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Report Writing | Training Course

Write clear, concise reports that convey your message effectively, free from ambiguity.
Improve the clarity and structure of your business communications and report writing.

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Report Writing | Training Course

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What will I learn?

  • Who is your audience?
  • Choosing the right tone
  • Simplify language and sentences
  • Structure reports effectively
  • Edit and proof your work
  • Free digital course assets
  • Free helpdesk support for 28 days
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How good is the course?

  • Average Score 4.7 out of 5
  • Delicious lunch provided
  • Certificate of Achievement
  • 107 reviews



Section one

Planning the message
• Planning what you have to say
• Who is your audience?
• Generating ideas
• Overcoming writer’s block
• Meeting the needs of your audience

Structuring your writing
• The essentials of business writing
• Structuring your message
• Different report writing styles (ie persuasive, informative, evaluative, technical)
• Choosing the correct tone for your audience and message
• Models to use
• How to rewrite a piece for a different audience

Section two
• Exercise: Following the brief given by the trainer, delegates re-write the given report sample for a different audience.



Section three

Writing concisely
• Identifying the key messages in long documents
• Simplifying your language so your written English has maximum impact

Creating clear messages
• Guidelines for clear messaging
• Measuring the clarity of your written work
• Examples of what works and what doesn’t
• Critiquing professional business writing techniques

Editing and proofing
• The importance of mistake-free work
• Editing and proofing techniques

Section four
• Exercise: Re-write/edit a piece of your own business writing (ie a page from a report, email, or other business communication). Using the techniques and methods you’ve covered during the course, how can you improve your work?

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"Checking the IT support beforehand I thought was good"
Guy's & St Thomas NHS Trust
5th February - Report Writing

Latest Reviews



"Engaging with participants and keeping audience intrest. Patsy was great and super positive."
RSM International
  • 16th November


"Really excellent content with plenty of time allowed for questions and exercises on knowledge learnt."
Northern Powergrid
  • 16th November


"Making sure that all participants felt comfortable, gave us enough time to finish the exercises and Patsy was very encouraging, even when I got stuff wrong! Thanks Patsy!"
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  • 16th November
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