Writing Skills for Professionals

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Cost for BPP PD Members: £415 + VAT 6 CPD Hours
(£599.00 + VAT for non BPP PD Members Click Here for details of our membership scheme).

Delegates

This course will be of benefit to all professionals, both lawyers and non-law professionals alike.

SRA Competence

C

Overview

Writing is an essential communication skill and professionals in every walk of life will be assessed on their ability to convey information clearly in written form. This course will take delegates through some of the important skills needed to be an effective written communicator. Through a series of practical exercises and useful tips, the course will instill confidence and improve ability.

Learning Objectives

By the end of the session you will be able to:

  • Apply a writing process to every piece of writing you do
  • Plan your writing according to your purpose and reader
  • Organise your writing so there is a clear and logical structure
  • Write in a clear and concise manner
  • Write emails so that they are read, and avoid other common email pitfalls
  • Create an appropriate tone
  • Use correct grammar and punctuation and avoid common errors

"A certificate of completion will be provided by BPP Professional Education Limited upon request, following attendance."


Under the SRA’s new approach to continuing competence, solicitors are expected to use the Statement of Solicitor Competence to identify and address their learning and development needs. The competence statement requires the following competencies:
  • A - Ethics, professionalism and judgement
  • B - Technical legal practice
  • C - Working with other people
  • D - Managing themselves and their own work
  • Course Dates

    Location Dates Time Availability  
    London 19 Jul 2018 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM  Limited Book Now
    London 14 Sep 2018 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM  Spaces Book Now
    Manchester 09 Oct 2018 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM  Spaces Book Now
    London 22 Nov 2018 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM  Spaces Book Now

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