Technical Writing Training

Duration 60 Mins
Level Basic & Intermediate & Advanced
Webinar ID IQW19E0569

  • Learn about Technical Document issues
  • Learn Technical Writing Goals
  • Learn how to Research the Subject Matter and Audience
  • Learn how Technical Writing differs from Creative Writing
  • Learn how to Edit/Proofread Technical Writing (Rewriting)
  • Learn the Value of Charts, Graphs, Pictures and Tables
  • Learn to Create In-House Templates
  • Things to Avoid In Technical Writing
  • Roles of Reviewers and Approvers

Overview of the webinar

  • Provides in-depth training in a highly specialized field
  • Learn strategies that can be applied such that this training is not overwhelming
  • Train Technical Writers in general guidelines for the creation and maintenance of documents
  • Training for Technical Writing includes the use of global English, ignoring word count and the use of graphics

Who should attend?

  • Chemists
  • Engineers
  • IT personnel
  • Human Resources
  • Any highly technical/ highly specialized personnel

Why should you attend?

You should attend the session to learn the following:

  • Creating Technical Documents
  • Define and address the Target Audience
  • Comparison of Technical Writing and Creative Writing and/or Journalism
  • Parts of a Technical Document
  • Editing/Proofreading Techniques
  •  Technical Writing Concerns

Faculty - Mr.Robert Peoples

After obtaining a B.S. and an M.S. in Chemistry from Tuskegee University, Robert Peoples joined the pharmaceutical industry as a Research Chemist with a concentration in analytical chemistry at Wyeth/Lederle. While at Wyeth/Lederle Robert was primarily responsible for the analysis of the Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) in various drug delivery formulations, e.g. aerosols, capsules, creams, ointments and tablets. He joined Organon/Merck as a Research Chemist responsible for the development of stability-indicating methods of analysis using HPLC.


While at Organon/Merck, Robert transitioned into technical writing. As a Technical Writer, he was responsible for the creation of procedures for instrument qualification, test scripts, IQ/OQ/PQ protocols for sample handling, cleaning validation reports, method transfer reports, method validation reports, stability reports, Change Control and CAPAs. Later he joined Johnson and Johnson as a Technical Writer where he created stability strategies, protocols and reports as well as SOPs, developed training materials and competency profiles in addition to proofreading and improving written reports for other departments. He also edited policies and procedures, user guides, and job aids. 


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