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Plain Language: Virtual Training Options

Schedule a customized plain language training today! 

Research shows that plain language strategies:

  • save time and money by getting your message across faster.
  • motivate your readers to act quickly and accurately.
  • reduce time you spend prompting readers, clarifying questions, and correcting errors.

Learn how to engage your audience and increase follow-through with proven plain language strategies around word choice, sentence structure, grammar, tone, organization of content, and formatting for readability. 

Through a blend of presentation and practical exercises, you will gain plain language techniques you can use immediately.

View our recent project to see the difference plain language can make.
 

Plain Language Strategies in Practice                   
$75/person (Introductory Rate)

In this 90-minute live webinar, you will gain a deeper understanding of core plain language strategies. As a group, we will practice strategies around word choice, sentence structure, grammar tweaks, tone, and organization of content.

*You must complete Introduction to Plain Language to register for Plain Language Strategies in Practice.

Interactive Small Group Practice: Maximum of 5 participants per group.
$100/person (Introductory Rate)

In this 1-hour interactive Zoom meeting, you will negotiate plain language edits with a small group to improve the readability of sample documents. Wisconsin Literacy staff will facilitate exercises and provide sample documents. Maximum of 5 participants per group.

*You must complete Plain Language Strategies in Practice to register for Interactive Small Group Practice.

Individual Document Consultation via Zoom 
Review a document of your choice with a Wisconsin Literacy plain language expert. Identify challenges and discuss plain language strategies to improve the document in question, as well as future documents you will create. 

Contact Beth Gaytan at beth@wisconsinliteracy.org for more information.

*Wisconsin Literacy is a non-profit agency. Training fees support adult & family literacy programs.