What will I learn?

This one day course has been designed to help you improve your business writing skills.

The course

  • Explains why effective business writing is so important
  • Identifies negative consequences of poorly written communication
  • Identifies your target audience and their requirements
  • Describes different purposes for business writing
  • Planning with clear objectives in mind
  • Selecting correct templates for business cases and proposals
  • Formatting and structure your business writing using appropriate terminology
  • Reviewing your use of grammar and punctuation
  • Deleting unnecessary words so content is unambiguous and concise
  • Identifying different proof reading techniques
  • Applying the skills learnt to practical work based scenarios and case studies

    What are the benefits for employers?

    An essential element of customer service (whether internal or external customers) is providing professionally written business communications including letters, emails, business cases or reports. Professionally written, accurate, succinct and understandable communications are vital to ensure information is not misinterpreted and problems and issues are resolved.

    Entry Requirements

    There are no formal entry requirements and this course is aimed at anyone who has to write business communications.

  • Fees:


    Level of Study:



    • 03/03/2020 - (VQIBWS/FC05)
    • 07/05/2020 - (VQIBWS/FC04)


    Sparsholt College, SO21 2NF


    09:00 - 16:30