Professional Report Writing Skills [2 Days]

The programme has been developed to assist delegates to grasp the essential components of various types
of reports and their formats. Delegates are shown how to plan, write and edit reports for use as executive
decision-making tools, including validation in order to present credible reports for management evaluation.

  • Writing and improving the quality of business reports
  • Compiling reports to ensure that content and format are appropriate
  • Determining the focus of the report – deciding on correct content
  • How to select format and structure to meet the readers needs
  • Ensuring that the document sequence is logical and meaningful
  • Presenting information differently: text, graphs, tables, and diagrams
  • Organising and structuring a technical text appropriately
  • Presenting the same information in different ways
The course will benefit office professionals who are responsible for developing and presenting information in
report format.
  • Introduction to Up-to-Date Report Writing
  • Up-Dated, Up-Graded Business Writing
  • Clarifying the Purpose and Type of Report
  • Planning to Meet your Reader’s Requirements
  • Information Sourcing
  • Liaising with Recipients and Distribution
  • Compiling an Investigative Report
  • Compiling a Report for a Specific Function