Open workshops — professional development for individuals

Advance your career by learning to think and write clearly and effectively. Choose from a huge variety of writing topics, from introductory to advanced, to suit every sector, industry, and type of document.

You’ll love our hands-on, skills-focused workshops that help you get the job done.

What our workshops offer you

Name Duration Price Next Running
Writing essentials
Business Writing 1 day From $495.00 31 Oct 2017
Business Writing Refresher 1/2 day From $345.00 Register interest
Editing and Proofreading 1 day From $495.00 23 Nov 2017
Effective A3 Reports 1/2 day From $295.00 30 Jan 2018
Grammar Guidelines for Business Writers 1 day From $495.00 21 Mar 2018
Health Information Lab: deliver or write health information that’s easy to take in and use 1 day From $595.00 Register interest
Infographics: Telling stories with pictures 1 day From $495.00 5 Dec 2017
Marketing Me: Write a CV that employers want to read 1/2 day From $345.00
Minute Writing 1/2 day From $295.00 7 Nov 2017
Peer Review 1/2 day From $345.00 22 May 2018
Proposals: Writing to Win 1 day From $495.00 8 Feb 2018
Report Writing 1 day From $495.00 26 Oct 2017
The Foundations of Plain English Each module should take an hour From $195.00 Online activities
Web Lab: Writing for the web 1 day From $675.00 21 Nov 2017
Specialist writing
Clear Law: From legalese to reader ease 2 half-day sessions From $595.00 11 Apr 2018
Technical Writing Lab: Communicate specialist expertise with clarity 1 day From $675.00 22 Nov 2017
Writing Effective User Manuals and Instructions 1 day From $495.00 1 Mar 2018
Writing when English isn’t your first language
Perfecting Your English Each module should take an hour From $195.00 Online activities
Professional Writing for Migrants: Writing for business when English isn't your first language (1-day) 1 day From $595.00 4 Apr 2018
Professional Writing for Migrants: Writing for business when English isn’t your first language 3 weekly, half-day sessions From $650.00 1 Nov 2017
Public relations and media
Connect and Communicate 1/2 day From $245.00 28 Mar 2018
Create a Powerful Communications Plan 3 sessions from 9am to 12.30pm From $1,035.00 Register interest
Presentation Skills 1/2 day From $345.00 28 Nov 2017
Writing Media Releases 1/2 day From $345.00 7 Mar 2018
Critical thinking
Critical Thinking Lab: From clear thinking to clear writing 1 day From $675.00 22 Feb 2018
Productivity
Advanced Reading 3 half-day sessions From $775.00 2 Nov 2017
Short and sweet series
Blogging for Business 1.5 hours From $175.00 Register interest
Email Essentials 1.5 hours From $175.00 Register interest
Social Media for Business 2 hours From $195.00 14 Nov 2017
Personal coaching
Coaching for non-native speakers of English From $625.00 Coaching package
Coaching for small groups From $1,750.00 Coaching package
Executive mentoring From $625.00 Coaching package
Personal coaching — document skills From $625.00 Coaching package
Plain English Awards
2017 Plain English Awards From $25.00