Graduate Testimonials

How to Build a Successful Freelance Copywriting Business

“Bernadette is really easy to listen to which was great. The most USEFUL part of the course, included the assignments. These have given me a checklist or framework for my business. All I need to do now is follow these actionable points and I am in business!”

Amy

“Bernadette seems extremely knowledgeable and experienced in the field. Her optimism and confidence that we (her students) are actually capable of starting a business is extremely uplifting and motivational. The Australian Writers’ Centre offer such a wide variety of writing courses that are extremely well-resourced and well-planned and are conducted by some of the top people in the field. The assignments are always purposeful and fun and the feedback is absolutely priceless.”

Carly Latanik

“The course was really well presented. Bernadette was full of great information and tips that would never have occurred to me when starting out in a copywriting business. Bernadette’s presentation style is very easy to listen to and I loved listening to all the feedback on everyone’s assignments as there was so much more to learn from the live examples. Loved Bernadette’s style of presenting. She is engaging, witty and while still imparting lots of information.”

Stephanie Smith

“It was indeed a course which proved more valuable than I could have ever imagined! Bernadette is such an engaging tutor and learning from her is made so easy thanks to her warmth and knowledge. I’d tell anyone who was interested in doing an AWC course that they would get more than their money’s worth. Somehow, they manage to squeeze in the perfect amount of knowledge into the perfect amount of time.”

Donna Webeck

“Bernadette is just fabulous, and I enjoyed every minute. She would make an amazing mentor. I loved this course and the Copywriting Essentials course and would sign up for more courses with Bernadette in a heartbeat. Bernadette has a way in teaching and explaining that actually builds your confidence at the same time. I find her conversational approach great. It’s super easy to enrol. There is a great balance between learning a good amount of information and not taking too much time, which is brilliant for busy people”

Brooke Crawford

“Bernadette is obviously very knowledgeable and successful. Her sincerity in wanting to impart all she could to ensure her students’ success was palpable. That is a rare commodity these days.”

Elizabeth Allen

“Bernadette was thorough, explaining everything clearly to help me understand how to build a business from scratch. I liked that what she felt was important was the most emphasised aspects, and she was genuinely excited that she was passing this knowledge on to others. I learned so much, it is worth every penny. Don’t you think your contribution as a writer is worth investing in? AWC will help to shape and hone your abilities with informative, insightful and fantastic courses, all designed to get you WRITING!”

Sasha Beattie

“There was lots of great information presented in an interesting way. I loved the course – Bernadette was knowledgeable and interesting. The course was great for any freelance business not just copywriting. I found myself quoting tips from Bernadette to my freelance friends. AWC have practical courses with interesting and knowledgeable tutors. I wouldn’t go anywhere else.”

Melanie Campbell

“The Australian Writers’ Centre is my first choice for writing courses. In fact, I’ve now completed my fifth course through the centre. The instructors are all experts in their field. The content is practical, relevant and well-informed. The online course interface is simple to navigate. And the courses are broken into easily digestible and logical chunks. The Australian Writers’ Centre makes learning so enjoyable.”

Kate Jeremiah

“I loved the way the course content was provided, Bernadette’s conversational tone was very pleasant to listen to and her feedback very detailed, and positive. Would definitely recommend”

Rachel Ryan

“I really enjoyed the open and honest feedback and that the tasks basically set up my website for me. Bernadette was experienced and honest. The Australian Writers’ Centre has great courses that are led by experts in the industry.”

David Cooley

“Bernadette is very knowledgable and her feedback is great for growth. The Australian Writers’ Centre has great online courses and their support is great. Definitely check them out!”

Holly Beauchamp

“I really enjoyed Bernadette’s knowledge, she gave concise and usable feedback. Just do the course.”

Robyn Ball

“I found that the homework tasks were motivating and Bernadette was a total pro.”

Alison

“I did the course as I wanted to have all my I’s dotted and T’s crossed before I launched my site. I was surprised I knew as much as I did already but it was validating to realise I was on the right track. Bernadette is very knowledgeable. I enjoyed her chatty, supportive style. It was really helpful to hear examples of her own challenges and how she overcame them. During the course I clicked over from a ‘mates rates’ mindset to a professional – that alone was worth the fee. The How to Build a Successful Freelance Copywriting Business course is definitely a rock solid foundation for anyone wanting to convert their writing skills into an income-generator.”

Jacqueline Cook

“The course was really well-presented. Bernadette was full of great information and tips that would never have occurred to me when starting a copywriting business. Bernadette was engaging and witty while imparting lots of information. Her presentation style is very easy to listen to; I loved listening to all the feedback on everyone’s assignments as there was so much more to learn.I really like the style of the online class, you can fit them in where you have time. Seeing others’ assignments and hearing all the feedback gave me so much more to think about.”

Stephanie Smith

“Bernadette was very knowledgeable and encouraging. I enjoyed reading the work of other students and listening to the feedback. You should go for it, there’s nothing to lose and a lot to gain. Thank you to the Australian Writers’ Centre and Bernadette!”

Carole Ciavarra

“It was a course which proved more valuable than I could have ever imagined! Bernadette is such an engaging tutor and learning from her is made so easy thanks to her warmth and knowledge. I want to do more courses run by Bernadette! I’d tell anyone who was interested in doing an Australian Writers’ Centre course that they would get more than their money’s worth. Somehow they manage to squeeze in the perfect amount of knowledge into the perfect amount of time.”

Donna Webeck

“I absolutely LOVED How to Build a Successful Freelance Copywriting Business. I have enjoyed listening to each module several times. I particularly love Bernadette’s teaching style.”

Megan Slattery