ESSENTIAL GRAMMAR AND EFFECTIVE WRITING (Ref PM0124)

Duration: 1 day
Venue: In-house or at an agreed location
Cost: £250+VAT per delegate (minimum fee for day £1000.00+VAT)
Discounts for courses with more than four delegates attending
Support services: Post-course e-mail support for 1 year

The Effective Writing and Essential Grammar course is a focused one-day package that covers the major principles of grammar and written business communications. While the morning session works through the most problematic areas of grammar and spelling, the afternoon looks at the entire process of writing high-quality business documents, from initial brief through to final document. It provides a practical introduction to business writing for all abilities.

 

Course breakdown:

 

Morning

  • Introduction to the importance of grammar
  • Homonyms and easily confused words
  • Which word?
  • Punctuation
  • The correct use of apostrophes, colons, semi-colons, quotation marks, hyphens, en rules and other punctuation
  • Common mistakes in grammar and spelling.

 

Afternoon

  • Introduction to effective writing
  • Powerful sentences and paragraphs
  • What sort of writer are you?
  • Writing formal documents for different situations
  • Knowing your audience
  • Techniques for writing more efficiently
  • E-mail challenge.

 

At the end of the course the delegate will:

  • Be able to write clear and authoritative business documents
  • Have a good understanding of the fundamentals of English grammar
  • Know how to avoid common mistakes in writing and grammar
  • Be more confidence in his/her writing ability.

 

To contact us about this course, e-mail info@penrosemcnab.com, quoting the course reference and name and giving your contact details, and we will get back to you to discuss your requirements. Alternatively, phone +44 (0)1792 323925.