Writing Course Requirements
Our Best Words is the only school in Israel teaching elementary and advanced technical and marketing writing courses and technical skills, with live teaching delivered online. Study safely in the comfort of your own home to acquire new skills for the 2021 post-COVID job market.
All students should have mother-tongue level English. Students must have use of a good quality computer with hi-speed internet connection and up-to-date software in order to participate in the course. For both Foundations courses, we recommend using a PC equipped with Microsoft Office. For the MarCom courses, you should also be an active user of Facebook and preferably also other social media platforms.
Writing Course Prerequisites
All candidates for our Foundations Courses in TechComm and MarCom are required to take two Prerequisite Courses, or to pass a test to show their aptitude in Technology Basics and/or Microsoft Word Basics. These prerequisite courses total 10 academic hours over 2 weeks, and they are provided at reduced cost to students who register and pay for one or more of our Foundations courses.
Technology Basics (6 academic hours)
This course is mandatory for both Foundations Courses (TechComm and MarCom). This is an afternoon workshop, 6 academic hours.
|Hardware and Software||Overview of computer basics (high-level parts, software, etc.)|
|OS Basics||Best practices for Windows; folders, settings, etc.|
|Learning to be Tech-Savvy||Becoming a self-sufficient learner for new concepts (focus on technology subjects).|
Microsoft Word Basics
This course is mandatory for both Foundations Courses (TechComm and MarCom). It is taught over two sessions, totaling 4 academic hours.
|Unit 1||Overview and Introduction to Styles|
|Unit 2||Styles & Templates|
Our Best Words Writing Course Practicalities:
- Sign up to take any of our writing courses individually, or combine several courses and pay a discounted rate.
- All registered students are entitled to return to Our Best Words in the future, to retake classes on future courses to update their skills at no extra charge.
- All classes and workshops take place online in the evening hours (Israel time) and are always recorded for on-demand playback. Most classes last for 1 to 2 hours.
- All applicants are required to send their resume and pass a screening interview and skills test before being accepted to any course module.
Pricing & Payment Terms
Please complete the inquiry form below and attach your CV to express your interest in one of our writing courses. One of our advisors will contact you to discuss our courses, pricing and payment terms. Where possible we offer flexible payment arrangements and some scholarships are available for suitably qualified students.
If you are a recent Oleh/Olah, our Combined TechComm and Marcom Foundations Course qualifies for a Misrad HaKlita vocational training voucher. If you are unemployed, you may also qualify for government funding toward the cost of this combined course, depending on your situation. Every application for funding is viewed on its own merits and may involve preconditions. Please use the inquiry form on this page to request a conversation with our advisors to discuss your specific circumstances.
Our expert advisors can help you to choose the right writing courses based on your past experience and your career aspirations. We screen all candidates and help to steer you toward the best courses to suit your needs. We offer a Career Development Course for TechComm and MarCom writers – this is part of the Combined Foundations Course but is open to everyone. All of our courses include practical projects that can form part of your portfolio.
Click here to request more information about our writing courses. During office hours, you can call us at: +972-2-656-3369 or call Julia: 058-429-0775 or FE: 050-529-0775. You can also email us at: email@example.com