Make this the year you join the ranks of editors certified by the Editors' Association of Canada's landmark certification program! Registration is now open for EAC's Copy Editing and Stylistic Editing tests.
- Earn professional recognition of your high level of knowledge and skill.
- Gain a powerful marketing tool and the potential to command a higher salary.
- Assure hiring managers that you meet industry standards for quality of work.
Copy editing and stylistic editing tests are being offered November 16, 2013, in Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Halifax. Register now.
(The Proofreading test and the Structural Editing test will be offered again in 2014.)
Visit EAC's certification website for information on the tests, how to prepare for them and answers to FAQs.
Want Help Preparing?
The Editors' Association of Canada's Certification Study Guides are the primary resources for anyone who wants to become a certified editor. Whether you use the Study Guides for independent study or in a study group setting, you'll learn more about the knowledge, skills and judgment required to earn your EAC certification credentials. The Study Guide for each skill area includes tips for test preparation, a practice test and answer key.
"I found it heartening to have my skills validated by an external measure. The process of preparing for certification was also valuable, giving me the occasion, motivation and many of the tools for a productive bout of professional development."
Laura Cappello Bromling
Certified Copy Editor