Professional Writing Skills

1 Day
Bristol (Clifton) 28th Jun 2021
19th Jul 2021
5.5 hours

Course Overview

NEW!! PTP has introduced a new product called Face-to-Face Live. This is where the delegate can log on from anywhere and attend a live training session. Delegates can either join our public course dates (limited to a maximum of 10) or you can arrange a 1-2-1 or a session just for a group of your colleagues even if they are all working from home. Click here for full details. To see forthcoming public course sessions for this course look at the dates to the right of this page.

The aim of this one-day professional writing skills course is to help participants develop their skills, so that they can convey their messages clearly and concisely in writing and make the appropriate impact on their readers.

This Professional Writing Skills course is available throughout the UK.

CPD Value 5.5 Hours

Course Locations

Professional Writing Skills London
Professional Writing Skills Manchester
Professional Writing Skills Nottingham
Professional Writing Skills Birmingham
Professional Writing Skills Bristol
Professional Writing Skills Edinburgh
Professional Writing Skills Leeds

This course is worth 5.5 Continuous Professional Development hours.Learn more about CPD


09:30 - 09:45 Coffee & Course Objectives

09:45 - 10:45 You are a reader too

10:45 - 11:15 Writing for the reader

11:15 - 11:30 Coffee break

11:30 - 12:00 Planning and preparation

12:00 - 12:30 Writing task

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch break

13:30 - 14:00 Plain English and accurate grammar

14:00 - 15:15 Writing task

15:15 - 15:30 Tea break

15.30 - 16:30 Review of writing task

16:30 - 16:45 Summary & Action Plans Agreed


Great trainer.

Zain Ghafoor. CPiO Limited

Helpful, interesting, interactive. Got answers to my questions.

Rimante Luyten, West London Waste Authority

Tools simple and easily implemented.

Valerie Cranston, Xafinity Consulting

Enjoyed the course. Beneficial for role.

Grainne O'Reilly. Xafinity Consulting

Taught me things I didnt know I needed to learn.

Allan Douglas-Munn, Xafinity

Thank-you for showing us skills we can put into practice!

Lynsey Dunnachie, Xafinity

Was more than just a writing course. Good values to use in everyday communications.

Ashley Ghiloni, Xafinity

Good highlighting of reasons behind factors affecting understanding and response.

John Webster, Xafinity

Very good, I would recommend for my staff.

Alison Boach, Total Hygiene Limited
The trainer was very interesting and adapted the course fully to the needs of my role.
Jane White, Shelter
Very high standard of training. A course that will be effective in future report writing.
Martyn Walker, CPP Ltd
Very well run course.
Junior Hewit, CPIO
Good, clear, practical advice.
Anna lawson, CPP
Surprised at how you do not think that your document could be flawed!
Roger Cole, CPIO Ltd
Thoroughly enjoyed the course.
Nick Atkins, CPIO Ltd
Course was very useful & practical, trainer was very effective.
Alex Swallow, Office of Judicial Complaints
Good course, engaging, useful and easy to understand. Good use of examples and lots of discussion which was helpful
Anisa Mumtaz, Nottingham Trent University
John thoroughly enjoyed his training and came back raving about how good it was ! Thank you for your time and I'm sure we will be using PTP again in the future.
Vicki McAllister, Amino Communications Ltd


  • Ability to evaluate and improve written material
  • Ability to plan and structure documents to meet needs of readers
  • Ability to use plain English and avoid grammatical errors
  • Ability to produce written materials which meet agreed quality criteria
Live Virtual Training
In-Person Training
Book your place on one of our online courses...
19th Jul 2021
Full Day
19th Aug 2021
Full Day
20th Sep 2021
Full Day
19th Oct 2021
Full Day
19th Nov 2021
Full Day
8th Dec 2021
Full Day
...or create a training session that suits you using one of the options below.
Private Virtual Training
1-2 delegates £580.00
Each additional £80.00
1-2-1 Virtual Training
Per session£550.00
U-Choose Virtual Training
Per delegate£280.00
Book your place on one of our scheduled courses...
28th Jun 2021
Bristol (Clifton)
20th Jul 2021
19th Aug 2021
27th Aug 2021
27th Sep 2021
5th Oct 2021
22nd Oct 2021
8th Nov 2021
...or create a training session that suits you using one of the options below.
Inhouse Training
1-5 delegates £1,200.00
6-10 delegates £1,650.00
Each additional £100.00
1-2-1 Training
Per session£600.00
U-Choose Training
Per delegate£480.00
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