“Technical Writing For Engineers” Course

Help your engineers write more targeted documents with technical writing courses for engineers.

Our Courses are Customized for Your Team.

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Engineers are exceptionally intelligent and adept at figuring things out — except when it comes to technical writing. No shame to our beloved engineers — ask any one of them, and most will admit that their writing skills could use a little TLC.

The good news is that, regardless of their writing ability, engineers can (and will!) get better with the right training. Our Technical Writing Course for Engineers is designed to do that. Your problem-solving geniuses can quickly learn to write documents that are targeted, succinct, and concise through our course.

It doesn’t take rocket science to learn technical writing — just an engineer who’s willing to put in the work.

 

Choose How to Take the Course:

In our instructor-led, customized onsite workshop, your team will learn strategies to write effective engineering documents, while receiving opportunities to apply concepts and real-time coaching from the instructor. The onsite workshops are hosted at your facility and offered in one-, two-, or three-day sessions.

Learn more about onsite training here.

Course Objectives:

  • Target readers
  • Devise various organizational methods
  • Choose the appropriate language
  • Write the components of engineering documents and reports
  • Apply logic to create an argument
  • Demonstrate various editing and proofreading techniques

In our instructor-led, customized virtual workshop, your team will learn strategies to write effective engineering documents, while receiving opportunities to apply concepts and real-time coaching from the instructor. These virtual sessions are offered in one-, two-, or three-hour sessions over time.

Learn more about virtual training here.

Course Objectives:

  • Target readers
  • Devise various organizational methods
  • Choose the appropriate language
  • Write the components of engineering documents and reports
  • Apply logic to create an argument
  • Demonstrate various editing and proofreading techniques

Online Training: This course is online and self-paced. Participants have 24/7 access to the modules for 180 days from the date of registration and admins have access to behavioral analytics to ensure their team is participating and completing the course. Each module features voiced lectures, key take-aways, exercises, and quizzes. The “with coaching” option includes coaching on writing and access to an editor for the duration of the course.

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Course Objectives:

  • Target readers
  • Devise various organizational methods
  • Choose the appropriate language
  • Write the components of engineering documents and reports
  • Apply logic to create an argument
  • Demonstrate various editing and proofreading techniques
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My writing has become clearer and more polished, and I think it will continue to improve as I use the things that I have learned in this course. I have also noticed a significant improvement in our other engineers’ writing as well!

Mike C.
- Verified Course Attendee

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What To Expect

Before the Course

  • A deep dive by our analysts into your team’s documents
  • A customized proposal that outlines the topics we propose to cover based on this analysis
  • A discovery/planning call to ensure that our plan meets your vision
  • Pre- and post-class assessment (depending on the package you choose)

During the Course

  • In-class exercises that give participants opportunities to apply concepts
  • Breakout sessions in which participants work collaboratively to apply concepts and solve writing problems
  • Examples of your team’s rewritten workplace samples to illustrate concepts
  • Real-time coaching from the instructor on breakouts
  • Micro-learning sessions
  • Socratic discussion
  • Opportunities for participants to ask questions

After the course

Depending which option you choose, your team can expect:

  • Scores on their’ post-class assessment
  • Access to our digital library, which includes short videos, quizzes, and other resources
  • Access to Option 1 of one of our online courses
  • Office hours, so that participants can meet with the instructor, share work, and get personalized coaching
  • Forums, which is a chat room that participants can use to ask questions and get answers from our team of writing professionals
  • Personalized coaching

Why Improve Your Team’s Technical Writing Skills?

Having strong technical writing skills is crucial. In our technical writing course, your team will learn strategies to communicate technical information so that it is easy to read and understand.

Clearer Communication

Clearer, More Concise Documents

Your team will learn how to include just the right amount of detail, avoid verbosity, and use strategies to guide readers to the appropriate conclusion.

Projects that Meet Deadlines

Your team will spend less time reviewing and editing technical documents, helping maintain project timelines.

Increased Efficiency

When your team has the right tools, they’ll write better documents in less time, saving time, money, and resources.