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Certificate in Professional Technical Communication- Portfolio

Expand your knowledge of technical documents and methodology to advance your techniques in technical writing for the workplace. Practice planning strategies to engage your audience and purpose while creating effective documents. Start today.

Key Program Information
Series Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes
Next Session Register anytime!
Delivery Format Online

Expand your technical writing portfolio with advanced techniques

Whether you’re a new or experienced technical writer, this course works to advance your writing styles and competencies related to reports, proposals, studies, manuals, and other communications. Apply principles in organization, guidelines, and correspondence to expand your abilities in technical writing. You will conclude the course with a well-versed portfolio of professional documents.


What you will learn:

  • Fit a targeted strategy to your writing purpose
  • Expand writing styles and abilities
  • Engage task and audience analysis
  • Revamp new and existing documents
  • Strengthen marketable skills

 This certificate course must be completed within the specified time period noted at time of enrollment. Extension fees are applicable beyond the end date.

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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.



UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education partners with JER Online to provide affordable, non-credit continuing workforce courses and industry developed certificates in the area of Technical Writing and Human Resources.

*Listing of partners does not represent endorsement by UW-Eau Claire Continuing Education/Extension.

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