The below post comes from the STC Certification Commission.
The STC Certification Commission presently awards a certification for Technical Communicators and is in the process of creating a new certification for Technical Writers. We need your help in defining the appropriate content for this new credential. Please do so by participating in our formal Job/Task Analysis study of Technical Writers.
With your input, this study will determine the knowledge and abilities currently required to perform the job of a Technical Writer. These results will ensure that the content of the new certification assessment is a fair, current, and appropriate measure of applicants for certification.
Here is what we need for you to do:
- Click on the following link to access the survey: Start Survey
- Read the survey directions carefully and respond to each question to the best of your ability.
- If you wish to leave the survey and return to finish it later, be certain to click on the “Save Page and Continue Later” button on the bottom of the page.
The survey will take approximately 10 minutes to complete, and will close on 30 September 2012. Please take a few minutes and to complete the survey today!
Please encourage other technical communicators/writers to participate in this study as well. Forward the following link: https://stccc.questionpro.com/ to other professionals that you know.
Thank you for your help on this important study!