Plain English Business Writing

Course NumberPEBW2012
Course Fees$550 inc gst
Delivery ModeShort course, 1-on-1, corporate
Course Duration1 day 9-4pm
The expression ‘plain English’ has been adopted by movements in the USA, the UK, Canada and Australia. There are different approaches, but the aim is the same: to simplify all official writing by removing unnecessary obscurity and complexity. This workshop is designed to help you refine your business writing skills and assist you in gaining confidence in the art of plain English .It includes the following planning and writing strategy tools: mind-mapping, CARS (Currency, Accuracy, Relevancy, Sufficiency) analysis, keep ‘em APPI communication styles, the psychology of analysing the audience, the inverted triangle writing technique, and a refresher of Australian grammar and punctuation. The techniques and strategies gained through this program can be used for all types of business writing including letters, emails, submissions, memos, reports, etc.
Learning outcomes
On completion of this workshop, learners will be able to: