Benchmark Learning provides seminars in professional writing skills for international tax, legal and accountancy practitioners who need to communicate effectively in written English
We train big-four accountancy firms as well as other large and middle sized corporations and legal practices. Our seminars and training workshops regularly receive top ratings from our clients.
WHO IS IT FOR?
This seminar is mainly intended for new joiners working in international tax, legal advisory, audit and financial advisory who need to communicate effectively in professional English and whose first language is not English. It is also relevant for more seasoned professionals who may lack confidence or need refresher training in their written skills.
The course focuses on skills and techniques to promote clarity, concision and accuracy in written English with special emphasis on the specific themes and technical requirements of our clients' business activities.
The seminar runs from 9 am to 5 pm. Maximum group size is 20. The training consists of a series of high-impact presentations, followed by consolidation activities and workshop exercises dealing with challenging and professionally relevant writing tasks.
Each participant attending the course is provided with a our award-winning e-learning package Benchmark Writing as well as a complete set of reference materials for consolidation and practice.
* The Essentials for Effective Professional Writing
* The enemies of Clarity
* Clarifying Purpose
* Avoiding ambiguity
* Correspondence protocols
* Signposting and logic flow
* Document layout and readability
* Workshop exercises focusing on client's technical and professional
YOU DECIDE WHEN - WE COME TO YOU
To book a seminar, simply contact our Director, Nick Russell and arrange a date that suits you. The cost of each seminar is based on a per-diem rate.
The seminars are held at the clients' facilities. These can include be training room in the office or hosted in local hotels.
The Benchmark Learning team have created this learning intro to demonstrate the power and relevance of our on-line training. It will play on any laptop, tablet or smart phone. To access, just click the link below.
How many times have you attended a conference or seminar and come away feeling depressed and overwhelmed by the sheer volume of information presented to you. Our long experience in learning has taught us to the pace the learning to the capacity of the learner and to provide a balance of activities that will stimulate interest and engage the user throughout the day
INTENSIVE BUT MANAGEABLE
Although the Benchmark Writing seminar is an intensive program; more than 50 topics are covered , we make sure that the experience is a stimulating and enjoyable one. We also provide a generous back up of resources to consolidate the day's learning and to provide the participants with a valuable source of reference for the future.