Plain language training

To learn how to improve your written communications

Familiarize yourself with the basic principles of plain language by participating in one of our training courses in French.

Next training course open to the public

Rédiger clairement: pour des contenus compris dès la première lecture

Autrement dit is collaborating with Plain Language Academies
to present this practical plain language training in French.

New dates coming soon. 

Customized training that meets your needs

Our training courses are practical and illustrated by concrete examples. Better still, we can draw examples from your texts and from your own work context. Our courses are tailored to the needs of your organization.

You will be provided with tools and tips to adapt your communications to the needs of your target audience. You will learn how to select, organize and present your information in a clear and simple way.

You will also discover how to enhance the appearance of your documents to make them attractive and easy to understand.

Our advice:

Plan training for all members of your team so that they become partners in your simplification efforts and stakeholders in your success.

Several courses are available in French

Writing clearly: an introduction to plain language

Writing clearly: an introduction
to plain language

Introductory training course
2 hours

Writing clearly: an introduction to plain language

Writing clearly: for content understood on first reading

Practical training
5 hours

Plain language for oral communication

Plain language for oral communication

 

Health literacy and plain language

Health literacy and plain language

Hands-on workshop

Hands-on workshop on plain language

Choose the training course that is right for you.
If we do not exactly have the training you are looking for, please let us know!
We can organize a training session tailor-made for you.

Our training courses put plain language within your reach!

What do you get out of this?

You will feel confident in applying good plain language practices to all your communications. You will develop new habits for your written and spoken communications.

Team training will help you integrate plain language into the practices of your organization. So, your team members will work together and be able to contribute to your efforts to produce clear communications.

How does it work?

You select:

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The topic

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The degree of adaptation to your organizational context

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The duration

A simple phone call will allow us to understand your needs and to suggest the best solution for you.

An online course to learn at your own pace

If you prefer to learn on your own and are looking for continuing education, we have another option for you!

Sign up for online training to develop plain language skills. You can follow it at your own pace, no matter where you are.

Write us for more information.

Training courses in collaboration

Plain Language Academies

Plain Language Academies

We are part of Plain Language Academies, a group of consultants offering online plain language training in several languages and around the world.

We are proud to have founded the Académie du langage clair et simple, the French-speaking wing of this organization.

As part of this collaboration, we are currently offering a 5-hour training course open to the public. Other courses are in the making.

Follow us to find out about them!

Canadian Audit and accountability foundation

Canadian Audit and Accountability Foundation

Autrement dit is collaborating with the Canadian Auditing and Accountability Foundation to provide plain language report writing training for French-speaking auditors.

Rédiger des rapports en langage clair et simple

Next course: New dates to come.

For more information or to register: 
Rédiger des rapports en langage clair et simple (French)

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