Business Writing Foundations

What topics are covered by the course?

This course provides an essential foundation in the skills of writing in today's business world. You will learn how to structure, organize, and use appropriate language to present your emails, letters and memos to achieve maximum impact with your readers.

Who should attend?

SUITABLE FOR: All Staff and new Supervisors and Team Leaders

What will I be able to do on completion?

By the end of this Course, your will be better able to:
(1) Identify the need for written communication, and which format to use.
(2) Use a clear and concise writing style.
(3) Match your writing style with reader needs.
(4) Organize your ideas to achieve maximum impact.
(5) Apply a range of revision tools to ensure, brevity, accuracy and clarity.
(6) Understand how to use proofreading techniques.
(7) Use peer review to help improve business writing skills.
(8) Apply these skills to produce persuasive and effective memos, letters and emails.

How will I be assessed?

This course comprises online quizzes. No written assessment is required. However, learners are encouraged to submit sample writing to our tutors for feedback.


The content of this course includes:

Understanding when to put it in writing
Using the 4 Step Business Writing Process
Conducting Audience Needs Analysis
Techniques for Organizing your Writing
Rapid Drafting
Revision Techniques and Tools
Writing for Your Reader (Tone and Style)
Writing Professional Business Emails
Writing Professional Business Letters.

Guide Price: 79

Delivery: Online
Category: Written Communication »
Duration: 8 hours
Qualification: Global Management Academy (ILM Qualifying Course)

Search for written communication courses in