Cherryleaf’s business and technical writing training courses

A range of business and technical writing training courses

Many people need to create instructions for end users, but they’ve never had any proper training in how to do this. They might need to develop online Help, procedures, API reference, UI text, user guides or training courses.

Are they doing a good job? How could their content could be better? Often, they don’t know.

You can choose from affordable online courses, classroom-based training courses, podcasts or workshops in technical communication, content strategy, and written business communication.

You’ll improve your skills, and become more confident in your abilities.

If you’ve been involved in technical writing for some time, our advanced courses are an ideal way to develop your skills, and keep them up to date. They are a great way to keep learning and improving yourself.

Technical Author/Technical Writer/technical writing training course

Our foundation course

Learn to write like a professional technical communicator. This course teaches you the fundamentals of technical writing, and helps you understand your role as a Technical Author (or similar position).

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Two course bundles

Two courses at a discounted price

We offer bundles that contain two courses at a discounted price.

Each bundle contains the technical Author/technical writing online training course – with reviewed assessments, feedback and a certificate.

Intermediate/Advanced technical communication training course

Write like the best professional technical communicators. Manage your projects with less stress. Be on top of the latest trends and technologies.

Cherryleaf’s intermediate/advanced technical communication skills course provides you with access to a collection of online modules in technical communication, under a low cost monthly subscription plan.

You pay for it for as long as you need it. You can stop when you want, and the subscription will finish at the end of that month. It’s a good way to maintain the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) required by technical communication societies.

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It contains:

For API documentation projects

For larger or more complex documentation projects

For Software as a Service documentation projects

General topics

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Other technical communication courses

Using generative AI in technical writing

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Planning and creating content for customer onboarding

Cherryleaf’s elearning course on content for user onboarding gives you the foundations for onboarding new customers in an effective way. The course includes exercises and model answers for the delegates to complete and review.

Creating screenshots and images for user guides (free course)

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Trends in technical communication (free course)

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This course covers the new trends emerging in software-related technical communication.

Writing courses for developers

Writing courses for Support staff

This course teaches Support staff the key skills of technical writing. This enables you to create content that helps users solve problems for themselves.

Client testimonials

Good trainer, approachable. Good ideas to take forward.

Karen T. Care Agency Gibraltar Writing policies and procedures training course

It was inclusive and interactive. Ginny was well prepared about our current practice, and had tailored the session to our needs.

Steve V. Care Agency Gibraltar Writing policies and procedures training course

Definitely sending colleagues on this course!

Lizzie H. Works for a charitable school Writing policies and procedures training course

Great course! Definitely recommend.

Lynsey H. Works for a manufacturer Writing policies and procedures training course

It was really informative, and Ginny is a very engaging trainer.

Alice L. Bromley Council Writing policies and procedures training course

A really engaging and informative course. I will be able to use a lot of what went through today in current internal policy development.

Victoria S. Works for a charity Writing policies and procedures training course

Thank you for a really good training course! You were obviously so knowledgeable about the subject and presented everything clearly and in a logical order. The pace was just right with breaks and partner working. Asking people to share answers and thoughts kept it interactive and us all engaged. The feedback from the rest of the team is positive and although we all have slightly different roles, we each got something out of the training.

Rebecca Y Policy Officer at a Housing Association Writing policies and procedures training course

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Where we teach our public classroom courses

Cherryleaf’s classroom courses are held at Savoy Place, London WC2R. This is close to the Strand and Waterloo Bridge.

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