Certificate Course in Technical Business Writing for Engineers

The certificate course provides a fundamental description of the necessary steps in planning, drafting, revising, editing and publishing/submitting technical content.

Key Program Information
Categories Continuing Education Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for Contemporary Learners Online Professional and Workforce Development
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes
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Program Description

This class provides a foundation for engineers and other technical communicators who are seeking to be more proficient at writing technical documentation. The certificate course provides a fundamental description of the necessary steps in planning, drafting, revising, editing and publishing/submitting technical content.

The student is introduced to professionally written short and long form business and technical templates. These include business reports; proposals and other types of technical content that an engineer will encounter in the workplace.

The templates provide proven sample documents to build a professional appearing document. Examples may include a proposal of a new project, the development of a specification or performance criteria among many other types of documents used by the engineering community. The student is given access to other sample templates that can be used for class exercises related to the engineering or technical profession.

Depending on what track of study chosen students are required to purchase one or more writing templates from Klariti.com. These include, Business Plan $19.99, Proposal Manager Template $19.99, Request for Proposal $14.99, Software Testing Deluxe Package $49.99,Change Management Form $19.99,Project Management Plan $9.99,Statement of Work $9.99,Technical Writing Template $9.99

Certificate

Advance your career by improving your technical writing skills

Why should you take online courses or get a certificate in technical writing? Job opportunities! Employment in technical writing is expected to grow faster than average over the next few years, offering new career opportunities or advancement. You can choose online courses from basic, intermediate, or advanced non-credit training in technical writing and communication, or courses in specialty areas. You can earn a certificate in technical writing or pick only the course that best fit your needs.

Becoming a better technical writer is easy with our online program:

  • Start anytime! If you prefer, you can begin on a fixed time schedule as well
  • Group enrollments encouraged - learn with your co-workers
  • You can register online - it is quick and easy!

The various technical writing courses and certificates are taught by instructors with more than 20 years of professional, technical, and career training experience. The courses are industry developed, giving you access to the same e-learning business and industry are currently utilizing.