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Effective Writing for Engineers Online Course

The seven modules of this writing course teach the basics of clear and succinct writing. Each module takes roughly 30 minutes to complete.

Course Details

Course Description

If you or your team needs to write better engineering documents, but don’t have the time to attend a customized workshop, our online course is the solution! Each module of the course takes roughly 30 minutes to complete and is broken up into 10-15 minute sessions.

Our self-paced, online course features

  • voiced lectures
  • 24/7 availability
  • feedback on writing (some packages also include one-on-one coaching)
  • exercises and quizzes
  • and more!

Course Aims

Strategic Planning and Organizational Skills

Participants will learn how to plan and write effective engineering documents. 

Adopt Precise Language and Construct Logical Arguments

Participants will refine their ability to use language to meet readers’ needs and strategies to drive readers to the desired conclusion.  

Build up various editing and proofreading techniques

Participants will learn how to create flow and to write sentences and paragraphs that are logical. 

Course Structure

Module - 01

Planning the Document

Module - 02

Using Organization to Guide Readers

Module - 03

Writing Readable Documents

Module - 04

Writing Concise, Precise Documents

Module - 05

Using Logic to Build the Argument of the Document

Module - 06

Writing Engineering Reports

Module - 07

Developing Effective Editing and Proofreading Strategies

Our Course Packages

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Frequently asked questions

01. Why Improve Your Technical Writing Skills?

Having strong technical writing skills is crucial. In our technical writing course for engineers, you will learn strategies to communicate technical information that is easy to read and understand.

Clearer, More Concise Documents

You 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

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

Increased Efficiency

When you have the right tools, you’ll write better documents in less time, saving time, money, and resources.

Download a copy of our free Hurley Write eBook, Writing in the Workplace. This workbook is a great supplement and resource and is ideal for reinforcing concepts and helping you apply them.

Our self-paced online business writing course is delivered in 30-minute modules, broken up into 10-minute segments, to ensure the greatest learning retention. Each module includes voiced lectures, cheat sheets, quizzes, key take-aways, examples, and exercises. The with coaching course includes writing options on which participants receive substantive and actionable coaching from one of our experts.

Certificate of Completion:

You’ll receive a certificate of completion.

Learning Retention:

Be sure to visit our quick writing tips for quick tips to help you retain and exercise what you learned.