Training for technical writers, an international, online course

Training for technical writers, the only online training course of its kind in Denmark

World Translation offers training for technical writers – at World Translation you can enrol on a TCTrainNet online training course. The training programme provides technical writers, technical communicators, project managers, marketing professionals and people working in documentation departments with online training. The TCTrainNet programme provides you with the perfect opportunity to train in technical documentation, stay up to date with the latest knowledge in the field and have your competencies certified. We are the only company in Scandinavia that offers this international training course. Seize the opportunity and enrol today!

Training for technical writers – this internationally recognised online course has been developed by international experts in the field in collaboration with tekom Europe e.V. – the German professional organisation in technical documentation and information development. The training is conducted in English via an e-learning platform, where you have the option of exchanging and sounding out ideas with the other participants in an online networking forum. The training course lasts for 36 weeks, and students are expected to spend an average of seven hours a week working on the course. You will learn all there is to know about structuring and devising documentation, and at all times you will be able to contact the associated trainer should any questions arise.


Training for technical writers – facts about the online training course:

  • Type: e-learning
  • Language: English
  • Duration: 36 weeks
  • Exam: Online with tekom certificate
  • Certified trainer: You are assigned a trainer online throughout the entire course

Learn more about the training course at TCTrainNet’s website.

A training for technical writers suited for everyone

Are you interested in language and communication? Do you want to learn more about the creation and structuring of technical documentation? Then the TCTrainNet online training programme might be just right for you.

The training for technical writers has no admission requirements. So you do not need any undergraduate or graduate degree to participate. As the training covers the entire documentation process from start to finish, you are going to learn everything there is to know about creating good and professional material. However, you do need good English skills to be able to follow the programme.

The TCTrainNet training programme consists of the following 5 competence areas and 13 topics:

  1. Context Analysis
    • Legal and Normative Requirements
    • Information Processing and Target Group
    • Media
  2. Planning
    • Information Development and Principles of Project Planning and Management
  3. Concept Development
    • Information Products
    • Structuring and Standardization, Online Documentation and DITA
    • Content Management
    • Layout and Visual Design
    • Terminology
  4. Content Creation
    • Text Creation and Quality Assurance
    • Content Presentation
    • Translation
  5. Media Production, Publication and Distribution
    • Publishing and Printing

Use tekoms Profiling Tool to read more about the content of the individual competence areas and to find out what topic interests you the most.

TcTrainNet competence framework




Want to know more?

Per Harbo Sørensen

Per Harbo Sørensen

Certified Trainer in Technical Communication


Tel.: +45 86 20 48 44

Get your competencies certified!

Download our training for technical writers product sheet in PDF format and learn about the benefits of the online training course.

product sheet on training for technical writers