Peterborough Technical Communication provides specialised training within businesses, organisations and academic institutions on:

  • writing both operating and maintenance instructions
  • academic writing
  • proposal writing and editing
  • law for technical communicators

Our standard courses are always customised to the requirement of each client and are delivered in the UK and throughout the EU. Clients have included major manufacturers, universities and government organisations, but also small specialised manufacturers and software houses.

Training is delivered by Paul Bakker and other specialists. Paul has worked as a technical communicator, trainer and consultant for 30 years. He studied both electronic engineering and English, followed by an MBA at the London Business School. After periods at two UK technical publications contractors, he started the specialist consultancy Peterborough Technical Communication, offering technical writing, editing, communication training and consultancy services. Paul is a former Vice-President of the UK’s Institute of Scientific and Technical Communicators and was the visiting lecturer in Technical writing and editing at the University of Twente from 2003 – 2018. He has also taught at Eindhoven University of Technology and within many commercial organisations.