Effective Report Writing

Effective Report Writing


Learn the basic techniques for preparing professional looking minutes and reports. The effect of these communications can be significantly enhanced if they are presented in a clear, concise and readable format.

Course Outline

This course consists of 7 modules
Module 1The Basics of Communication in Writing
Ten Steps to Good Business Writing
Module 2Why have a Report?
Readers’ Expectations
The Readers’ Perspective
Module 3Setting clear Objectives
Structure the Report (Beginning, Middle, End)
Module 4Preparing to Write the Report
Research prior to Preparation
A Systematic Approach – Six Stages
Module 5The Rules of Report Writing
Revising & Editing
Module 6The Power of Language
Dealing with Numbers
Module 7The Presentation of the Report

Effective Report Writing

Who should attend?

Secretaries, Personal Assistants, Staff submitting tenders & proposals, Junior & Middle Managers.

Course Prerequisite



1 Day


R1 595,00 (excl. VAT)


  • Comprehensive Manual
  • Lunch & Refreshments (not applicable to on-site training)
  • Electronic Certificate (on successful completion of the course)
  • Electronic Trainer Feedback Report
  • Electronic Delegate Feedback Questionnaire
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Effective Report Writing

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