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The Essential Guide to Technical Report Writing

  • 5 CPD Hours Apex Building, Blackthorn Road Sandyford Business District D18 (map)

Learn the techniques to improve readability, structure and how to avoid common mistakes when tasked with writing a technical report.

This CPD certified course will equip the attendee with the key principles of technical document creation. The aim is to build confidence in the creation of useful technical report templates for you and your organisation. It will cover structure, layout, writing style and appropriate use of writing aids to suit a range of scenarios. It will also look at common errors and how to address them.

Attendees will receive a full informative course pack to refer back to and will gain 5 structured CPD hours.   

Course Content

  • The importance of technical reports for communicating information 

  • The makeup of a technical report

  • How to write aims and objectives 

  • Language and tailoring for the correct audience 

  • Clarifying the terms of reference 

  • Common grammar mistakes 

  • Interpreting and evaluating data

  • Writing clear and concise sentences 

  • How to create a template for future reports

  • Figures, diagrams and correct labelling when presenting data. 

Who Should Attend?

This CPD course will be of interest but not limited to construction sector, engineers and anyone tasked with writing technical reports or who would like to enhance their skills in technical report writing. 


On completion of this one-day training course, you will receive your CMG MasterClass Certificate as well as your CPD Certificate containing 5 Structured CPD Hours. Please note certificates are issued at the close of the training course to participants who complete the full five hours.


This training course costs €395 EARLY-BIRD (Normal rate €495). The price includes course documentation and training pack, teas and coffee, snacks, biscuits, fruit on arrival. Lunch is a light fare containing freshly cut sandwiches, wraps, a selection of teas and coffee. Alternatively, you can avail of the local food stores and coffee shops within a one-minute radius of the training centre for hot food or alternative lunch options.