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Must-have tech skills for publishing pros

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A two-day, introductory course for publishing professionals who need to:

  • understand digital production
  • collaborate on digital projects
  • work for web clients and app developers
  • talk to technical colleagues with confidence.

This course is developed and delivered by award-winning publisher and developer Arthur Attwell, co-founder of Electric Book Works and Book Dash.


  • The most important trends in digital publishing today
  • Understanding HTML and CSS
  • How to choose the best free tools for digital work
  • Skills for collaboration, including advanced version control
  • Editorial power skills for multi-format content
  • Managing images for digital workflows
  • How to use data in publishing projects in simple, powerful ways.

Completing this course lets you take our advanced-publishing-skills workshops.


Cost: R5900 per person (includes VAT, course notes, refreshments and lunch)
Dates: 25–26 Feb 2019, from 9am to 5pm
Venue: The Bandwidth Barn, Woodstock Exchange, Woodstock

You’ll learn by doing, too, so participants should bring a laptop to do practical exercises.

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Once we receive your registration, we’ll be in touch with further details.

last updated 18 January 2019