D: Use of effective communication and interpersonal skills.
|Manchester||14 - 15 May 2019||2 days||TRWEMA||
Book by 14 March for the Early Bird rate
|London||25 - 26 September 2019||2 days||TRWILO||
Book by 25 July for the Early Bird rate
|Bristol||20 - 21 November 2019||2 days||TRWLBR||
Book by 20 September for the Early Bird rate
Terms and conditions of booking.
Early Bird (two months in advance) £749
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Early Bird (two months in advance) £899
N.B. Prices subject to VAT
All those aiming to improve their technical writing skills, especially engineers and technical editors.
With each course limited to just 12 people, you’ll be able to get your questions answered. Plus the tutor can better tailor training to group needs and provide you with one-to-one feedback on your writing.
A mix of teaching, group exercises and workshops means you can put your learning into practice.
Communication via reports
• Identifying the readers of a report and their objectives
• Defining the writer’s/report’s objectives.
Three aspects of reports
Effective use of structure, content and words.
Style and usage in reports
Analysing the content of technical report extracts and suggesting improvements.
Stages of effectively preparing a report.
Report structure, format and presentation
How to structure the component sections of a report.
Writing types and their characteristics
We’ll look at other kinds of technical documents. What we look at will depend on group needs, but could include:
• business cases
Balance and emphasis
Prioritising content, organising into sections and sub-sections and devising headings.
Writing summaries for initial impact.
Ahead of the course, delegates are invited to submit a short report or technical document they have written (although this is not compulsory). The tutor will review these documents and discuss with delegates individually.
Checking your report
Effective methods for editing and checking documents.
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Specification Writing - this one-day course is aimed at anyone who has not written a specification before, or has and wants to improve their specification writing skills. It covers the end-to-end process stages with practical tips on the best methodologies to apply.
Communicating for Success - this introductory session looks at the different ways that we can communicate with people to ensure a productive, harmonious and trusted working relationship is maintained.
If you would like to book 5 delegates or more on to this course you may benefit from having this course delivered in-company.