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Technical Writing Essentials

Learn the essentials of technical writing, technical reports, and professional communication with this online course.

Publisher: BCcampus OpenEd
This free online technical writing course will teach you the basics of technical writing and communication. You will study the main conventions and characteristics of technical writing, the complexity and iterative nature of a writing process, and the importance of knowing your audience and writing specifically to meet their needs. You will also learn how to apply strategies to enhance clarity and readability, and more.
Technical Writing Essentials
  • Duration

    1.5-3 Hours
  • Students

    15,741
  • Accreditation

    CPD

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Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

In the course Technical Writing Essentials you will learn why, in our increasingly technological and internationalized workplaces, communications skills are among the most sought-after competencies employers require of job candidates. Every job posting you see will almost certainly ask for candidates with excellent communication skills, and the ability to work effectively in teams. The ability to communicate clearly and effectively in written, verbal, visual, and interpersonal contexts is vital for success and advancement in the workplace.

No matter how brilliant or innovative an idea maybe, if it is not communicated clearly and promoted effectively to the right audience, it will not become a reality. The course introduces you to the key elements of professional style, technical document design, collaboration, oral presentation, and research skills needed to design productive workplace technical documents and presentations for a variety of purposes and audiences.

This course will be of great interest to those wishing to pursue a career in technical writing or for any professional technical writer who wishes to improve their ability to develop workplace documents and presentations for a variety of purposes and audiences. So, why wait? Start learning how to improve your technical writing skills to become a technical writer today!

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