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Technical Writing

Certificate of Completion | 83811 | Online

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Program Overview

Who writes all those technical manuals, instructions, user guides, and websites? Technical writers are the professional people responsible for creating and maintaining all documents for corporations and organizations. If you are looking for a new career, want to develop your writing skills, or are just interested in learning how to produce quality technical documents, consider our Technical Writing Certificate program.

Each course is taught by a technical writer who knows what is expected in the field. Documentation and material produced by technical writers include technical articles, document copywriting, administrative guides, presentations, internet support sites and website content, policy procedures, manuals, training material, user guides, and more.

The Technical Writing Certificate program is offered entirely online. Once registered, students can access the course by going to

Admission Requirements 

There are no admission requirements for this program.  

Certificate Criteria: 5 compulsory courses

TWRT 201: Technical Writing: Introduction

TWRT 202: Print & Online Design

TWRT 203: Quality & Production

TWRT 204: Agile Project Management 

TWRT 206: Technical Editing


TWRT 201 is a pre-requisite for all the courses and must be taken first. It may be taken concurrently with another course if you plan to take more than one course at a time.

Course Expectations

You work at your own pace during the week but may be required to participate in a weekly one hour, live chat session on a specified date (held in the evening). This information is posted on the first day of class. In addition to the online discussions, emails, and readings, you must be prepared to spend six to nine hours per week on homework, assignments and learning materials.

Humber Certificate

Once you have successfully completed all the required courses in this program, contact us at to request your Humber certificate. Please include your first and last name, student number, program title and current mailing address in your email.

Contact Us

Silva Sola
416.675.6622 ext. 74086

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