Technical Writing 101

In this two-day course, you will learn the basics of technical writing.

Learn how to effectively analyze your audience, gather information from subject matter experts, and create a variety of technical documents.  We’ll discuss processes, tasks, and best practices for technical documents. This course includes a workshop, during which you will develop and review sample technical documents.

Contact us to learn more about on-site training and consulting services.

Technical Writing 101 Course Outline

The Technical Writing Process

  • Analyzing the Audience
  • Gathering Content
  • Working with Subject Matter Experts

Technical Writing Tasks

  • Creating Document Outlines
  • Explaining Processes
  • Using Visual Aids
  • Formatting Documents

Technical Writing Workshop

  • Understanding the User Interface
  • Using Templates
  • Writing Software Instructions
  • Writing Policies and Procedures
  • Writing Drafts
  • Developing Content
  • Creating a Table of Contents
  • Creating an Index
  • Conducting Document Reviews
  • Revising Documents

Expand upon these skills in Technical Writing Project Essentials.

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