Improve your writing skills in this fun and practical course

Become a better – and more confident – writer

Taught by a former Sydney Morning Herald editor and journalist, this hands-on writing course is suitable for anyone who wants to improve their writing – whether it’s for marketing, sales, journalism or business.

This writing course covers:

  • how to write clearly and concisely
  • setting the right tone for your audience
  • creating great headlines
  • writing intros that pull readers in
  • how to structure articles
  • cutting and editing your own work
  • improving readability
  • grammar and punctuation basics.

Public writing courses

My next writing workshop that’s open to the public is in the Melbourne CBD on 5 December (9.30am–4.30pm).

This is a small, intimate workshop (only nine places are available) to ensure everyone receives enough attention.

Tickets cost $380 per person. Handbooks and certificates will be given to each participant.

Eventbrite - Writing skills one-day course – Melbourne


If you can’t make this workshop or live in another city, then register your interest and I’ll let you know when the next public workshop in your area will be.

In-house staff training taught at your office anywhere in Australia

This writing course can be customised to cover the topics relevant to you, such as:

  • news and feature writing
  • sales proposals
  • press releases and media pitches
  • business writing – such as for reports, briefs and emails.

The course length varies depending on your requirements – it can range from half a day to three days.

Exercises are threaded throughout the course so participants can immediately practise what they’ve learnt.

Handbooks and certificates will be given to each participant.

Ask about staff training

One-on-one writing training

Personalised one-on-one sessions are also available, allowing me to focus on the specific writing skills you want to build – and the type of content you need to write.

Contact me to find out more.