Included in our advanced technical communication training course
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This course covers the advanced new writing techniques emerging in software-related technical communication.
Past clients for the previous classroom version of this course included technical communicators from Citrix, GE, IBM UK, Lloyds Banking Group, Sage plc, Schlumberger, Tekla and Visa International.
Who is this course for?
This course is for anyone involved in technical writing who is:
- Having trouble convincing others of the value of their work
- Dissatisfied with the performance of their documentation
- Wanting to create better, more effective user documents
- Wanting to learn the new writing styles emerging in technical communication
- Needs to manage software documentation projects
If you want to discover new approaches to technical writing, this advanced course is right for you.
Recommended by the ASTCThis course is recommended by The Australian Society for Technical Communication and The Technical Communicators Association of New Zealand to their members.
About the course
The online course comprises eight modules, which you can complete at your own pace. The course modules are delivered over the Web in small, manageable video presentations.
Introduction and exercises (8:53)
The traditional approach (4:05)
Why change? (11:44)
Trends – Onboarding and voice (19:33)
Trends – Pathfinder topics (4:08)
Trends – DocOps (2:35)
Trends – Analytics (7:54)
Bonus content (25:16)
Professional certification as a technical communicator - Technical Author qualificationsCherryleaf’s training courses can help you become a Junior, Certified Member or Certified Fellow of the Institute of Scientific and Technical Communicators (ISTC). The ISTC is the national professional body for technical communicators in the UK. It has members around the world. Junior Members, Members and Fellows are certified by the ISTC through a vetting process, with Members and Fellows entitled to use the initials MISTC or FISTC after their names. All ISTC members have a responsibility to maintain their professional competence through Continuing Professional Development (CPD). Cherryleaf’s courses can help demonstrate you are extending and updating your skills.
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