|Editors Canada - 2019 Certification Exam Registration|
Being certified by Editors Canada is the recognition of an editor's high level of professional knowledge and skill. In today's competitive job market, certification demonstrates your expertise—and gives you a marketing advantage.
The Gold Standard of Editing
Registration is now open for the 2019 certification exam in copy editing.
By passing the 2019 certification exam, you will be recognized as a Certified Copy Editor.
If you're pursuing the full certification of Certified Professional Editor (CPE), this may be the year to complete your CPE designation.
Registration closes on Friday, October 25, 2019.
This year's Editors Canada Copy Editing certification exam will be offered on PC computers. Please note that we are not offering the certification exams on Mac computers.
Copy Editing Saturday, November 16, 2019 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
The following exam locations are planned, based on demand: Vancouver, Toronto and Ottawa.
Beginning in 2018, Editors Canada is pleased to offer the professional certification exams for candidates in remote locations.
For more information about the criteria and application process for writing the Copy Editing certification exam remotely, please visit:
Benefits of Certification
If you're an editor, certification
If you're an employer, certification
If you hire editors, certification
Certification Credential Maintenance
Editors who pass the November 2019 exam will be required to maintain their certification credentials. Credential maintenance involves earning professional development points and paying an annual administration fee. Credential maintenance adds value to your credentials and to the certification program by
For more information on credential maintenance, go to www.editors.ca/certification/maintenance.html .
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Registration is now closed.