Business Writing For Secretaries and Administrative Professionals

  • Start Date

    30 Jul, 2019

  • End Date

    02 Aug, 2019

  • Price


Event Details

Successful secretaries and administrators often require many of the same skills as senior staff in an organization. They are often the person in charge of the organization’s correspondence, and are very often the first point of contact for visitors. Therefore, they must display a highly professional image at all times.



  • Gain better awareness of common spelling and grammar issues in business writing.
  • Review basic concepts in sentence and paragraph construction.
  • Understand how to ensure email is used professionally and effectively
  • Know tips and techniques in writing agendas, email messages, business letters,
  • business proposals, and business reports.
  • Gain an overview of Request for Proposals, Projections, Executive
  • Summaries, and Business Cases.
  • Utilize the ‘7 C’s of Business Writing
  • Define proofreading and understand techniques in improving proofreading skills.
  • Define peer review and list ways peer review can help improve business writing skills.
  • List guidelines in printing and publishing business writing.



Senior Executives Secretaries and Personal Assistants



The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.



1ST BATCH:              2nd – 5th April, 2019

2ND BATCH:             30th July – 2nd Aug, 2019

3RD BATCH:             3rd – 6th December, 2019

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
30 Jul, 2019 02 Aug, 2019
Start Date End Date
03 Dec, 2019 06 Dec, 2019
Start Date End Date
02 Apr, 2019 05 Apr, 2019
  • Venue

    Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba, Lagos.

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