Essential writing: APS 1-4 levels

Last updated: 27 Apr 2017

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Suitable for: APS 1-4

Duration: 1-day workshop
Venue: APS Learning Centre, Canberra
Price: $675.00 (excl. GST)
Dates: 6 February 2018 (Canberra), 23 April 2018 (Canberra), 8 June 2018 (Canberra)
Registration: Online Registration Service

Program overview

This program is designed for APS employees who produce routine correspondence, such as emails and letters. While nominally aimed at APS levels 1–4, the program is suitable for all APS employees who need to develop their ability to logically sequence information, use appropriate correspondence styles and improve the readability of their writing.

Participant benefits

Participants will learn how to:

  • logically sequence information in an email or letter
  • use government style preferences for correspondence
  • use MS Word tools to support readability, accessibility and release.


  • One-day workshop.