Skip Main Navigation
Page Content

Save This Event

Event Saved

Plain English Workshop - Hobart

NDS Tasmania

Plain English Workshop - Hobart

Registration Information

Type Remaining Quantity
Plain English - Hobart 1 Registration Free  

Share Plain English Workshop - Hobart

Event Details

Plain English Workshop

Plain English presents information in a way that helps others to understand the message the first time they read or hear it.


Date:       26th October 2016   

Time:      10 am – 1.30 pm


It allows people to:

  • Easily find what they need
  • Understand what they find
  • Use the information

The workshops are for anyone working with a Disability Service Provider, who writes

  • Emails
  • File notes
  • Funding applications
  • Policies and procedures
  • Internal reports
  • Communication notes
  • Promotional materials
  • Incident reports etc

Get some tips and practice using Plain English:

  • Save time, money and avoid confusion
  • Send the message you intend
  • Use language appropriate for the reader’s reading skills
  • Minimise mistakes, complaints, or unnecessary queries
  • Empower others to understand and follow instructions
  • Enable others to make better informed decisions
  • Decrease writing time and cut reading time
  • Model Plain English communications to colleagues
  • Receive the Plain English guide ‘Communicate Clearly’ workplace reference    

Contact information

For any queries, contact Meagan Newton, Adult Literacy Skills Officer

Ph 03 62127302




Have questions about Plain English Workshop - Hobart? Contact NDS Tasmania

Save This Event

Event Saved


Hobart Campus TasTAFE
Room A4 - 05
Campbell Street
Hobart, TAS 7000


NDS Tasmania

National Disability Services is the Australian peak body for non-government disability services.

Through the provision of information, representation and policy advice, NDS promotes and advances services which support people with all forms of disability to participate in all domains of life.

  Contact the Organiser

Interested in hosting your own event?

Join millions of people on Eventbrite.

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.