from my tutor. The tutorial support and course content were excellent.

    Elena Roveglia: proofreading and editing course

    The course exceeded my expectations, I've learnt a lot. Tutorial support was excellent. Tutors were effective and professional, and offered much needed guidance.The content was precise and relevant.

    Leona Ronkainen: proofreading and editing course

    This course surpassed my expectations: I was taught more than I expected, I educated myself more than I expected, I enjoyed it more than I expected, and I really was more interested than I expected to be. I’m so happy, I achieved a distinction.

    Jo Alexander: proofreading and editing course

    The course exceeded my expectations. It provides essential information in a way that is enjoyable to learn. The tutorial support was excellent. My tutor Paul Clark was very prompt in marking my assignments. The feedback was extremely useful.

    Alexander Peperell: sports journalism course

    I wanted to pursue a career in copywriting. It was a very thorough and informative course, covering all areas of copywriting. I found it both engaging and challenging. The tutors were great and provided constructive and informative support.

    Tamzin Gibbs: copywriting course

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    • British Gas
    • Intel
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  • NEWS STORIES

    Success stories

    Online journalism course graduate secures editor role

    Online journalism course graduate, Chris Barraclough, is now editor-in-chief of a big online review site.

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    Online public relations course student brings country tally to 110

    CMP has expanded its global reach to 110 countries.

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    Ethical blog success for fashion journalism course graduate

    CMP fashion journalism course graduate, Ceri Heathcote, is running a successful fashion blog.

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    Book success for freelance journalism course student

    CMP freelance journalism course graduate, Dr Permjit Singh, has published a book about global finance.

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    Out now: the latest CMP prospectus

    CMP’s spring prospectus has just been published.

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