Technical Writing: An Introduction

Technical Writing: An Introduction

This two-day Technical Writing course is designed for people who prepare technical documentation as part of their role but might not be trained writers.

Next delivery: Autumn 2019


Course Outline

Our Technical Writing course offers techniques for clear, concise, and persuasive writing to communicate key messages. This will be of benefit whether your focus is on user manuals, technical guides, internal processes, training material, product information documents, or general reports.

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Audience Analysis

Develop audience-centric content.

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Fix grammar/punctuation errors.

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Style Guides

Apply style guides to support consistency.

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Information Gathering

Interview subject matter experts.

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Present material clearly.

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Use images and graphics effectively to support comprehension.

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Structure content effectively.

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Use templates to increase efficiency.

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Develop editing and reviewing cycles.

Who is This Course For?

If you answer “yes” to any of the following, our Technical Writing course will be of
value to you.

Technical Background

Have you a technical background, and in your current role do you need to create clear and concise documents on behalf of your team or department?

Lean Documentation

Do you need to create lean documentation that clearly addresses the needs of your users?

Non-Technical Background

Do you have a non-technical background, and in your current role do you need to generate technical documents for your team or department?

Review/Copy Edit

Do you need to review and copy edit technical documentation generated by other team members?

Our Expertise

Our courses are designed to give you practical hands-on experience in the most relevant areas of content development. We provide:

Expert Trainers

Our trainers are experienced technical communicators who engage in open discussion on your specific issues and provide invaluable tips for creating lean, simple documentation that clearly addresses the needs of your audience.

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Industry Knowledge

We can support you in understanding and meeting the challenges of regulatory requirements and quality standards for your particular industry.

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We can invest time upfront in asking questions and listening to your specific needs and then tailor our training material to ensure any course we deliver contains the most appropriate content for you.

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Added Value

Beyond training, you can benefit from availing of some of our other services: technical or business writing, editing and proofreading, information design, or project management and consulting.

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Improve your writing, editing, and documentation skills.



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Our Technical Writing course includes practical exercises, key takeaways, and additional resources that maximise learning outcomes, helping you to:

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Write more confidently.

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Create technical content that is easy to understand.

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Improve the professionalism of your documentation.

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Enhance content quality, consistency, and usability.


Our business is technical communication and our trainers are:

  • Experienced technical communicators
  • Qualified in Training Delivery and Evaluation, QQI level 6
  • Adept at facilitating and encouraging discussion on client-specific issues

Beyond training, you can use our technical writing, editing, information design, and documentation consulting services to fully benefit from our expertise and knowledge of best practices.

Technical Writing Trainer

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Date: Autumn 2019

Duration: 2 Days | 9.00am - 4.30pm

Location: TBC

Full price €700/person | Register your interest now to avail of 10% discount