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Report writing masterclass

Report writing masterclass

@ Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce 40 George Street Edinburgh MIDLOTHIAN None EH2 2LE

26th February, 2020 09:30-16:30 Training 195.00-250.00
This course will help delegates produce concise and effective business documents.   The course will cover different types of documents including client reports, management reports and technical summaries. 
The course will cover objective setting and structuring the document as well as writing techniques, language and presentation.  Delegates are welcome to bring examples of their own documents to use as worked examples during the course.

Who should attend
The course is designed for staff who produce business documents either for internal or external use. Managerial, professional, sales and technical staff from all industry sectors will all benefit.   

Learning Outcomes
Course Aim:  Improve report structure, content and style
  • Planning your report - the different types of reports and what they are used for
  • Structuring your report - structuring for impact; titles, sub-headings and numbering systems
  • Writing style and language – the right style and tone; using plain English; editing and feedback
  • Design and layout - dealing with technical or specialist information; graphics, illustrations and photos
Trainer Profile
Anne delivers training to companies of all sizes and in all sectors.  She has an excellent track record of helping companies communicate key messages to internal and external audiences. 
Anne’s courses are fast-paced, interactive and highly productive.  She is skilled at working with all experience levels and helping individuals learn within a group situation.
With professional accreditations in Knowledge Transfer, Anne draws on over 20 years’ experience of training.  Anne started her career in engineering and retains a pragmatic and efficient style of working which results in easy-to-use tips during her courses. 

“Thank you for your valuable training.  The day was interesting, engaging and by far the best course I’ve ever been on”.  Gail McPhail, Section Engineer, Foster Wheeler Energy

“Your training has helped our staff produce reports which the clients want to read.”  Dr Brian Millington, Managing Director, TUV SUD NEL

“My reports are now shorter AND more focused.   They’re easier to produce and I no longer dread having to start writing.  Thank you.”  Colin Porteous, Owner, TSI Scotland.

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