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Essential writing for executive levels

Suitable for: EL 1 - 2

Duration: 1-day workshop
Venue: APS Learning Centre, Canberra
Price: $675.00 (excl. GST)
Registration: Visit APS Learn for scheduled dates and enrol for this program
Contact: CoreSkillsDevelopment [at] apsc.gov.au

This program is particularly useful for those new to the APS or who have transferred into a role where higher levels of writing skills are required.

Program overview

Essential writing for executive levels shows participants  how to produce documents which are accurate, clear and consistent with  government style requirements. This program is suitable for executive level  staff who are either undertaking writing tasks themselves or managing other  employees on a writing task.

Participant benefits

Participants will learn how to:

  • use  a structured approach to interpreting information
  • write  concrete and engaging key messages
  • identify  and correct deficient written arguments
  • write  documents that will withstand internal and external scrutiny
  • manage  the writing and editing process as a project.


  • One-day workshop.
Last reviewed: 
3 January 2019