Professional Development for Technical Communicators
Knowledge and Skills Development
One of the main aims of TCANZ is to support the professional development of its members. Industry organisations like TCANZ can provide training and resources that allow you to extend your knowledge and skills by:
Some of these types of professional development may provide certificates of attendance or completion, but do not usually try to establish your competence in the topics covered.
Academic institutions and professional certifying bodies provide further training that allows you to gain and then demonstrate various types of competence, including:
For further information on professional development opportunities, please read through other pages in this section of the website.
Local Working Group
The Australasian technical communication organisations, ASTC (NSW), ASTC (Vic) and TCANZ have formed a local working group to investigate professional development needs and pathways.