LS course - International Presentation Skills Training

Would you like to improve your ability to produce accurate, clear and reader-friendly written communication?  Our Professional Writing Skills course is for anyone who needs to write reports, proposals, emails or other professional documents and would like to improve or refresh their writing skills.  You will learn how to structure your documents and develop practical writing techniques to enable you to produce clear and effective written communication.

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Very useful for reminding colleagues of the need to be concise and to think about the reader

- Catherine Simes - Office assistant FAO

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  • Location:

At our training centre in London or at your premises.

  • Format:

In-company group
Public course (dates & bookings)

  • Course duration:

1 day

  • Group size:

Public courses: maximum 10
In-company courses: maximum 12

Who is it for?

All professionals who produce written communication at work: 

  • Admin staff
  • Researchers
  • Auditors
  • Customer service professionals

What will you take away?

  • A clear process for producing effective written business communication
  • Practical techniques for writing clearly and concisely
  • A checklist for editing and proof reading your own written communication
  • A structure that will ensure your message gets read

Course content, methodology and trainer

Course content

Professional Writing Skills can be tailored to meet your and your organisation’s needs but content typically includes: 

  • Audience analysis: who is your reader?
  • Planning and structure: for emails, reports and proposals
  • Using plain English: language choice, active vs. passive voice, simple construction
  • Techniques for writing briefly and clearly
  • Grammar and punctuation refresher
  • Editing and proof-reading skills
  • Live practice and feedback
  • Action planning and next steps

Training methodology

This is a practical and interactive course which will allow you to practise your writing and receive feedback from your trainer and peers. You will learn through exercises, quizzes, and group discussion and take away practical writing techniques to use in your work.

Course trainer

All our writing trainers have extensive experience of business writing and editorial combined with many years of training professionals and organisations to write more effectively

We regularly asses our trainers to ensure that they deliver high quality training that is meaningful, engaging and participative.

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