How to Write a Press Release – 29 Mar 19

This practical course looks at what makes a newsworthy press release and how to write a story that gets published. Participants will learn the steps to writing a release, examine examples and have the opportunity to put their learning into practice by writing a short release. This is a hands-on course for anyone with a responsibility or potential responsibility for producing press releases for their organisation, especially the voluntary sector.
Date Time Location
29/03/2019 09:30 - 13:00 Wessex Community Action
Unit 6 Paxton Business Centre
Whittle Road, Churchfields
Salisbury SP2 7YR
Trainer Name: Sue Davison (Full Height Copy)
Price: £35.00pp
Who The Course Is Aimed At:
This hands-on course is for anyone with a responsibility for producing press releases for their organisation.
What The Course Will Cover:
• What is a press release? • The best topics for a press release • Best practices for writing a press release • How to send your press release to the media • How to get your story accepted • Using your press releases on your website
Outcomes:
Participants will develop the knowledge, practical skills and confidence to write newsworthy press releases and issue them to the media.