The Basics of Technical Writing

The Basics of Technical Writing is a live, online, customizable course that is designed to enhance writing skills and enable individuals to develop in their technical, business, and professional writing in English. Learners are provided with instruction, activities, and coaching opportunities to develop the tools, methods, and strategies for engaging in technical writing projects. It includes thorough lessons on grammar and usage to improve overall comprehensibility, fluency, and confidence for writing in English in business and professional contexts.

Build your skills in The Basics of Technical Writing

Expressing oneself clearly, effectively, and confidently in English continues to be important in personal, professional, and business contexts. Advances in technology, internet communication, and international travel have made it easier for people the world over to communicate in English, collaborate, and coordinate on a regular basis in personal and professional contexts.

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  • Duration
    2 Weeks
  • 1 hour
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The Basics of Technical Writing at American English SDCI provides learners with the following:

  1. Foundations of technical writing,
  2. The difference between technical writing and business writing,
  3. Technical writing techniques,
  4. Methods and strategies for goal setting, audience analysis, and objective setting in technical writing,
  5. Techniques for using appropriate language and tone in technical writing, and
  6. Practice opportunities for the application of technical writing skills in English.

Course Features

The Basics of Technical Writing course is customizable to meet the specific needs of each learner. The course has the following features: online materials, writing assignments, quizzes, live classes, practical application opportunities and exercises, post-training assessment and feedback.

Every learner can customize and build a personalized action plan collaboratively with a trainer by adding and availing themselves of any number of course features as desired.


  • Foundations of Technical Writing
    • What is Technical Writing?
    • The importance of Technical Writing for businesses and consumers
  • Characteristics of Technical Writing
  • Steps in Technical Writing
  • Types of Documents in Technical Writing
  • The Technical Writing Process

Learning Outcomes

Throughout the duration of The Basics of Technical Writing course, learners will continue to:

  • Gain foundational knowledge on technical writing skills in English
  • Work towards mastery of communication skills, strategies, and techniques for technical writing in various business settings
  • Become conscious and aware of their own communication strengths and points for improvement
  • Express ideas clearly and confidently to explain, narrate, and support arguments
  • Write different types of documents that utilize technical writing
  • Demonstrate learnings during practical application exercises and scenarios
  • Apply knowledge in writing for various workplace everyday situations through exercises, activities, and real-life scenarios


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