Online course overview

Online courses 

Timing and cost  3 x 2 hour sessions (6 hours), $380, plus GST

Materials  After you have registered we email you a set of written materials for the session.  More importantly, you can use this resource back in the "real world".

Course content

To maintain momentum and participant focus, we schedule the 3 sessions on 2 consecutive days.

Day 1   Session 1   

10.00 am to 12:00 pm   Melbourne time
  • The voice of the brand in technical, professional writing
  • The myth of the so-called professional writing voice
  • Plain language: what it means ― and what it doesn't mean
  • The plain language standard ISO is developing
  • Language: words and sentences ― tips, traps and guidelines. 

Day 1   Session 2

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm     Melbourne time
  • Language: words and sentences ― tips, traps and guidelines,  continued
  • Interactive writing exercise.
Day 2   Session 3
11:00 am to 1:00 pm   Melbourne time
  • Recap Day 1
  • Structure: techniques and options
  • Design
  • A final group rewrite exercise that captures the key principles explored through the training.

Optional one-on-one coaching