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Business Writing Essentials - Fall 2018

Course number : PDEV-801    Section number : C01
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Course Description:
Business Writing Essentials is a workshop that focuses on key processes and strategies for preparing effective business documents that are professional, persuasive, and will achieve positive results with readers.
 
When you imagined your career in business you probably didn’t consider the amount of writing that this exciting profession would demand. In today’s technical world we are called upon more and more to express ourselves with written documents instead of face-to-face meetings. The first step to getting a meeting with that key person or client is usually a well written, succinct, inspirational business plan or agenda. Business Writing Essentials will use models of effective communication to explore how your decisions about structure, layout, style, and mechanics can win your readers over.
 

Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of Business Writing Essentials, you will:
  • discuss skills and strategies to prepare effective business documents
  • explain and execute different models of communication
  • utilize a variety of layouts and style structures for writing documents
  • feel confident in sending written communication to anyone in your company
  • achieve positive results with readers of your written documents
  • obtain a Recognition of Participation certificate
Prerequisites:
This course has no prerequisites.
 

Notes:
This course can be used toward the 150 hour requirement to obtain Blue Seal Certification. For more information go to, https://tradesecrets.alberta.ca/experiencedworkers/business-competencies/
 
Course materials are included.


Class Details

2 Sessions
Weekly - Tue, Thu

Location
Instructional Building (IB)

Instructor
Variety of Instructors 

Tuition 

$225.00

Registration Closes On
Saturday, September 29, 2018 @ 12:00 AM


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
10/2/2018 - 10/4/2018 Weekly - Tue, Thu 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM Lethbridge, Instructional Building (IB)  Map Variety of Instructors  ClassRoom