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IS-613: Technical Writing

Course Date

10/31/2013*

*This course has been reviewed for doctrine related changes and therefore is dated October 31, 2013. We recommend that you review the contents of the course and look over the updated materials. If you have already passed the exam for this course, you are not required to complete the exam again in order to be current in your training by FEMA EMI records. If you choose to retake the exam, your completion certificate will reflect the date of your first completion, not the date that you retake it.

Course Overview

The IS-613 Technical Writing course is designed as an asynchronous course. This course supports the Master Trainer professional and communication foundational competencies of the instructional design certificate program. The course will consist of multiple modules instructing to the comprehension of research, writing, and graphic communications principles.

Course Objectives:

At the conclusion of the IS-613 Technical Writing course, the participant will be able to;

  1. Identify the proper use of research in training project development.
  2. Describe the various characteristics of written communications.
  3. Explain the communication features of graphics and visual media.

Primary Audience

The audience for this course consists of training personnel and managers and those who wish to gain knowledge and skills in the areas of training and development.

Prerequisites

None

CEUs:

1

Course Length:

10 hours