Clear, logical, and persuasive writing is essential in business and government. Writing effectively means more than just writing correctly. It means developing a sensitivity to the reader’s needs, an awareness of the purpose of a specific communication, and the ability to order ideas and word them for maximum impact and clarity.
Our effective writing classes can be tailored to a range of specific writing situations. We teach all levels, from managers and directors, to analysts and policy writers, to administrative staff. Contact us to have a class customized to your needs.
Develop unified, coherent paragraphs
Write sentences free of awkward constructions
Vary sentence structure to increase reader interest
Use concrete rather than abstract words
Prefer the active voice
Use plain language
18 hours of instruction
Six 3-hour sessions, or a customized schedule. Can be shortened.
Offered online or onsite.
Contact us to schedule.
Online classes are offered in a live, instructor-led, interactive training format. Classes feature screen viewing, screen sharing, audio, and chat. You log in online, and use a standard telephone or a computer headset for the audio component.
"One of the more useful classes I've had on editing and reviewing"
- Substantive Editing Participant
- Policy Writing Course Participant
"Excellent class! The instructor makes the materials easy to understand and gives helpful reference materials. I will refer to them often."
- Copyediting Class Participant
EDTEC Training, LLC
8916 56th Ave.
Berwyn Heights, MD 20740
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Meet our principal editor and trainer, Jennie Ruby.
Ms. Ruby has more than 20 years of experience in training professional writers and editors.