November 11-12

                  REGISTRATION FORM

                                                                                                               “Providing Training and Education
PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY OR TYPE                                                                                       in Business and Finance”

Name(s) of Participant(s)
Name of Organisation                                                                                         WRITING SKILLS
Address of Organisation
_____________________________ ______________________________                                                     November 11-12, 2009
Phone Number(s)                 Facsimile Number(s)                                                                8:30am – 4:30 pm
Email Address

Signature(s) signing Officer for Organisation

                        COURSE FEE

J$20,000 + 16 ½ % GCT per person (includes all course material,
lunch and coffee breaks)
The number of participants in this programme is limited to 30
persons; so early registration to secure a place is critical.

                                                                       “Providing Training and Education
Kindly complete and return registration form, plus full payment             in Business and Finance”
of J$23,300 no later than Thursday, November 5, 2009, in a
cheque payable to:
                          The Jamaica Institute of Bankers
                            PSOJ Building                                        PSOJ Building
                            39 Hope Road                             39 Hope Road, Kingston 10, Jamaica
                            Kingston 10                              Tel: (876) 978-6212 or (876) 927-3337
                                                                              Fax: (876) 927-9405
                                                                          Email: jiobinfo@jiob.org.jm
Applicants will be refunded 50% of total fee paid, if their notice         Website: www.jiob.org.jm
of cancellation is given at least 5 days prior to the date of the
programme. There will be no refund for cancellation made after
Thursday, November 5, 2009.

Substitutions may be made at any time.
                                                                                                               The Jamaica Institute of Bankers
The programme facilitators reserve the right to cancel the
programme at any time, if there is insufficient enrolment. In
                                                                                                                      Training Room
that event, full course fee paid will be refunded.                                                                     PSOJ Building
                                                                                                                 39 Hope Road, Kingston 10
                 ABOUT J.I.O.B.                                        TARGET AUDIENCE                                         COURSE CONTENT

The Jamaica Institute of Bankers (JIOB) was
                                                            This Business Writing Skills programme is                 •   Write the Right Way
                                                            valuable for professionals who want to develop
established in 1977 by the Bank of Jamaica and the          their writing skills. The course would, therefore,        •   Communication and Quality
Commercial Banks.       In 1999 the Jamaica Bankers         be of particular benefit/interest to:                     •   Language Varieties in use in Jamaica
Association   assumed     full responsibility   for   the
                                                                      •   Supervisors                                 •   Types of Writing
operations of the JIOB. The main objective of the                     •   Junior Managers                             •   Hallmarks of Effective Business Writing
Institute is to satisfy the training and educational                  •   Administrators
                                                                                                                      •   Business Letters
needs of the business sector. In addition to offering
                                                                    COURSE DESCRIPTION                                •   Inter-office Communication
short-term training courses and seminars, it offers a
MBA programme through the Manchester Business               Employers place high value on the skills of               •   Editing for Technical Correctness
                                                            written communication, making business writing
School. The Institute is registered by the University                                                                 •   Ensuring Correctness in Writing – “The 8
                                                            competencies essential to a successful career in
Council of Jamaica as a tertiary educational institution.   any industry. Badly written communication                     C’s Formula’
                                                            wastes time and money, damages a company’s
                                                                                                                      •   Proof Reading Skills
                                                            image, and must be avoided at all costs.
                 FACILITATOR                                                                                          •   Report Writing from paragraphs to graphs
                                                            This programme is designed to guide
Mrs. Claudeth Henry is a human resource                                                                               •   Proposal Development
                                                            participants through techniques to produce clear,
development consultant and a specialist in Business
Communication and Customer Care.
                                                            focused, well organized and effective business            •   Writing Action Plans
As a facilitator, she brings a multi-disciplinary
approach to training and organizational development
in assisting private and public sector interests in                         OBJECTIVES                                                  Presenter:
                                                                                                                                  Guest Presenter:
various development programmes.

Mrs. Henry has prepared tertiary level students             At the end of this programme, participant should                   ‘Report Writing from
pursuing programmes at the University of Technology         be able to:                                                       Paragraphs to Graphs’
(UTech) Use of English Dept. University of the West
Indies (UWI, Mona); Management Institute for                    Recognize business writing as a specific skill                    Mr. Patrick Smith
National Development (MIND), Jamaican Institute of                                                                        Krystal Clear Productions
Management (JIM) and the Canadian Institute of                  •   Identify types of writing for business
Managements (through B & B Institute of Business).

Her qualifications include a Master’s degree in
                                                                •   Demonstrate the use of different features
                                                                    of Business Writing                                         Hotel Accommodation
Education, a B.A. in History and English and a post
graduate diploma in Education.                                                                                    Participants wishing hotel      accommodation     should
                                                                •   Practice the essentials      of   effective   contact the JIOB directly at:
An advocate of quality, her personal philosophy is                  Business Writing
“Work – with a passion for excellence”                                                                                Tel: (876) 978-6212 or (876) 927-3337 Ext. 2225
                                                                •   Apply      editing   and    proof-reading         Fax: (876) 927-9405
                                                                    strategies to Business Writing situations         Email: jiobinfo@jiob.org.jm

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