Workshop date: 3 & 4 September 2020, 10am - 1.30pm AEST

Location: Virtual

Is this training for you?

Written communication is an important skill – be it in report writing, business cases, memos or emails. This program is for staff who want to give their writing a sharper and more professional edge, or are looking for techniques to present their ideas, capture your audiences’ attention and influence them.

Key Benefits

  • Explore best practice examples of genuine reports, business cases and memos;
  • Develop more compelling business cases;
  • Be more persuasive in written communication;
  • Learn proper proofreading of documents;
  • Represent you, your team and ACU appropriately through written communication.

What will I learn?

You will learn how to:

  • Gauge your reader’s needs and interests;
  • Use a conclusion first structure to strengthen the order of your content and be more persuasive; Identify key messages and present them clearly;
  • Develop compelling business cases;
  • Practice approaches to proofreading.

CDF Competencies

  • Apply Commercial Acumen
  • Communicate with Impact
  • Be Responsible and Accountable for Achieving Excellence


Association for Tertiary Education Management (ATEM)

Register Now

Please register via Staff Connect no later than one week prior to the workshop.
Course code: 11236
For registration enquiries, email: or call Learning and Development, Human Resources on (02) 9465 9200.

Session Details

If the date and location of the workshop advertised is not convenient for you, you can now express your interest through the expression of interest link. You will be added to the registration list and the workshop will be scheduled when we have sufficient numbers.


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