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Introduction to PerfectIt

How to use PerfectIt to save time and improve the quality of your editing

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Do you want to save time and improve the quality of your editing? If so, you need PerfectIt! Don't worry if you're not sure what PerfectIt it is or how you might use it in your work. By the end of this course you will:

  • understand what PerfectIt is and what it can do
  • feel confident about using PerfectIt to improve the quality of your documents
  • know how to use style sheets to increase the power of PerfectIt.

The course takes only 60 to 90 minutes to complete. It is ideal if you:

  • write, edit or translate formal documents
  • use a PC (or use a Mac running Parallels or equivalent)
  • have not used PerfectIt before or have used it only briefly.

Your Instructor


Hilary Cadman
Hilary Cadman

Hi, I'm Hilary. I am a highly experienced technical editor and trainer, with a PhD in biochemistry and a masters in science communication. For more than 15 years I have been providing training in writing and editing to organisations and individuals.


Course Curriculum


  Module 2 – PerfectIt in action
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  Module 3 – Running PerfectIt on a test document
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  Module 4 – Creating a style sheet
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  Module 5 – Using the style sheet
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  Module 6 – Exploring other features
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Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.
Is this course useful for PerfectIt Cloud?
No, this course applies to PerfectIt 3, not to PerfectIt Cloud (which has less functionality than PerfectIt 3, but is currently the only version available for Macs, unless you are a Mac user running Parallels or equivalent).
How long does it take to complete this course?
It should take about 60–90 minutes to work through the 7 modules.
Can I dip in and out of the modules, or do I need to work through them in order?
It is best to start at Module 1 and work through to Module 7, because each module builds on the previous one.

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