Business Writing Essentials

We provide a range of nationally recognised qualifications (local government specific) and council-specific non-accredited short courses as well as other professional development training options.

Who should Attend?

Local government employees wanting to refresh or develop their business writing skills. Writing is a key method of communication for most people, and it’s one that many people struggle with. This workshop will provide an overview of the most common business documents including proposals, reports and agendas giving you that extra edge in the workplace.

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain a better understanding of common spelling and grammar issues in business writing
  • Review basic concepts in sentence and paragraph construction
  • Learn to use email professionally and effectively
  • Learn how agendas, email messages, business letters, business proposals and business reports are structured in a professional environment
  • Master techniques for improved proofreading skills
  • Learn how peer reviews can help improve business writing skills
  • Learn guidelines for printing and publishing business writing
  • Gain valuable insight into international etiquette

Short Course details

Short Course Topics
Writing with professional impact
Spelling and grammar
Structuring sentence for effectiveness and readability
Creating paragraphs with persuasive power
Writing meeting agendas
Writing business letters
Writing proposals
Writing reports
Other types of documents
Delivery
Our instructor-led training course provides participants with an interactive session including group discussions, case study reviews and question and answer sessions. Our trainers can customise or tailor the course to your specifications or needs and deliver in-house providing you with a cost-effective and efficient training session.
Duration & location
Our standard structure for this course is 1 full day and can be delivered in any metropolitan or regional area of Queensland. Customisation is available based on individual council requirements.
Fees & Inclusions

Our training course will include:

  • Instructor-led training
  • Statement of Attendance
  • Course Workbook

Upcoming Dates:

Back