DURATION:

Online Self-paced

Study 3 hours/week to finish in 4 weeks

ACCESS

Lifetime

we're always adding new lessons

CONTENTS:

Practical & theoretical

55+ video lessons + demos + activities + capstone project

Why You Should Become a Certified Medical Writer

Early in your career, you can waste months trying to learn more skills to break into a medical writing role. Despite all of these efforts, you’ll be completely lost because:

  • You lack a formal background in documenting processes
  • You only find courses that are either too jargon-filled or lacked sufficient depth
  • You don’t have insider tips nor the right resources to stand out

Medical writing involves the use of specialized terms and a commitment to precise, accurate communication. As a medical writer, you serve as the intermediary between healthcare experts and broader audiences, such as the general public or industry professionals. Your role is to simplify complex medical information into digestible content, a task that requires a specialized skill set.

Your path to mastering this unique skill set starts here.

Presented by Technical Writer HQ, our course is precisely designed for those who want to excel in medical writing. Whether you’re new to the field, a healthcare professional, or transitioning from another writing discipline, we’ve crafted a program that addresses the unique challenges you’ll encounter.

This course offers more than just theory. It’s a comprehensive roadmap for those committed to making a meaningful impact in medical communication. You’ll learn how to blend strong writing skills with medical accuracy, equipping you with a well-rounded skill set that enables you to contribute to healthcare discussions on a global level.

The Medical Writing Certification Course is more than just a class—it’s your guide to a fulfilling, dynamic, and influential career in medical writing.

What You Will Get From this Course

  • Detailed video lessons covering the vast expanse of medical writing
  • Thorough comprehension of medical writing styles and ethics
  • Expertise in employing AI tools for medical content creation
  • Constructive feedback on your capstone project
  • Exclusive access to our medical writing community
  • Certificate of accomplishment upon course conclusion
  • Interviews with expert medical writers

Bonus Content:

We are 100% committed to adding more bonus course content over time (we love all things Technical Writing and highly enjoy adding content!) and you’ll get FREE LIFETIME ACCESS to all future content!

Recent Testimonials

“I’ve taken multiple writing courses over the years, but this Medical Writing course truly stands out. It’s comprehensive and practical, providing tools I can directly apply in my job.” – 5/5 stars

Yadi J., Technical Writing Student


“After completing the course, I feel confident in producing clear, concise, and evidence-based medical documents.”

Victoria F., Technical Writing Student


“I’m excited about the countless opportunities this course has opened up for me.”

Farhad, Technical Writing Student

 

Your Instructor

Josh is the founder of Technical Writer HQ and Squibler, a technical writing software. He is considered one of the top product influencers by Product School and one of the top technical writers. He has led technical writing projects for over eight years for many different software companies. He has written several books about software and another book about copywriting. His work has been praised by LinkedIn’s and Facebook’s engineering team, Reuters, Inc., and Forbes.

 

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Medical Writing Certification Course

Single - Medical Writing Certification
Fast-track your career by becoming Certified Medical Writer
$299
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Each certification is hosted on Technical Writer HQ's website ensuring its authenticity with hiring managers.

Course Curriculum

This course has no prerequisites and does not require a medical background for successful completion.

You should NOT take this course if:

  • You aren’t willing to engage in practical activities.

You SHOULD take this course if:

  • Aim for a solid foundation in medical documentation.
  • Desire to integrate AI into your writing process.
  • Seek to navigate ethical considerations in medical writing.
  • Aspire for in-depth knowledge about the medical publishing landscape.
  • Strive to expand your career prospects in medical writing.

 

Medical Writing Certification Course

Single - Medical Writing Certification
Fast-track your career by becoming Certified Medical Writer
$299
1 Certificate Program
GET ACCESS
  • 1 Certificate Program
  • Exclusive content
  • Community & (live) events
  • 30-day money-back guarantee
Best Investment
SALE
Full Access
Become a continuous learner and stay up-to-date with in-demand tech writing skills
$2149
$599
8 Certificate Programs
GET FULL ACCESS
  • 8 Certificate Programs
  • Exclusive content
  • Community & (live) events
  • 30-day money-back guarantee
  • Competency assessments with quizzes and tests

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Testimonials

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Jon Stewart
Freelance Technical Writer
"Thanks for the great course! I enjoyed the content, and you've really got me excited to pursue a career in tech writing."
Erma H. Stovall
Erma H. Stovall
Commercial Lines Quality Analyst
"Thanks for guiding me towards the right path. I am so lucky to work with someone who inspires me every day."
The Hanover Insurance Group
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Daniel Siuba
Daniel Siuba
Editor
"Her feedback was fantastic - it was clear, helpful, thorough, and supportive. I'm grateful for her help."
Danielle Glants
Danielle Glants
Medical Writer and Editor
"The examples included have been immensely helpful thus far."
TotalNeuroCare P.C.
TotalNeuroCare P.C.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

+ - What is the duration of the Medical Writing Certification program?

The Medical Writing Certification program is self-paced, allowing flexibility for participants. We suggest allotting at least three hours per week, which should enable you to finish the course within approximately a month. However, the exact duration can vary based on the time devoted to practical exercises and assignments.

 

+ - Why should I enroll in this course?

The medical field is vast and continuously evolving, and there’s a growing demand for writers who can accurately and ethically convey medical information. Earning a certification in Medical Writing not only distinguishes you as a specialist but also equips you to produce high-quality, impactful content in the healthcare sector. With this certification, you’ll be poised to elevate your career, whether you’re communicating research findings, drafting patient education materials, or contributing to medical literature.

 

+ - Are there any prerequisites?

No specific prerequisites are needed for the Medical Writing Certification course. While the course will delve deep into the nuances of medical writing, we don’t majorly focus on fundamental writing and grammar in this course. If you’re aiming to refine those basic skills, you might consider our general Technical Writing Certification course first. A background in science or healthcare can be advantageous but is not mandatory. We welcome both seasoned writers and novices.

 

+ - What is Technical Writer HQ?

Technical Writer HQ is a leading community for technical writers across various domains, including medical writing, XML writing, proposal writing, and grant writing. We offer training courses to professionals aiming to hone their technical writing skills. It’s a knowledge hub for writers eager to continuously enhance their expertise. The Technical Writer HQ’s leadership has been featured in top publications such as Forbes, Inc, and Reuters.

 

+ - How long will I have access to the course materials?

Students are granted lifetime access to the course. This not only includes the main content but any bonus material we might introduce down the line. Once enrolled, you have unrestricted access from any device, whenever you prefer.

 

+ - What if the course doesn't meet my expectations?

Your contentment is our priority. If, for any reason, the course doesn’t resonate with you, reach out to us within the first 30 days of your purchase. We’ll provide a full refund.

 

+ - How can I showcase my Medical Writing Certification upon completion?

Upon completing the course, you’ll receive a digital badge which you can download and print. You can also showcase it on your LinkedIn or other social media profiles and personal website.

 

 

+ - I'm new to this field. Are medical writers in demand?

Absolutely! Medical writers are essential in translating complex medical information into understandable content for various audiences. Their expertise is sought after by pharmaceutical companies, research institutions, government agencies, and more. The demand for qualified medical writers has seen consistent growth, especially with the rapid advancements in medical research and healthcare technologies.

 

+ - Is this medical writing course suitable for someone aiming for a career transition?

Yes, our medical writing course is designed to cater to both seasoned writers and those new to the field. If you’re considering a medical writing career, this course will provide a comprehensive foundation, equipping you with the knowledge and skills required to excel.

 

 

+ - Can I pursue freelance medical writing after this course?

Certainly! The course covers a wide spectrum of topics that are essential for freelance medical writing. Once you’ve acquired the necessary skills and the certificate, you can leverage them to offer freelance services to healthcare providers, research institutions, or even government agencies.

 

+ - Is the curriculum updated with the latest guidelines from government agencies?

Yes, we ensure our course remains current. We regularly update our material to include the latest guidelines and best practices, especially from authoritative bodies and government agencies, ensuring you’re always learning the most relevant and up-to-date content.

 

 

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