This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to plan, draft and finalise a basic document.

It applies to individuals who apply a broad range of competencies in various work contexts and may exercise some discretion and judgement to produce a range of workplace documentation.


  1. Plan document
  2. Draft document
  3. Review document
  4. Write final document

Upon successful completion of this unit, you will:

  • plan, draft and finalise three different simple documents that accurately convey the required basic information in a format suitable for the intended audience and in accordance with organisational policies and procedures for document production

Demonstrate knowledge of:

  • the process for checking basic grammar, spelling and punctuation
  • different communication methods
  • how audience, purpose and method of communication influence the tone of a document

Nominal Hours: 30