Australian Writers’ Centre – Freelance writing courses

  • Would you love new skills that will last a lifetime? 
  • Want to change careers and become a writer?
  • Like the idea of being paid for your words?
  • Choose your hours and work from anywhere?

From seeing your name in print to being a successful copywriter, our range of step-by-step freelance writing courses will get you there faster. Learn online from wherever you are – or at our centres in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth.

Get started ... even if you have a day job!

Learn how to create engaging content for publications and businesses.

Master your craft

Take your freelance writing to the next level.

Supercharge your freelance business

Turn your new skills into an income-earning machine.

Discover how an AWC course can change your life!

“I got all this knowledge about how to break into this industry” – Lindy Alexander

“I’m doing my dream job.” – Catherine Rodie

“Having the thrill of going to a newsagent when you know your article is coming out is fantastic.” – Rob Grant

“I’m being paid to write and it’s a wonderful, wonderful feeling.” – Michaela Fox

“I walked out with every single skill I needed to be a freelance writer.” – Josefa Pete

“After I did the writers course I just hit the ground running.” – Megan Blandford

“I’m actually being paid to write … it’s perfect.” – Susannah Hardy

"I’ve gone up a level of professionalism in my writing and that would not have been possible without doing the course" – Lisa Schofield