Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes

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.

Programs in this Series

Advanced Certificate Course in Structured Writing for Technical Documentation

Key Program Information
Categories Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for Contemporary Learners | Continuing Education | Professional and Workforce Development
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes
Description Utilize structured writing and technical documentation techniques to create your own documentation set available to use in your professional portfolio. Learn current trends and best practices in the industry to position yourself towards your career goals.

Advanced Certificate in Technical Writing

Key Program Information
Categories Continuing Education | Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for Contemporary Learners | Online
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes
Description Employment in technical writing is rapidly growing. Start advancing your career by improving your skills, and earn your technical writing certificate. Select courses in writing, communication and specialty areas of your choosing.

Advanced Technical Writing

Key Program Information
Categories Continuing Education | Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for Contemporary Learners | Professional and Workforce Development
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes | Basic Certificate in Technical Writing | Certificate in Technical Writing for Current Technical Writers
Description Gain the expertise and confidence in this online course to market yourself as a technical writer or take on advanced work assignments. Course topics include audience analysis, document design, organization and editing, visuals and research techniques.

Basic Certificate in Technical Writing

Key Program Information
Categories Professional and Workforce Development | Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for Contemporary Learners | Continuing Education | Business | Online
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes
Description Expand your career possibilities in the growing field of technical writing. Develop your language and professional communication skills, enhance training preparation and delivery techniques, and advance technical communication knowledge.

Certificate Course in Technical Business Writing for Engineers

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

Certificate Course in Writing for a Global Market (Instructor-Facilitated)

Key Program Information
Categories Continuing Education | Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for Contemporary Learners | Professional and Workforce Development
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes
Description Write for a global market and apply best practices for international product processes, content development, and adapting services to specific cultures. Sharpen your skills to meet worldwide demands while reaching diverse communities and industries.

Certificate in Professional Technical Communication- Portfolio

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

Certificate in Technical Writing for Current Technical Writers, Editors and Designers

Key Program Information
Categories Continuing Education | Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for Contemporary Learners | Professional and Workforce Development | Online | Business
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes
Description Take your technical writing skills to the next level in this online certificate designed to sharpen your expertise in analysis, effective communication, design principles, and content management.

Intermediate Technical Writing

Key Program Information
Categories Continuing Education | Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for Contemporary Learners | Professional and Workforce Development
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes | Basic Certificate in Technical Writing | Certificate in Technical Writing for Current Technical Writers
Description Sharpen your technical writing skills with online coursework rooted in standard design, instruction writing and audience analysis. Collaborate with the instructor to identify/troubleshoot potential issues in technical writing and gain valuable feedback.

Introduction to Technical Writing for Industry

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

Technical Communication Techniques and Principles for Project Managers

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
Description Improve your technical communication and writing to springboard your project management career. Learn skills to reach comprehensive goals through an interdisciplinary approach and become a successful project manager today. Start now.

Technical Communication, an Introduction for Current Technical Writers, Editors and Designers

Key Program Information
Categories Continuing Education | Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for Contemporary Learners | Professional and Workforce Development
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes | Certificate in Technical Writing for Current Technical Writers
Description Become familiar with the technical communication profession in this online course designed to introduce you to processes, industry needs, and skill sets within the field. Practice technical writing skills from analysis and design to user-testing.

Technical Writing & Communication Industry Certificate - Mastery Level

Key Program Information
Categories Continuing Education | Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for Contemporary Learners | Professional and Workforce Development | Online
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes
Description Showcase your mastery of technical communication and documentation processes. Explore industry standards and cutting-edge concepts to enhance your technical writing skills. Use resources and principles enforced throughout to advance your skill set.

Workplace Experience Certificate in Technical Writing

Key Program Information
Categories Continuing Education | Degrees, Certificates, and Courses for Contemporary Learners | Professional and Workforce Development | Online
Program Type Non-Credit
Delivery Format Online
Series Technical Writing: Online Certificate Programs and Classes
Description Capitalize on your experience to advance your career goals and earn an accredited experience certificate in technical writing. Select a personalized specialty area to add while developing your portfolio work and polishing your professional skills.