Copywriting level 4 diploma
An effective copywriting course for individuals and businesses
Organisations who use this copywriting course:
Do you want to become an in-demand copywriter? Our copywriting course will give you the skills and qualifications you need.
You will learn how to write original, persuasive and engaging content that gets results.
Many leading corporations including Disney, Arsenal, Intel, BT, Sony, and Oxfam have used our online copywriting course to train their writers. And numerous individuals and businesses testify that it is practical, effective and great value for money.
The course is ideal for:
- Copywriters who want to develop their skills.
- Journalists and writers who need to retrain.
- Staff training and development.
There is a strong demand for qualified copywriters these days. Most organisations need people who can write effective copy for:
- Webpages, blogs and social media.
- Advertisements, brochures and leaflets.
- Press releases and advertising features.
Our online copywriting course teaches you to write for all these areas and others. And you can use the work you produce in the course assignments in your career portfolio.
You will study in our Online Learning Area, which is accessible from a computer or a mobile app. This means the course is simple, practical and gives you the chance to tackle real-world copywriting tasks right from the start.
As a Level 4 qualified copywriter, you could be:
- Delivering high-quality content for a business or an organisation.
- Building your own freelance writing agency, and choosing your own hours, clients and projects.
- Earning up to £33,000 a year, or up to £40 an hour as a freelancer.
If you enjoy writing, then becoming a copywriter is a great way to earn good money and express your creativity. Click the button below to see exactly what else you’ll get on this course.
What will I learn?
You will learn all aspects of copywriting, so you can work confidently in any situation. Our hands-on copywriting course will teach you how to:
- Craft copy that engages readers and persuades them to act.
- Adapt your writing for different markets and formats.
- Understand how copywriting integrates with SEO.
- Write posts for social media channels like Facebook and Twitter.
- Sell your services and get paid.
You will also learn how to present your copy professionally, carry out targeted research, and comply with the advertising codes of practice.
You will benefit from unlimited tutor support from Justine Holman, who is a professional copywriter and copywriting consultant. She will help you every step of the way.
She will also give you personal feedback on every assignment, answer your questions and provide expert careers guidance, so you get the very best out of the course.
When you graduate, you will receive the ABC Awards level 4 diploma in copywriting. It proves you are a qualified copywriter. ABC Awards is regulated by Ofqual.
Our copywriting course has been independently endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme. So, when you finish, you will receive the ABC Awards level 4 diploma in copywriting, and a learner unit summary. This lists the subjects you have studied.
The ABC diploma guarantees that you have been assessed at level 4 standards, and are competent to practise. ABC Awards is a leading national awarding body, and is regulated by Ofqual.
In addition, you will receive the fully accredited CMP diploma in copywriting, which is recognised in the UK and beyond. It proves you are a qualified copywriter.
These awards will equip you to apply for copywriting and social media jobs, learn new skills to use at work or find freelance work.
Copywriting course tutor: Justine Holman
Copywriter | copywriting consultant | editor
As a copywriting course learner, you will work 1-2-1 with Justine Holman, who is a professional copywriter and copywriting consultant.
Justine has written copy for many large organisations, and has run campaigns that integrate copywriting, PR, and social media.
She will mentor you, mark your assignments, and give you expert advice. Justine is often praised for her friendly, approachable and encouraging manner.
Copywriting course subjects
This vocational course covers every aspect of copywriting. Each lesson includes a practical assignment, based on real-world copywriting.
Every assignment is personally marked and graded by your tutor, so you’ll receive expert feedback on your progress.
Who is this course for?
Our copywriting course is suitable for over-16s of all abilities.
We regularly work with:
- Beginners who want to become professional copywriters.
- People who need to write engaging and original content at work.
- Marketing teams who need focused copywriting skills.
- Small businesses and freelancers who want to attract more clients.
- Experienced writers and journalists who want to retrain, or upgrade their skills.
- People looking to start their own freelance copywriting businesses.
- Copywriters who want recognised qualifications.
We have an excellent reputation working with disabled learners, and people who are housebound or terminally ill.
Access to our resources library
You will have free and unlimited access to our extensive resources library. It contains downloadable podcasts, videos, ebooks and tips files to help your career.
This is in addition to your comprehensive course materials and tutor support.
You can study this online course wherever you live. We have students in more than 100 countries. And you can trust us, as we are accredited by two international accrediting bodies:
Both organisations promote excellence in worldwide online study, so international students can verify our quality before they enrol.
Accreditation and quality
We comply with the very highest external standards. We are:
Each organisation has its own standards, code of practice and complaints procedure, so you can enrol with complete confidence.
CMP Charter Mark
The Charter Mark is our benchmark of educational quality. We award it to graduates who have also demonstrated they can work professionally in the online environment.
The Charter Mark gives employers the confidence that candidates applying for jobs or freelance work have received accredited training and independent assessment. And it gives learners credibility in the competitive world of copywriting.