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Writing Reports and Proposals

TRAINING COURSE

Writing Reports and Proposals

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COURSE TRAINERS

Andrew Badham

Kerrin Badham Kirstin S Bosworth
Nadia Williams-Naidoo

Details

A course on writing effective reports and persuasive proposals.

Workshop objectives include:

  • Learn the value of good written communications.
  • Develop paragraphs that introduce, connect, develop, and conclude some part of an idea.
  • Prepare reports and proposals that inform, persuade, and provide information.
  • Learn how to proofread your work so you are confident it is clear, concise, complete, and correct
  • Provide an opportunity to apply these skills in real work applications.

Delivery Methods

Leading Training is focusing on providing virtual training courses for the foreseeable future and will only consider in-person and classroom training on request, with a required minimum group size of six delegates. We remain committed to offering training that is fast, focused and effective.

Delivery Method Duration Price (excl. VAT)
Classroom 1 Days ZAR 2,750.00 Get a Quote
Live Virtual Training 1 Days ZAR 2,250.00 Get a Quote

Discounts Available

Save up to 10% by booking and paying 10 business days before the course.

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Audience

Anybody who writes proposals or reports for business would benefit from this course.

This would suit admin and salespeople, supervisors, and junior managers in non-technical environments.

Pre-Requisites

Document formatting knowledge or MS Word experience. This is a computer-based course. Please let your sales representative know if you are not able to bring your own laptop with. A computer can be hired for you to use at an additional cost.

Course Outline / Curriculum

The Stages of Report Writing

This session will introduce the four stages of report writing: investigating, planning, writing, and revising.

  • The First Stage – Investigating
    • The first step is to gather the information for your report. This session will give participants some guidelines to ensure that what they gather is accurate.
  • The Second Stage – Planning
    • Participants will learn how to plan a report based on information gathered during the first stage.
  • The Third Stage – Writing 
    • Participants will practice writing a draft and check that their writing is clear, concise, complete, and correct.
  • The Fourth Stage – Revising
    • In this session, participants will learn about the importance of revision, including spelling and grammar checks.

Using Headings

  • This session will provide a brief introduction to organizing a report.

Charts and Graphs

  • Next, participants will learn the right way to add charts and graphs to their report.

The Proposal

  • During this session, participants will learn how writing a proposal is different from writing a report. Participants will also review the ten steps to successful proposal writing.

Persuasion

  • This session will look at the finishing touches for a report, including steps in the persuasion process, how to design your message, and how to deal with tough questions.

Practical Application

  • To summarize all that they have learned, participants will peer edit each others’ work.

Giving Credit

  • This final session will focus on documentation methods and styles.

Schedule Dates and Booking

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Note: places are only fully secured once payment has been made.

Leading Training is focusing on providing virtual training courses for the foreseeable future and will only consider in-person and classroom training on request, with a required minimum group size of six delegates. We remain committed to offering training that is fast, focused and effective.

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Fri 28 Jun 2024 Fri 28 Jun 2024 Fourways Scheduled

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