ALPSP training is devised and delivered by publishers for publishers. All courses are proposed and directed by our Training Committee to help organizations develop skilled, informed and motivated staff who are better able to deal with the rapidly changing landscape of scholarly and professional publishing.

2021 Training Course Programme

Discounts and early bird rates for ALPSP members. Member prices have been frozen for 2021:

Members early bird  £225 (+VAT if applicable)
Members full price   £275 (+VAT if applicable)
Non members         £475 (+VAT if applicable)

Not an ALPSP member?  Click here to find out how your organization can join ALPSP

Courses are suitable across different organization sizes and disciplines and feature:

  • Expert publisher trainers with up-to-date  knowledge and experience to share
  • Small group tuition to ensure a hands-on, practical experience, with time for networking
  • Pre-course questionnaires to ensure the content is tailored to delegate needs
  • Relevant content that reflects current trends. Programmes are monitored by our expert Training Committee
  • Comprehensive course materials and further reading.

The training courses below have already run this year. If you would like us to consider organising another session in 2021 or are interested in a quote for in-house training (members only) please register your interest.

Journal Development 1: Practical plans for improving journal success Register your interest
Creating an Inclusive Culture Register your interest
How Journals Work Register your interest
Introduction to Journals Marketing Register your interest
Publication Ethics: Fraud and misconduct Register your interest
Project Management for Publishing Register your interest
Introduction to People Management in Publishing Register your interest
Fundamentals of Finance for Publishers Register your interest

National Occupational Standards

Many of our courses have been mapped to the Journal Publishing National Occupational Standard (JPNOS). The JPNOS comprises 27 areas of core knowledge for Journals Publishing professionals at varying stages of their career. It covers the essential publishing, business and management skills needed to succeed in all functional areas of publishing, from strategy planning to implementation, product delivery, and stakeholder management. Read more here.

Contact Melissa Marshall if you have any questions about selecting or booking a course.

If you are an ALPSP member, we can also run an in-company version of a course. See our In-House Training page for details or contact Melissa Marshall to discuss your requirements.