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Introduction to Technical Writing for Industry

Explore various areas of a technical writer’s day including professional communication, document design and organization, and audience and purpose in this online course. Become a top notch technical communicator in this growing field. Start today.

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

Become an effective technical communicator today

Want to become a technical writer? Curious where the field is headed? This online course introduces you to the technical writing profession and allows you to dig into your career in communications. Explore planning, writing, editing and testing and receive resources and assignments specific to each area of a technical writer’s day.

What you will learn:

  • Tasks and procedures of the profession
  • Writing and editing instructions
  • Style guide analysis
  • User testing
  • Key terms and emotional competencies for success

No books required! All course materials can be accessed through student usernames and passwords.

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CEU Information

Participants will earn 3 Continuing Education Units ( 30 Contact Hours) upon completion of this program.

Cancellation Policy
We understand life happens. If you need to cancel your registration, please refer to the appropriate vendor for their cancellation policy.
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Standard Fee $335.00


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