Jump School* Courses

*Jump School is boot camp for paratroopers (your main instructor was a paratrooper).
It’s like a “boot camp,” just better.

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Jump School FLEX

$979 or $349 (3 installments)

Open Enrollment

  • 56 lessons
  • Real-world Writing and editing exercises
  • Three real-world documents you create with direct help
  • Marketing lessons
  • Interviewing lessons (with mock interview)
  • Personal, prompt, and constructive feedback on exercises and documents
  • Supportive peer community (community.becometechnicalwriter.com)
  • Life-time access to learning materials
  • Alumni access including “Forever Thursday” meetings
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Instructor-led interactive online classes held 2x a week (max flexibility)
  • Small class sizes
  • Peer Review of Documents (Portfolio/Resume optional)
  • Two mentoring meetings (30 mins each) with instructor (2 total)
  • Four weeks of “Job-Hunter Support Group”
  • Two Guarantees!
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10-Week Jump School SEMINAR

$1589 or $598 (3 installments)

Next Class: September 11

  • 56 lessons
  • Real-world Writing and editing exercises
  • Three real-world documents you create with direct help
  • Marketing lessons
  • Interviewing lessons (with mock interview)
  • Personal, prompt, and constructive feedback on exercises and documents
  • Supportive peer community (community.becometechnicalwriter.com)
  • Life-time access to learning materials
  • Alumni access including “Forever Thursday” meetings
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Instructor-led interactive online classes held 2x a week (max flexibility)
  • Small class sizes
  • Peer Review of Documents (Portfolio/Resume optional)
  • Two mentoring meetings (30 mins each) with instructor (2 total)
  • Four weeks of “Job-Hunter Support Group”
  • Two Guarantees!

Job-Hunter Support Group

($389 monthly or free with JUMP SCHOOL SEMINAR)

We hunt for that first interview as a technical writer.
If that first interview is not found in 4 weeks, then the next month is free.

We discuss wins, losses, and blocks. Share techniques and tips. Support each other in a mutually supportive fashion.

FAQs

Can’t find an answer here? Send Bobby an email at bobby@becometechnicalwriter.com

(SEMINAR) Are the classes required or can I work alone when I want?

Class attendance is not required. Bobby schedules two office-hour meetings each week. Most members can make one of these.

Do I need to have a background in technology or writing?

No. But you should like both. And be willing to grow by absorbing new knowledge and building new skills.

What’s included in this program?

You get permanent access to 3 online courses, made from “scratch” by a 22-year veteran technical writer. In SEMINAR, you’ll also get a 1:1 mentoring session each week, a peer feedback space, and weekly classes — offered 2x a week to accommodate members’ differing schedules.

Will I work on a project?

Yes! You’ll create 3 documents. One of these is for a real company.

Will I get a certificate?

Yes. Everyone who completes the course earns a certificate. We aim to grow this course and make this certificate a cherished document.

What is Become a Technical Writer?

Founded by Bobby Kennedy in 2020, Become a Technical Writer consists of a 3 courses with a mix of video and text lessons; weekly classes to discuss current lessons; a private session with Bobby each week; and membership in our Community, featuring “Forever Thursday” — which takes place forever for our alumni.

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