The following is a comparison between “BTW” and several other prominent online courses.
Notice how this course offers more direct job support than any other course listed.
Job support is and will continue to be a focus of this course.
*Instructor-led technical writing certificate courses
|COURSE NAME||Professional Technical Writing (Udemy)||Technical Writing Course Online (Oregon State University)||Basic Certificate in Technical Writing (TechWriter-Certification)||Become a Technical Writer (Bobby Kennedy)|
|Price (Sep. 2020)||$199.00||$425.00||$975.00||$489.00|
|Pay in installments||No||No||No||Yes|
|Length (hours)||About 20 Hrs.||4 Weeks||90 Hrs.||About 30 Hrs.|
|Asynchronous/Synchronous (a.k.a. “Self-paced or Guided”)||Asynchronous||Asynchronous||Asynchronous||Mostly Asynchronous|
|Instructor reviews work||Yes||Yes (1 project)||Yes||Yes|
|Satisfaction Guarantee||Yes (30 days)||No||No||Yes (45 days)|
|Face-to-face time with the instructor||No||No||No||Yes|
|Includes focus on Marketing & Interviewing||No||No||No||Yes|
|Job Search Network meetings each week — for life||No||No||No||Yes|
|Content updated regularly/roadmap for future updates||No||No||No||Yes|