This online course is ideal for: Anyone who wants to write and edit in business with more confidence and clarity
Learn the 11 golden rules of business writing
Explore the business writing DOs and DON’Ts
Get templates to improve your documents
Work smarter with practical tips and exercises
Transform your workplace writing!
“All of the tools in this course are so practical and I printed out cheat sheets to have near my desk. The Business Style Guide is also amazing and such a great resource. This is a course that should be done by absolutely everyone who spends any time at a desk, sending emails, writing documents etc. It’s so worthwhile.”
– Michelle Muir, Professional Business Writing graduate
Using AWC’s proven methodology, you will equip yourself with new writing skills that will last you a lifetime. You’ll discover the exact framework you should follow to structure your message clearly. And you’ll take the guesswork out of your writing.
During the course, you'll cover:
And much more.
What’s included in your online course?
“This course exceeded my expectations. The course was concise, enjoyable and informative. I highly recommend the course and it has proven to be excellent value for money.”
Kescia Ball, Professional Business Writing graduate
This is one of AWC’s 35+ “self-paced” online courses. But what does that mean? Allow us to explain:
|KNOWLEDGE:||Thanks to our step-by-step guide to business writing.|
|CONFIDENCE:||You’ll be able to write with confidence and have the skills to write clearly and concisely.|
|By knowing the process, you’ll write much easier and quicker.|
|SKILLS FOR LIFE:||These skills are transferable to any job that you have now or in the future.|
“It made me realise that if I get the basics right my writing will improve. Very practical and useful. No waffle.”
Julie Rippon, Professional Business Writing graduate
PLUS – OUR ONLINE STYLE GUIDE AT YOUR FINGERTIPS
This course also includes bonus access to the online version of our fantastic ready-reference Australian Business Style Guide (valued at $49) – the reference point for settling your style and grammar questions – and created specifically for Australian workplaces.
Q: I already have fairly good writing skills. Will I learn anything new?
A: This course is designed as a useful “refresher” for those who are already fluent and confident in written and spoken English – as well as a learning tool for those that seek to fill in the gaps. In particular, you’ll learn how to apply the principles to your own documents – making it relevant for anyone looking to get an edge.
Q: What kind of role does this course suit?
A: The skills taught in this course aren’t job specific – they’re fundamentals that can be applied to creating various documents, that anyone from management to front desk might need to produce in their role. They’re also skills that you will last a lifetime.
Q: Who created this course?
A: Our Professional Business Writing online course has been created by Australian Writers’ Centre CEO, Valerie Khoo – who also narrates each lesson. As you work your way through the course, you’ll also meet Paul – who introduces each section on screen.