Professional Writing Skills

Learning Unit 1: Read, View and Analyse Texts
Learning Unit 2: Prepare for Written Communication
Learning Unit 3: Conduct Written Communication

Who should Attend ?

This skills programme is designed for the public and private sector and is aimed at:
• individuals who are interested in acquiring writing skills on a professional level ; and
• department and organisation managers.

What are the benefits ?

The benefits of this skills programme include:
• the development of proficient writing skills for the workplace; and
• the ability to communicate more effectively through written communication.


Three day contact session combined with practical workplace experience.

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Aligned Unit Standards

UnitIDTitleNQF LevelCredits
119469Read/view, analyse and respond to a variety of texts45
12153Use the writing process to compose texts required in the business environment45
Scheduled Venues and Dates

Gauteng 03 Aug 20-05 Aug 20
02 Nov 20-04 Nov 20
01 Feb 21-03 Feb 21
19 Apr 21-21 Apr 21
21 Jun 21-23 Jun 21
23 Aug 21-25 Aug 21
22 Nov 21-24 Nov 21
Entry Requirements

The credit calculation in the relevant unit standards is based on the assumption that learners are competent in:
•interpreting and using information from texts (NQF level 3); and
• communication (NQF level 3).