merger merger

Welcome to your new course portal!

On October 15th, moved to - which means you can now find all your favourite courses right here. Don't worry - you can still do all the things that you could do before.

All you need to do is search.

Show as: Mobile

High-Impact Business Writing

Emphasis Training Limited
Course summary
1 day
Corporate Training for Teams
Next available date: We can run this course remotely – on a date you choose. Enquire for details. - Online courses
Course Dates
United Kingdom
Date arranged around you. Enquire for more information  (English)
Online courses
We can run this course remotely – on a date you choose. Enquire for details.  (English)

Course description

High-impact business writing in-house course

This in-house High-impact business writing course will help your teams write internal and external documents and communications that are clear and effective. From documents, letters and reports to bids and emails, writing is a constant in any business's operations. This bespoke in-house course addresses the unique needs of each team or company, and improves their members' writing skills. 

This course is taught with a learn-by-doing approach, allowing your team to practise new skills in real time. Your team will learn to write in a way that is organised, confident and impactful. Delegates will work in small groups and receive individual support to brush up on their grammar, and learn techniques for warding off procrastination and writers' block and writing in a way that is reader-focused and audience-appropriate.

The course includes a pre-course writing analysis and post-course support for each participant and is designed to be specific to the writing requirements of each team or company. That means using relevant examples and homing in on the writing techniques that matter most. 

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course is designed for teams and companies who wish to improve their written internal and external communication This course is highly customisable and delegates of all writing capacities are welcome. 

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Upon completion of this course, your team will have acquired the knowledge and skills required to write clear and effective written communications and documents. 

Training Course Content

In designing course content, Emphasis Training will create a training programme that is tailored to the specific writing needs and style of each team or company. For reference, the following is a sample course outline.

1. Introduction
2. Why good writing pays off
3. Putting the reader first
4. Having a clear objective
5. Building a persuasive argument
6. Getting started

  • Overcoming writer's block
  • Assembling the facts

7. A logical structure

  • Making the information flow
  • Meeting (all) readers' needs

8. Intros and endings

  • Building rapport quickly
  • Making endings memorable

9. Improving readability

  • Reader-centered writing
  • Make your writing active
  • Writing in plain English
  • Structuring your sentences for easy reading

10. Effective letters
11. Making the most of email
12. Confident grammar
13. Perfect punctuation

Why choose Emphasis Training Limited

Running tailored training and consultancy since 1998

More than 60,000 delegates from 6,000 organisations worldwide

Delegates rate our training 9/10, with an average NPS rating of 64


Emphasis Training in-house training programmes provide teams and companies with training solutions which are both customisable and cost-effective.   

Included in course fees

  • Pre-course writing assessments
  • Post-course coaching

*This training programme is suitable for groups of 4 or more delegates. 

Get Inspired! Watch the Video


About provider

Emphasis Training

Emphasis Training – business-writing training and consultancy trusted by over 6,000 organisations and 60,000 delegates worldwide.

With over 20 years of experience delivering business-writing and communication-skills training, Emphasis has built an unrivalled reputation, reaching over 60,000 satisfied delegates across the globe. Today, everyone from individuals to entire companies can learn effective business writing and communication skills...

Read more and show all courses with this provider

Request info

Fill out your details to find out more about High-Impact Business Writing.

  Contact the provider

  Get more information

  Register your interest

Contact info

Emphasis Training Limited

130 Queen's Road
BN1 3WB Brighton East Sussex

 Show phone number


Average rating 4.8

Based on 9 reviews

N. Juffs
Wendy is a fantastic trainer who listens well to everyone. Everything is explained well and the exercises completed really help your understanding.
P. Macauley
The presenter was engaging and kept it interesting and relevant for us all.
C. Swanson
I thought of all the resources (writing book, The Write Stuff, and bookmark) will be very helpful for my job. I also liked the interaction throughout the programme – it kept me focused and engaged.
Request Information

Find out more about this High-Impact Business Writing course - simply fill out your details:

Course rating
Based on 9 reviews
U.K. L&D Report: 2019 - Benchmark Your Workplace Learning Strategy

Are you curious about the L&D strategies of some of the U.K.'s top companies?

Find out what they're up to in's second annual U.K. L&D Report!


Learn more

Be Inspired - watch the videos
Case Study
Demystifying legal speak at Nabarro

Nabarro, a leading commercial law firm, implements a plain English campaign.

Read more
The King's Fund gives its writin...

The King's Fund chooses Emphasis to improve their overall writing standard.

Read more

Similar Courses