SETC Training844-434-7382
 Find a Course: 
 
Programming TrainingMicrosoft TrainingMS Office TrainingServer TrainingManagement TrainingNetwork TrainingAbout UsContact Us

Business Skills Training


Our instructor was top notch, great personality and wide area of knowledge. Documentation was well laid out and easy to use/comprehend
Comment from Mxi Technologies

1. Title

  • Technical Writing for IT Professionals using Microsoft Word (STEWR, 2 days)
    View PDF

2. Course Pre-requisites

  • Previous Experience in a Business Environment

3. Target Audience

  • Business Professionals who want to improve their technical writing skills

4. Dates and Pricing


2 People for Guaranteed Live or Virtual Delivery $1,150.00 per person

5. Outline

Module 1: Fundamentals of Technical Writing

Topic 1: The Writing Process

Topic 2: Understanding your Writing Style

Topic 3: The Path to Clarity and the Elimination of Ambiguity

Topic 4: The Active and the Passive Voice

Topic 5: Wording: Precision versus Ambiguity

Topic 6: Writing Technical Documents: Eliminating Jargon

Module 2: Planning the Document

Topic 1: The Difference between Educational and Technical Documents

Topic 2: Defining the Purpose and Goals of the Document

Topic 3: Using Style Guides

Topic 4: Defining the Document Structure

Topic 5: Using Storyboarding for Long Documents

Topic 6: Overview of the Document Production Process

Topic 7: The Art of Clarifying Complex Concepts

Topic 8: Dealing with Technical Elements in an Audience Appropriate Way

Module 3: Transitions and Flow

Topic 1: The Whole Document

Topic 2: Transition Words and their Impact on Flow

Topic 3: Using Headings and Sub-Headings

Topic 4: Using Numbered and Bulleted Lists

Topic 5: Using Parallel Structures

Topic 6: Using Paragraphs

Module 4: Effective Writing

Topic 1: Understanding Purpose, Goals and Target Audience

Topic 2: The Importance of the Target Audience

Topic 3: Beginning and Endings

Topic 4: Subject Headings

Topic 5: Directing the Message to the Reader

Module 5: Effective Topics

Topic 1: Topic Overviews

Topic 2: Using Images in Text

Topic 3: Using Graphs and Images

Topic 4: Ensuring Effective Intra-Topic Flow

Module 6: Debrief – Reviewing the Process

SETC Training on LinkedIn follow @CTESTraining Follow us on Facebook
  Programming Training
  Microsoft Training
  Network Training
  Management Training
  Server Training
  Microsoft Office Training
Site developed and authored by Jean-Marc Choquette