Webinars & short courses
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We aim to provide details of a range of upcoming webinars and short courses. If you are planning to run a course or webinar, or have heard of any that would benefit our members, please contact us and we'll add the details here.
Connect with your profession.
Learn from your peers.
Below are some up-and-coming courses for 2021.
Information Mapping® Course
Virtual Training Course: Mastering Successful Policies and Procedures
Become a certified Information Mapping® Professional™ or just update your professional development by attending this in-depth course.
The Information Mapping® methodology allows you to create content that is:
Easy to navigate
Visit Information Mapping® for more information.
Date: March 8-11, 2021
Duration: 4-day course from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm (AEDT)
Course fee: USD$1390.00
Training manuals and reference guides
Hands-on instructions and exercises from an Information Mapping® Certified Instructor™
3-year Certification as an Information Mapping® Professional™
Our 1-year FS Pro for Business license, an add-in for Word, to easily develop clear and user-focused documentation.
Is there a discount?
There's a USD$50 discount for ASTC members. You'll find the discount code in our members-only pages. Not a member? Then join now and be eligible for the discount.
How to book?
Want to know more?
For more information, contact Miranda Verswijvelen at email@example.com.
Season of Docs Q&A webinar
Season of Docs provides support for open source projects to improve their documentation and gives professional technical writers an opportunity to gain experience in open source. They are hosting Q&A sessions via Google Meet to answer any Season of Docs organisation application-related questions. This webinar is intended for organisation administrators. Technical writers with questions about participating in Season of Docs should ask in the #season-of-docs channel in the Write the Docs Slack, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sessions are scheduled for:
March 3, 2021 at 18:00 UTC
March 5, 2021 at 01:30 UTC
For more information visit: Season of docs Webinars
Online Course: How to be an Efficient Writer
Do you struggle with the amount of time it takes to write? The 'Writing Clear Science' teaching program aims to help you produce high-quality documents and to permanently improve your writing skills.
In both online and face-to-face workshops, Dr Marina Hurley shows you how to stay on track and be more efficient at each stage of the writing process. While this course is based on scientific writing, the lessons learned are suitable for any type of writing.
To learn more, go to Writing Clear Science. Join the ASTC and receive a 20% discount. You can find the discount code in the Member Portal on the Member discounts page.
Here's a short video from Dr Hurley: