Effective Writing Skills

Available for South Tees staff only

Event details

  • Date: 19 September 2024
  • Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Address: Room 5, STRIVE Academic Centre, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, TS4 3BW
  • Category: Work based learning

6 places remaining | Free event

Course Overview

This course is designed to help develop skills and knowledge in communicating written words effectively.  The topics covered include structuring and writing letters and emails and communication models.  

***Formally Business writing skills***

If you have attended Business writing skills, you do not need to attend again.

Learning Objectives

  • Selecting appropriate language when writing for different audiences
  • Demonstrate the importance of clarity and accuracy
  • Use a variety of methods to communicate written word effectively
  • Identify common problems areas relating to SPaG

Target audience:

South Tees NHS trust staff

If you are a non-medical registrant who is eligible for Continual Professional Development (CPD) funding this course will account as part of your annual allowance for CPD funding.

Organised by:

The Training and Development team. For information please email: [email protected].


All cancellations need to be made through your account. For those who do not attend without cancellation, your line manager will be notified and a possible charge may be incurred.

Please be advised that this session has a minimum attendee requirement therefore if this isn’t met we may cancel the session. If this session is cancelled we will aim to advise attendees as far in advance as possible and apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.

Late arrivals:

If attendees arrive more than 20 minutes late of the session time, they may be refused entry. In this instance, by assessing the impact of missed learning and the impact on other attendees, a decision would be made by the session facilitator to either allow the attendee entry to the session or ask them to rebook.

Certificates and feedback:

Upon completion of this course a certificate will be available for you to download from your account along with any other post course information.

This session awards you 3 CPD points