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Effective Report Writing

Reports are an important organisational tool in many industries, especially in corporate and scientific fields. As a business, it is important to provide your staff with the necessary skills to write structured, accurate and engaging reports suited to a variety of purposes. Elements such as structure, consideration of audience, writing style and research skills all contribute to making reports effective.

This induction course is designed to provide a broad and adaptable guide to writing effective reports. It examines the characteristics of good reports and explains the key factors to consider when developing a report.


  • This course is broad in scope and is suitable for a variety of businesses and staff, particularly those operating in an office environment
  • Corporate companies and small businesses will benefit equally from this induction course
  • The Effective Report Writing course is ideal for supporting effective written communication, especially for staff working in corporate, academic or scientific fields

Learning Objectives

  • Learn purpose and qualities of good reports
  • Understand the subtleties of writing accurate and engaging reports for a range of audiences
  • Gain a practical and transferrable set of report-writing skills

Business Outcomes

  • Deliver comprehensive and detailed training to staff and managers
  • Enhance employees’ written communication and presentation skills
  • Promote effective information sharing within the business and broader community with engaging reports

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