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Book this course in London for 5 Feb 2019. Cost £395Book a private course

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Effective Business Writing – Training Course Outline

Most people write business documents on a daily basis: emails, reports, meeting summaries, minutes or other business correspondence. Learn how to create business documents in Plain English that say what you mean and achieve the results you want. This document writing training course not only covers the basics of how to improve your writing skills but also how to achieve the right result from your written correspondence.

What you will learn on this business writing training course

By the end of the course, you will know how to:

What our customers say

“I was very impressed with Giulia. She was very knowledgeable and presented in a friendly yet precise style. The course content was excellent.”

KA, George Wimpey Plc.

“Very useful and excellent documentation.”

SR, Accenture

“The course was interactive and the examples were relevant. The module on passive vs active was particularly helpful.”

RB, Tenon Group plc

How we deliver the business writing course

It is available as an open course in London or a private tutor-led course at your premises.

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You also have the option of:

Our open courses in London

We deliver our Effective Business Writing course at venues in central London, all easily accessible by public transport. All the rooms have natural daylight, independent air conditioning and free Wi-Fi.

If your journey into London means an early start, don't worry; on your arrival you can have a light and tasty breakfast of fresh bread, pastries, cereals and fruit. Throughout the day there's an endless supply of freshly brewed coffee and speciality teas as well as chilled water, fruit and homemade snacks.

Business Writing Training Course Contents

Core content you will cover on a one-day intensive course

1. General principles of business writing

2. Good writing techniques for business correspondence

Pre-Course Questionnaire

When you book we send you a questionnaire which we ask you to return to us before you attend the course. This enables our Trainers to assess your needs in advance.

3. Writing emails

4. Writing reports

5. Writing agendas, minutes or meeting summaries

Want Something a Little Different?

Give us a call today and we will tailor a course to suit you!

6. Editing your work

Supplementary content you will cover on a two-day interactive workshop

7. The BASDELL business writing model

8. Managing emails

9. Gathering and sifting information

10. Writing letters

11. Avoiding common problems with grammar and punctuation

Book Now!

For details of timetabled courses, see the schedule.

To reserve your places you can book on-line, book a private course or call us on +44 (0)844 445 7743.

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