About Us

Develop your writing skills with our unique online training. Work one-to-one with an expert personal tutor who is also a professional writer. Study at a time and place to suit you.

Our courses are designed to help you develop the skills you need to begin earning an income from your writing. You'll develop your core writing and editing skills as well as exploring a range of potential markets for your writing, and learning how to market your work.

Our Tutors

We have an experienced team of tutors, all of whom have professional writing experience in their area of expertise. 

When you enrol, your first batch of material will be delivered to your inbox within two hours. You will also be assigned a personal tutor who will work with you throughout the course. You can contact your tutor by email at any time if you have any questions or there is anything you would like to discuss.You can also choose to buy printed workbooks to accompany your course.

The course includes:​

  • study material prepared by experts to build your knowledge quickly, and designed to be engaging and easy to follow;
  • expert tutor support for the duration of your course;
  • online access to your support team 7 days week, between 9 am and 9pm UK time.

Our courses are supplied in a PDF format and delivered directly to your email inbox. You can then save the material to your computer or print it off to read at your leisure. You do not need to be online to work through the course material.

About School for Writers

We’re part of Borders Connect, a leading provider of online training and coaching services.

Administrative contact address: School for Writers, Borders C & C Limited, Leader Cottage, Nether Blainslie, Galashiels, UK, TD1 2PR. Telephone: 01896 860367.

Company Number: SC389306 - Registered in Scotland. Registered Office: Leader Cottage, Blainslie, UK, TD1 2PR.