Effektives technisches Englisch

Technische Dokumentation auf Englisch


As a technical writer you need to be able to explain how things work. You write operating or maintenance manuals, assembly and safety instructions, product descriptions and other materials meant to inform and educate. You have the skills to do this in German. Do you also need to write technical materials in English?
Technical communication for an international audience should be very clear, direct and easy to understand. What techniques can you use to achieve this ambitious goal? In this technical writing seminar you will learn how to write technical content in English for an international audience.

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The seminar will help you to develop the necessary skills and give you the tools to become a competent technical communicator in English.

Hands-on approach to teaching writing skills
> best practice models to learn by examples and to arise awareness
> task-based writing activities and collaborative writing tasks to learn by doing
> you will get feedback on your writing and create your own personal writing survival kit

Sie erhalten Qualität
Das Qualitätsmanagementsystem der Technischen Akademie Esslingen ist nach DIN EN ISO 9001 und AZAV zertifiziert.


The seminar is designed for technical writers. It will be held in English. To benefit from the technical writing seminar you will need to have at least B2 level English (upper-intermediate – fortgeschrittene Englischkenntnisse) according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

Please bring a laptop along, and also some samples of your writing.


Thursday, 17 and Friday, 18 November 2022
9:00 to 12:15 and 13:45 to 17:00

The Simplified Technical English (STE) Specification
> What is it?
> How can it help you to communicate technical content to an international audience?

Writing instructions, procedures, policies, and technical specifications
> What do you need to consider when writing for an international audience?
> What are the stylistic traps in technical English and how do you avoid them?

Collaborating on writing projects
> Many writing projects are team efforts requiring collaboration with two or more people, which can be quite challenging. Working together with team members from other cultures expands the challenge significantly. How can you deal with standardizing the writing, usability testing and editing?


Cornelia Kreis-Meyer
CK Translations, Leonberg,

Termine & Preise

Die Teilnahmegebühr beinhaltet ausführliche Seminarunterlagen und bei Teilnahme vor Ort Verpflegung.

Die Teilnehmerzahl ist begrenzt, um den optimalen Lernerfolg zu garantieren.

Die Kosten betragen pro Teilnehmer EUR 960,00(MwSt.-frei), inklusive aller Extras.

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Die nächsten Termine

Datum / Uhrzeit Seminartitel Ort Preis
17.11.2022, 9:00 Uhr Effektives technisches Englisch Ostfildern$$ortdetail$$ EUR 960,00

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