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Report Writing | Training Course

Learn to write clear, concise reports that convey your message effectively.
Discover techniques that will improve the clarity and structure of your reports.


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Report Writing | Training Course

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What will I learn?

  • Plan effectively for your audience
  • Structure your writing for clarity
  • Write concisely for maximum impact
  • Create clear and effective messages
  • Edit and proofread for mistake-free work
  • Free digital course assets
  • Free post-course helpdesk support
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How good is the course?

  • Average Score 4.8 out of 5
  • Delicious lunch provided
  • Certificate of Achievement
  • 166 reviews

Section one

Planning the message

• Planning what you have to say

• Who is your audience?

• Generating ideas

• Overcoming writer's block

• Meeting the needs of your audience

Structuring your writing

• The essentials of business writing

• Structuring your message

• Different report writing styles (ie persuasive, informative, evaluative, technical)

• Choosing the correct tone for your audience and message

• Models to use

• How to rewrite a piece for a different audience

Section two

• Exercise: Following the brief given by the trainer, delegates re-write the given report sample for a different audience.

Section three

Writing concisely

• Identifying the key messages in long documents

• Simplifying your language so your written English has maximum impact

Creating clear messages

• Guidelines for clear messaging

• Measuring the clarity of your written work

• Examples of what works and what doesn't

• Critiquing professional business writing techniques

Editing and proofing

• The importance of mistake-free work

• Editing and proofing techniques

Section four

• Exercise: Re-write/edit a piece of your own business writing (ie a page from a report, email, or other business communication). Using the techniques and methods you've covered during the course, how can you improve your work?

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"Brilliant training, thorough, helpful, and engaging"
Pro Bono Economics
  • 29th May

"It was really great. The centre is a lovely place to visit, all the staff were delightful and the course was great! Thank you!"
Pro Bono Economics
  • 29th May

"All. Very informative course and great trainer, I learnt a lot. Thanks!"
Pro Bono Economics
  • 29th May