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Short Story Writing Course

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Duration: 184 Minutes
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This short story writing course is the perfect resource for any aspiring story writer to learn the art of crafting compelling stories, developing rich characters, and making a lasting impression on readers.

This Course At A Glance

  • Accredited by CPD UK
  • Endorsed by Quality Licence Scheme
  • Learn to have the required mindset for creating stories
  • Recognise the importance of self-belief and goal-setting and implement the same in the story
  • Understand how to get an idea for a story
  • Learn to implement subject, genre and scope in the story
  • Be able to understand the 7 steps for story creation
  • Realise how to have a particular tone and style in a story
  • Know how to plot a twist in the story so to make it interesting
  • Learn to build a templet for the story
  • Understand how to present your story perfectly
  • Learn to format your story for Kindle

Why Short Story Writing Course right for you?

This online short story writing course is designed by experts to help you create engaging stories for kids. You will also learn the basics of creating stories by having a fixed mindset and setting goals by taking this comprehensive online course. This extensive short story writing course will also help you focus on genre, subject, scope and ideal to create a compelling storyline. With this online course, you will be able to write your own story and edit it as per the requirements.

By the end of the short story writing course, you will gain the skills and knowledge required to create and write beautiful stories. You will also be able to develop interesting moral stories for small kids after finishing this online course.

You can also check out our Mini Fiction Writing Course to gain skills in writing mini-fiction as well.

Short Story Writing Course Details

CPD Certification Service
CPD certificates are accepted by thousands of professional bodies and government regulators here in the UK and around the world. Many organisations look for employees with CPD requirements, which means, that by doing this course, you would be a potential candidate in your respective field.


Quality License Scheme Certificate (20% off)
The Quality Licence Scheme is a brand of the Skills and Education Group, a leading national awarding organisation for providing high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries.


  • Introductory Lecture


  • Who Am I to Run This Course
  • It’s All About Mindset
  • What Tools Do You Need to Succeed.


  • Self Belief
  • Goal Setting

The Basics

  • Subject Matter
  • Genre
  • Scope
  • Getting Ideas

Construction Time

  • The 7-Step Story Generator
  • Characters and Character Creation
  • Creating Protagonists
  • Character Motivation and Interactions
  • Story and Setting
  • The 5-Point Story Structure
  • Style and Tone
  • Point of View & Tense
  • Plotting and Your Twist
  • Building a Template

Introduction to Scrivener

  • All Hail Scrivener.

Part Four: Writing Your Story

  • The Opening Paragraph
  • Fast Writing
  • The Second Draft & Editing for Story
  • Polishing Your Final Edit

Part Five: Submitting Your Work 6 Lectures

  • Presentation is the Key
  • Rejection
  • Rights & Payment
  • Formatting for Kindle
  • Conclusion

This flexible online short story writing course is a must for those who work around kids and teach them. This popular children’s storybook writing course is beneficial for those who are willing to learn the fundamental aspects of story writing and formatting it for Kindle.

  • There are no academic entry requirements for this children’s storybook writing course, and it is open to students of all academic backgrounds.
  • However, you are required to have a laptop/desktop/tablet or smartphone and a good internet connection.

This children’s storybook writing course assesses learners through multiple-choice questions (MCQs). Upon successful completion of the modules, learners must answer MCQs to complete the assessment procedure. Through the MCQs, it is measured how much a learner can grasp from each section. In the assessment pass mark is 60%.

Endorsed Certificate from Quality Licence Scheme

Endorsed Certificate
After successfully passing the MCQ exam you will be eligible to order the Endorsed Certificate by Quality Licence Scheme. The Quality Licence Scheme is a brand of the Skills and Education Group, a leading national awarding organisation for providing high-quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. It will give you a competitive advantage in your career, making you stand out from all other applicants and employees. There is a Quality Licence Scheme endorsement fee to obtain an endorsed certificate which is £65.

Certificate of Achievement from Lead Academy

CPD Certificate
After successfully passing the MCQ exam you will be eligible to order your certificate of achievement as proof of your new skill. The certificate of achievement is an official credential that confirms that you successfully finished a course with Lead Academy. Certificate can be obtained in PDF version for £12, and there is an additional fee to obtain a printed copy certificate which is £35.

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CPD is globally recognised by employers, professional organisations and academic intuitions, thus a certificate from CPD Certification Service creates value towards your professional goal and achievement. CPD-certified certificates are accepted by thousands of professional bodies and government regulators here in the UK and around the world.

Although QLS courses are not subject to Ofqual regulation, they must adhere to an extremely high level that is set and regulated independently across the globe. A course that has been approved by the Quality Licence Scheme simply indicates that it has been examined and evaluated in terms of quality and fulfils the predetermined quality standards.

For CPD accredited PDF certificate it will take 24 hours, however for the hardcopy CPD certificate takes 5-7 business days and for the Quality License Scheme certificate it will take 7-9 business days.

Yes, you can pay via Invoice or Purchase Order, please contact us at info@lead-academy.org for invoice payment.

Yes, you can pay via instalments at checkout.

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No, there is no age limit for online learning. Online learning is accessible to people of all ages and requires no age-specific criteria to pursue a course of interest. As opposed to degrees pursued at university, online courses are designed to break the barriers of age limitation that aim to limit the learner’s ability to learn new things, diversify their skills, and expand their horizons.

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