The need for plain language expertise is growing, as governments and organizations around the world recognize the importance of precise, clear communication with the public. Plain language skills are now in demand in an increasing number of fields—including publishing, law, education, government, health services, immigrant services, marketing, PR, technical communications and graphic design.
SFU's part-time, online Plain Language Certificate program is designed for communication professionals ready to expand their skill set. Our comprehensive training will allow you to convey any message so that the broadest possible audience can understand it.
Learn from industry experts
You'll learn from established industry experts who bring real-world knowledge and experience in plain language communication. Our flexible, online program is ideal for working professionals, and you can complete your certificate in as little as one year.