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Member discounts

 

Looking for savings on training opportunities, office supplies and resources? Editors Canada is pleased to offer great discounts to members and student affiliates.

Training

We've been hard at work fostering relationships with other organizations and exploring potential partnerships that will benefit our members and affiliates. Events hosted by other organizations are great opportunities for Editors Canada members and affiliates to learn new skills while expanding their networks.

Association of Registered Graphic Designers (RGD)
Editors Canada members register for RGD webinars at the webinar partner rate, and will receive RGD member rates to attend relevant RGD events where possible. 

Canadian Translators, Terminologists and Interpreters Council (including all its member associations)
Editors Canada members register for CTTIC conferences, webinars and online training courses and other mutually agreed training and development services at the same price as CTTIC members.

Chartered Institute of Editing and Proofreading (UK)

  • Members of Editors Canada can register for CIEP conferences at a 10% discount.
  • Members of Editors Canada can register for CIEP online training courses, and other mutually agreed training and development services, at a 25% discount.

Editorial Freelancers Association (US)
Members of Editors Canada can register for EFA conferences, webinars and online training courses and other mutually agreed training and development services at the same price as EFA members.

Editors Canada national conference
The highlight of our year is our national conference, held each spring. The weekend event offers 30 to 40 programmed sessions spread out over three days, which are led by experienced presenters and panelists from across Canada. Editors Canada members and student affiliates always register at discounted rates. (Register by the early-bird deadline for even greater savings!)

Editors Canada seminars
Many of our branches and twigs offer member discounts for local training. Visit the branch or twig nearest you to learn more.

Editors Canada webinars
Since 1979, Editors Canada has been delivering high-quality, local training for editors at every stage of their careers. Now you can get your professional development online with Editors Canada webinars. Editors Canada members and affiliates save 30% on webinars and webinar recordings.

Institute of Professional Editors Limited (Australia)
Editors Canada members register for IPEd conferences, webinars and online training courses and other mutually agreed training and development services at the same price as IPEd members.

Ordre des traducteurs, terminologues et interprètes agréés du Québec (OTTIAQ)
Editors Canada members may register for OTTIAQ events, conferences, lectures, webinars, professional development services and online training at the preferential rates provided by OTTIAQ for its members, where such rates are available.

The Society for Editing  (ACES) (US)
Editors Canada members register for ACES conferences, webinars and online training courses and other mutually agreed training and development services at the same price as ACES members. (Not applicable for free member events.)

Editing supplies and tools

Chicago Manual of Style Online
The Chicago Manual of Style Online is free for Editors Canada members and student affiliates via the association website.

Editors Canada members and student affiliates can also get 20% off new and renewing individual subscriptions (as well as any expired past subscriptions) for CMOS Online. Further discounted one-, two- and three-year terms are available.

Cultural Human Resources Council
Join CHRC free as an affiliate member and take advantage of discounts on HR reference material and tools.

JSTOR digital library
Editors Canada members save 25% on an annual access plan to a digital library of more than 1,900 academic journals.

Oxford Reference Online Premium Collection
The Oxford Reference Online Premium Collection is free for Editors Canada members and student affiliates. Access over 500 Oxford titles for free through editors.ca!

PerfectIt
Editors Canada members save 30% on PerfectIt, software designed for to help identify the mistakes spelling and grammar checkers fail to find.

The University of Chicago Press
Editors Canada members also receive a 20% discount on all University of Chicago Press (UCP) imprint books purchased from the Chicago Manual of Style Bookstore or the UCP home page. Members can find the 20% discount code in the members-only section of this website.

Insurance

Professional liability for Editors Canada members through APOLLO Insurance
APOLLO is an insurtech company that delivers a people-first insurance experience by offering clients comprehensive, custom policies. Through time-saving technology and a deep understanding of the communities they serve, APOLLO is making professional liability insurance effortless.

This product is available in all Canadian provinces and territories, except Quebec. Editors Canada will continue to look for a product for members in Quebec.

Professional certification and proficiency testing

Editors Canada professional certification
Is this the year you'll become a certified editor? Editors Canada members save up to $200 on our landmark professional certification program.

Editors Canada Editing Essentials
Ready to launch your editing career? Wondering how to let employers know you've got what it takes?

Editors Canada is pleased to announce a new test to assess knowledge of the basics of editing and to provide a qualification for entry-level editors. Editors Canada Editing Essentials evaluates basic competence in the areas of structural editing, stylistic editing, copy editing and proofreading.

Unlike Editors Canada Professional Certification, which recognizes highly experienced editors who are already the masters of their craft, Editing Essentials is intended for editors at the beginning of their careers. Editors Canada members and student affiliates save 25% on registration.