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Effective Technical Writing

at Global Knowledge - West Loop

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West Loop, West Side
500 W Madison St
Btwn N Clinton & Canal Streets
Illinois City, Illinois 60661
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10

What you'll learn in this writing class:

Improve your technical writing without compromising your technical message!

If writing technical information and effective memos, letters, reports, manuals, instructions, documentation, specifications, or proposals is a tough proposition, this technical writing course is for you. In this intensive three-day seminar, you will learn proven technical writing approaches and techniques that you can apply back on the job to achieve successful written technical communications. Bring a current project and get one-on-one feedback.

Your technical writing will improve as you learn to:
  • Organize your material by purpose and audience
  • Write with greater clarity and precision in less time
  • Present complex technical information simply
  • Know the purpose of your writing before you begin
  • Recognize the needs of your audience
  • Use illustrations
  • Produce final drafts to make the right impression with your superiors
  • Develop the technical writing skills you need to present complex, technical information in documents, reports, proposals, and e-mails with precision and impact.
What You'll Learn
  • Basics of good technical writing
  • Understanding the needs of your audience
  • Planning and organizing the project
  • Overcoming writer's block
  • Selecting the appropriate format for your audience
  • Preparing manuals, proposals, and documentation
  • Sentence structure and powerful word usage
  • Essentials of electronic writing
  • Simplifying complex information/edit and revision techniques
  • Incorporating graphs, charts, and tables
Who Needs to Attend

Engineers, scientists, IT/computer personnel, R&D and other technical personnel, as well as business professionals at all levels

Follow-On Courses

  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills: A Seminar for IT and Technical Professionals
  • Introduction to Information Technology (CompTIA Strata IT Fundamentals)

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Notice of cancellation must be submitted 16 business days prior to class.


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