Proofreading Online Training Course

Proofreading Legal Documents


Typos and other grammatical errors in your documents will undermine people's confidence in you as a lawyer. That's why it's so important to proofread every document before it goes out, whether it's a contract, a letter of advice or just a quick email.

Developing a keen eye and the ability to accurately proofread your documents, will reduce costly errors and save a great deal of time.


Our online proofreading course for lawyers will give you a structure and range of tips for better proofreading. It includes plenty of exercises to test how good you are at spotting errors and a downloadable reference with tips at the end of the course.

You can work through the modules of the course at your own pace. You can stop at any time. The next time you log-in you will be prompted to restart the course at the place you left off.

As a result of this course, you will:

  • understand the importance of proofreading
  • demonstrate improved proofreading skills
  • deal quickly and efficiently with common problems
  • produce accurate documents

Course Content

Proofreading a legal document is a critical skill if you want to produce clear and high quality correspondence. When drafting a letter, contract or court document, even the most minor of errors or omissions could have dire consequences to the meaning of the document.

As a result of completing our proofreading e-learning course you will:

  • Be able to identify the common problems for proof-readers
  • Learn proofreading tips for dealing with
    • Emails
    • Long documents (contracts, agreements, statements)
    • Checking the numbers and calculations
  • Participate in four test-yourself exercises
  • Take a final scored exercise to evaluate your progress
  • Have access to our proofreading tips in a PDF download



1.5 hours


Perfect for anyone working within a law firm who is looking to improve their proofreading skills. From senior lawyers to bid writers, this business course will improve everyone's proofreading abilities.

If you want to buy multiple subscriptions for our proofreading online training course please contact Kath Kinch.

Format Options

We can also provide this course as a Professional Skills Course Elective and onsite or live remote training.



To discuss how our Proofreading Online Training Course can help, contact Linda Moran at:
Phone: 0114 273 8300
Email: Linda@KinchRobinson.com