Kick start your second career with our Commercial, Software and Technical Authorship training courses
Qualified Commercial, Software or Technical Authors can easily earn £20.00 to £30.00 per hour. Now you can learn the skills required to become a trained Commercial, Software or Technical Author in the comfort of your own home, with one of our ISTC accredited, Commercial, Software or Technical Author training courses.
Why enrol with ESTON Training?
ESTON Training provides career-enhancing, communication courses as well as first-class training for a second career. Our award-winning courses, which hone your communication skills and provide other essential knowledge, offer a unique learning experience. Enrol on an ESTON Training career-enhancing course today to ensure a successful tomorrow!
Learn in your own time
Our courses include tutorial support for up to two years, so that you can learn at your own pace
We have been training technical writers and authors successfully since 1982. Our experience is widely recognised within the profession
Increase your prospects
Over 3,500 students have benefited from our courses; many are now in senior positions within the profession
We offer commercial and technical authorship training courses to suit every pocket – enrol on one of our proven courses today and train for a new and rewarding career!
ISTC Syllabus Parts 1 & 2
This highly-recommended, distance learning training course fully prepares you for a successful career as a Commercial or Technical Author. The course covers more than a hundred different subjects related to commercial and technical
- Information gathering
- Writing descriptions
- Making notes
- Procedural writing
- Preparing synopses
- Project management
- Procedural writing
- Quality assurance
- Standards and specifications
- And a whole lot more…
The ISTC’s Part 1 – Technical/Commercial Writing & Communicating and Part 2 – Technical/Commercial Authorship syllabuses are both fully covered and comprehensive tutorial support is provided throughout by experienced and professional tutors.
The Simplified English (SE) training course comprises 13 Training Packs that together form the most comprehensive and easy-to-follow study programme of its type available
Standard Generalised Mark-up Language
This course makes ISO 8879 easy to understand and apply. Get to grips with and understand the SGML Parser and Text Formatter.
Training today for success tomorrow
Much of ESTON Training’s success in training professional commercial, software and technical authors can be attributed to the methods it adopts in packaging and marketing its distance learning authorship training courses. ESTON’s bespoke Commercial/Technical Authorship writing courses offer first-class training for a second career, with several distinctly different training programmes to suit every pocket.
The tutorial support was excellent! Both Wilma Cowie and Stan McKerron were always friendly and helpful. I received a lot of constructive guidance and tips. The tutorial responses were returned promptly.
M.S – Qualified last year
This is first-class training from a knowledgeable and well-organised provider. I would not hesitate to recommend ESTON Training to friends, family or work colleagues – in fact, I already have done!
Great news (for me)! I landed a job. I saw a job posting and sent in my CV. I went for the interview last Monday and they offered me the job on Tuesday. I will be working 20 hours a week, predominantly from home.