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Letter and Report Writing Skills


Business writing is often technical and complex and can make special demands on an author. That’s where our business writing skills training workshop comes in.

In today’s high-tech world, where remote working more and more common, good communication and writing skills are more critical than ever. E-mail speeds up our communication, but makes it more important than ever for us to make our messages both clear and appropriate in tone.

This interactive business writing skills training workshop provides practical help and guidance to develop these skills.

Course Content

  • Introduction and objectives
  • Writing
  • Effective communication
  • Planning and preparation
  • Structure and sequence
  • Reports as management tools
  • Using technology to write reports
  • Illustrating reports
  • Proof reading
  • Personal action plan for further development of skills

Learning Objectives

  • Organise and structure documents logically to make them easy to read and understand
  • Use English which is concise and accurate
  • Use vocabulary, punctuation, tense and sentence construction to achieve the required style and tone of the document
  • Write in a style appropriate to the readership of the document
  • Use an appropriate layout style to improve the presentation of reports
  • Plan and prepare notes constructively
  • Reduce the time taken to produce letters by making the first draft more effective
  • Evaluate the written document

Ready to book?

Simply complete the booking form with your details and a member of our team will be in touch with the next available dates. 

Any questions?  

If you’re not quite sure if this course is suitable or are looking for further information, call our team on 0117 244 7221.