IPEd Editors Conference

The 10th IPEd Editors Conference will be hosted online on Monday 28 June 2021 to Wednesday 30 June 2021.

IPEd Strategic Plan

IPEd Strategic Plan July 2020 to June 2023.

Branch Events

The branches of IPEd host workshops, seminars, member meetings and other events that are open to all IPEd members and non-members. Information and booking details are listed on the Events page of this website.

This guide contains information to help candidates prepare for the 2020 IPEd accreditation exam.

Guide for candidates

The latest version of the Guide for Candidates can be downloaded here in Word and

PDF formats:

The Guide contains information about:

  • the purpose of the exam, recommended editing experience, exam content and structure
  • registration: acknowledgement, receipt, photo ID, candidate number, special needs
  • editing on screen
  • exam day (see below for more detail)
  • marking, results and appeals
  • tips from AEs who have passed the exam.

The exam day information covers:

  • invigilators, critical times and late arrival
  • what to bring, including reference books and bound notes
  • what happens during and at the end of the exam, with information about use of phones and watches, toilet breaks, interruptions, illness, food and drinks.

Find an editor

IPEd has established the Editors Directory. Clients can search the directory for freelance editors using specific criteria. These will identify editors that have specific interests, skills or experience in certain areas.