Introduction to technical writing

Discover the fundamentals of technical writing and technical documentation in an industrial environment

Program

1. Writing rules

  • Finding the right word
  • Conjugation: tenses and modes to use
  • Terminology
  • Style, word order
  • Punctuation, revision, spelling
  • Simplified English

2. Documentation process

  • Steps in the documentation process
  • Change management

3. Structured documentation

  • Traditional documentation
  • Structured documentation
  • SGML, HTML and XML
  • Principles of XML

4. Conclusion

Practical work

Throughout the course, exercises include:

  • Technical writing
  • Data analysis
  • Structured documentation authoring
Prerequisites
Ability to use the desired tool (Word, OpenOffice).
Target

Future technical writers, users and occasional writers of technical documentation

Audience
From 3 to 6 trainees maximum per session
Duration
2 days
Diary
Dates on request: info@4dconcept.fr

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