Effective Business Writing

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Course Program

Business Writing Skills Training
Course in Melbourne

Effective emails generate fast responses that save precious time. Clear, concise and professional documents improve your workplace productivity. Enhanced writing techniques save you time in drafting documents.

We train you to be a better writer. Our highly interactive professional business writing course teaches practical techniques to help you write persuasive documents that have your readers in mind. Make your writing easy to read, easy to understand and easy to action.

Designed for

You; if you want to improve your essential business writing skills.


In this Effective Business Writing course you will learn how to:

  • significantly reduce your writing time
  • avoid common spelling and grammar mistakes
  • effectively construct sentences and paragraphs
  • write interestingly and persuasively
  • make your documents concise
  • proofread and edit documents
  • write powerful business documents
  • .


The Effective Business Writing training may include (but is not restricted to) any of the following subjects:

  • organising your thoughts
  • writing persuasively
  • using the SWYP method: Start With Your Point
  • confident and active writing
  • readability
  • the secrets of layout
  • proofreading
  • personal action plans
  • .


350 Collins Street, Melbourne CBD


1 day: 9am – 5pm


$ 540 + GST
Lunch, course materials and certificate included.


  • Thursday 14 September 2017
  • Thursday 30 November 2017
  • Thursday 1 March 2018
  • Thursday 24 May 2018
  • Thursday 26 July 2018
  • Thursday 20 September 2018
  • Thursday 22 November 2018

In-house Corporate Training

This course is also brilliant when delivered in-house. Please call 1300 655 098 to discuss.
We customise this course to your needs. We can focus the workshop on emails, reports, proposals, tenders, promotional writing, submissions etc, or a combination of these. We adjust the duration to your requirements.

Business Writing Tips

For Business Writing tips, read our blogs;
On email writing: click here to read the Seven Golden Rules of Email Writing (article)

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Effective Business Writing Testimonials


The Advanced Business Writing course will allow me to improve all of my communication to clients. I highly recommend this course.

The course was exactly what I was after. The facilitator was very engaging and knowledgeable.
April–Dahl Trust

Lynne (the facilitator) was warm and engaging with the group. She was responsive to all questions and brought a sense of humour to the atmosphere.

A very informative and useful course which will set me on the right path in effectively communicating in my day to day job.

Actually learning the business writing style will improve all of my communication to clients. I highly recommend this course.

Anne is an excellent facilitator. Very informative and she has a sense of humour – which is always good in a facilitator.
Gordon–AAA Tourism

Fantastic session – able to apply back at the workplace. Anne was very responsive to questions from the audience.
Lauren–National Australia Bank

It was good to go over the basics again as it has been a long time. Good examples given of how to construct sentences and how to write good emails. Thanks! Really enjoyed the course.
Robyn–Medibank Private

ICML can also deliver this course as an in-house workshop. See what PPC worldwide had to say about a recent event:

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