Certificate in Business Communication
- 25 Hours Estimated Length
- Self-Paced Online
- Access: One Year
- 2.5 CEUs/15 HRCIs
Communicating clearly and concisely in written and oral formats is critical to your professional success. From clarifying and structuring your ideas to designing the PowerPoint slides that will best complement them, the techniques, interactive exercises and checklists in this certificate program will help you create presentations and workplace documents that inform and persuade.
Who Is It For?
Communication makes an impact. From verbal communication to writing, there are very few aspects of business that aren't affected by communication. From daily emails to organization-shaping presentation, effective communication can enhance your career prospects and your organization's success. Whether you are new to business or interested in enhancing your communication skills as you seek career advancement, this certificate has actionable takeaways for you.
This certificate offers instruction on crafting many of the most common business communication formats: memos, reports, brochures, proposals, presentations, catalogs and websites. Topics include:
- formal and informal outlining techniques
- using email appropriately in an organizational setting
- revising for wordiness, unnecessary phrases, redundancy and jargon
Each of these self-paced courses offers an assortment of interactive exercises, selected readings and self-assessments that will engage you and help you practice effective business communication.
Upon successful completion of all courses in this certificate program, you can download and print a Certificate of Completion.
Modules in this certificate program include
- Communicating Collaboratively
- Effective Business Writing
- Effective Emails, Memos and Letters
- Effective Presentations
- Effective Public Speaking