Fundamentals of Technical Writing

Do you have a knack for explaining complex subjects in a way that makes them easy to understand? If so, you should consider entering the well-paying field of technical writing. This course will teach you the skills you need to succeed as a technical writer. You will learn how to translate complex information into easily understood language, and how to become a wizard at marrying the art of publishing with the science of technology. You'll learn the secrets of successful technical writers, including technical writing conventions, interviewing skills, desktop publishing and formatting techniques, key tips for developing graphics and templates, documentation management, and how to publish documents both on paper and electronically. You'll also learn how to get your first job as a technical writer, plus tricks of the trade that enable you to create high-quality documentation with less work. For complete course details, please visit the ed2go Online Career Training web site.

Course Information

Course Number: 

71762

Course Date Info: 

Course Start Dates. (downloadable pdf)

Course Format: 
Online
Course Fee(s): 

$149

Continuing Education Information: 

2.4 CEUs
2 PLUs

To receive PLUs, teachers must complete and submit this Prior Approval Form before starting the class. 

The University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education is pleased to offer this course in partnership with Education To Go. To register, please visit the ed2go Online web site.