United Kingdom
Dates flexible
Course Type
Professional Training Course
Yes (Details)
Course Fee

Course Overview

Reports are documents which both give a reader information and ask the reader to do something with that information. Reports can be used to suggest new ideas and options to ask people to accept a point of view to influence decisions to ask people to make choices between alternative recommendations. Therefore a well-structured and well written report can be a very influential document. A report will usually follow a simple format which can be identified over and over again as you look through reports written by academics agencies or individuals. This course will give you the skills needed to Plan and Prepare yourown reports.

Who should take this course

Heads of Departments. Office Heads. Secretarial Staff. Those whose jobs include writing reports and/or memos.



Course content

Module 1 - Back to basics:

  • The importance of written communications.
  • Barriers to good communication.
  • English grammar.
  • Proofreading skills.
  • Common mistakes.

Module 2 - Professional written communications:

  • Planning and preparation.
  • Structuring your work.
  • Guidelines for composing written communications.
  • Avoiding cliches.
  • Tone and style.
  • Layout and presentation.

Module 3 - Writing letters:

  • Improve your note-taking system.
  • Preparation.
  • Drafting.
  • What to write and how.
  • Improving your relationship with the reader through writing.

Module 4 - Report writing:

  • Setting objectives.
  • Sorting information. Writing the report.
  • Style and presentation.

Module 5 - Persuasive communications:

  • Consider your audience.
  • Choosing the best words.
  • Phrases that work.
  • Avoiding biased sexist and damaging language.
  • Delivering bad news.

About Course Provider

London Training for Excellence offer a wide range of training courses in London for organisations and individuals who wish to advance their skills and knowledge in the business world. With a great training centre in London, London TFE have everything that is needed to understand the basic needs of a business. Each course focuses on the ‘real-life’ issues a business could face and how to tackle them with ease.

London TFE have a team of enthusiastic leaders and instructors who share a passion for education and want to deliver that same passion to every individual who wish to take a business to succession. Each training courses London encourages individual to aim high and reach their full potential.

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