Writing With Impact Training Contract

Writing With Impact Training Contract

Leicester City Council is looking for a Training Provider to deliver the following event:
Event Title: Writing with Impact.


Writing With Impact Training – PAN0614
Awarding body Leicester City Council

Est. Start Date: 12/05/2014
Est. End Date: 11/05/2014


Leicester City Council is looking for a Training Provider to deliver the following event:

Event Title: Writing with Impact

The course should be designed for:
Service or operational managers; Heads of Service and other senior directors of the authority

Course duration:
1 day up to 4 times per year

Course Venue:
Training events would be conducted at Leicester City Council premises

Course topics we would expect to be covered:
• The communication methods we use inside and outside of our organisation: e-mails, technical or non-technical documents, letters, short reports, briefing notes, publicity material etc.
• Short exercises or activities to assess delegates’ writing skills and help them to set goals for improvement
• Advice on how to plan and write business documents quickly and confidently using appropriate tools, techniques, approaches or templates
• Ways in which delegates can write in a high impact style that results in clear, readable and professional business documents
• Techniques and methods to package information to engage readers and help them quickly find key points
• Using descriptive subject lines and openings to capture attention
• How to state a clear purpose and ask for specific action
• How to employ a constructive tone to build and maintain professional relationships
• Writing strategies that can influence or persuade your readers
• How to respond professionally to angry /difficult customers or to disgruntled colleagues in print
• The art of the editor: how to write, edit and proof-read business documents quickly and effectively

Please note if Interviews are required these will be held week commencing 28th April 2014.

For further details and how to apply please click on the quotation document (link to the document is below) interested organisations should complete and return to procurementquotations@leicester.gov.uk in order to be considered for this work.

Only quotations on the form below will be accepted. However, any supporting documents will be considered.

This should be returned by 16.00hrs on 04/04/2014 at the very latest.

Organisations are asked to regularly check this opportunity on Source Leicestershire for any updates. Any advertised opportunity might be updated or removed at short notice due to unforeseen circumstances.

Applicants should note that due to the technicality of the software package being used to create this advert, this Opportunity will become “invisible” at midnight, 03/04/2014. Applicants are therefore requested to save all documentation relating to this Opportunity locally.

Associated Documents

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Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Quotation
Estimated ValueText Description
Category Management, Professional & Advisory Services, Training & Conferences,
CPV codes
Suitable for SME YES

Document Available Until

4 April 2014

17 days

Submission Return By

4 April 2014

17 days

Contact Details

Leicester City Council
Lisa Brownbridge – 0116 454 4033
New Walk Centre,
Welford Place,
Leicester LE1 6ZG

This contract is being managed by Leicester City Council . To request documentation contact procurementquotations@leicester.gov.uk