Technical Proposal Writing (e-Learning) (7 hrs)

Course Code: C-TPWT-09

*Online Course*

In-Company Training

This course will impart the necessary knowledge and skills for technical report writing skills. The course is structured such that participants will learn to look out for an appropriate style, tone and format of writing, express their points coherently, and to consistently produce sharp, focused and concise written work. They will also pick up skills to vet common writing errors and to convincingly share these ideas with their peers. At the same time, participants will be able to understand the characteristics of proposals and ensure that their writing is suitable for the format.

  • Understand the essential of technical writing
  • Learn how to write clear, concise, correct and complete work proposals
  • Be able to write a variety of technical proposal documentation, such as tenders and bids

The fundamentals of effective technical proposal writing

  • What is technical writing?
  • What is a proposal?
  • The fundamentals of good technical writing
  • A few useful rules of punctuation, grammar, abbreviation and capitalisation

Principles of technical communication 

  • The approaches to writing – voice, direct and indirect
  • Words and phrases commonly used in technical writing

Tone in writing 

  • Using appropriate words and phrases to improve tone in writing
  • Keeping ideas as a statement of fact instead of personalising them
  • Focusing on the solution instead of the problem

 Review proposal samples

  • Applications of proofreading and vetting techniques
  • Identifying the pros and cons of the proposal
  • Understanding what the characteristics are between proofreading and vetting

Proposal writing tools and techniques

  • Identifying the proposal writing structure and organisation
  • How to do systematic planning (formal and informal templates) such as 4P’s, AIDA, IMPACT in the writing process
  • How to enhance the proposal by using graphic representation such as tables, graphs, pie charts, etc

Participants will learn through lectures, self-analysis, group discussion, brainstorming, learning from a partner, and interactive exercises.

This course is designed specifically for individuals to master new and specific techniques that will help sharpen their writing skills. It will help participants to produce a higher standard of written submissions, and to understand that good writing is, and should not be difficult.

Duration : 2 Half Days (3.5 hrs per half day) / 1 Full Day (7 hrs)
Time (Half Day Session) : 9:00am – 12:30pm
Time (Full Day Session) : 9:00am – 5:00pm

Course Fee : $180.00
Nett Fee Incl. 7% GST : $192.60

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Key Benefits
  • Understand the essential of technical writing
  • Learn how to write clear, concise, correct and complete work proposals
  • Be able to write a variety of technical proposal documentation, such as tenders and bids
Course Contents

The fundamentals of effective technical proposal writing

  • What is technical writing?
  • What is a proposal?
  • The fundamentals of good technical writing
  • A few useful rules of punctuation, grammar, abbreviation and capitalisation

Principles of technical communication 

  • The approaches to writing – voice, direct and indirect
  • Words and phrases commonly used in technical writing

Tone in writing 

  • Using appropriate words and phrases to improve tone in writing
  • Keeping ideas as a statement of fact instead of personalising them
  • Focusing on the solution instead of the problem

 Review proposal samples

  • Applications of proofreading and vetting techniques
  • Identifying the pros and cons of the proposal
  • Understanding what the characteristics are between proofreading and vetting

Proposal writing tools and techniques

  • Identifying the proposal writing structure and organisation
  • How to do systematic planning (formal and informal templates) such as 4P’s, AIDA, IMPACT in the writing process
  • How to enhance the proposal by using graphic representation such as tables, graphs, pie charts, etc
Learning Methodology

Participants will learn through lectures, self-analysis, group discussion, brainstorming, learning from a partner, and interactive exercises.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed specifically for individuals to master new and specific techniques that will help sharpen their writing skills. It will help participants to produce a higher standard of written submissions, and to understand that good writing is, and should not be difficult.

Course Details

Duration : 2 Half Days (3.5 hrs per half day) / 1 Full Day (7 hrs)
Time (Half Day Session) : 9:00am – 12:30pm
Time (Full Day Session) : 9:00am – 5:00pm

Course Fee : $180.00
Nett Fee Incl. 7% GST : $192.60

Contact us for more information.