Self-Paced Learning

Study 3 hours/week to finish in 2 weeks


Lifetime Access

Enjoy videos and updated course material for a lifetime


Capstone Project

70 video lessons + assignments + quizzes

The Struggle: Why YOU Should Take This Course? 

Early in your career, you can end up wasting months trying to learn more skills to convey your product ideas to engineers and stakeholders. Despite all of your hard work, you always feel lost because:

  • You lack formal education in documenting processes
  • The courses and bootcamps offered in the product industry don’t focus on writing 
  • You have no time nor guidance to figure out what resources you should be focused on learning from

PHQ’s Product Writing Certification Course was created for anyone who wants to improve their communication skills when it comes to getting buy-in on their product ideas. If you want to lead as a product manager, then you need great writing skills, and this course is the right one for you.

What are you going to get from this course?

P: Over 70+ lectures, 20+ downloadable writing homework, and instructor feedback on your writing. 

  • Access downloadable writing templates used by Product Managers on the job.
  • Instructor feedback on your capstone project. Yes: your work will be reviewed to ensure you’ve made progress. 
  • Earn a certificate of completion upon finishing the course

Bonus Content

  • We are 100% committed to adding more BONUS course content and interviews with tech product leaders over time (we love all things Technical Writing and highly enjoy adding content!) and you’ll get FREE LIFETIME ACCESS to all future content!
  • Access to the world’s first and largest Product Manager Slack community where you can meet, chat with, and learn from over 9,000+ product people around the globe. The community also features the world’s top product leaders like Ken Norton (Product Partner, Google Ventures), Punit Soni (Chief Product Officer of Flipkart & Advisor to Google), Josh Elman (Partner at Greylock Partners), Ellen Chisa (VP of Product at Lola), Brandon Chu (Senior Product Manager at Shopify), Lulu Cheng (Product Manager at Pinterest), Jess Lee (Former CEO of Polyvore), Nir Eyal (Author of Hooked), and others in our community for regular Q&A sessions.

Your Instructor

Josh is the founder of Technical Writer HQ and Squibler, a writing software. He is considered one of the top product influencers in the world by Product School. He has been writing software tutorials, manuals, handbooks, and white papers for over eight years. His technical writing has been read by over 200 million people. He has written several books about software documentation and another book about copywriting for personal brands. His work has been praised by LinkedIn and Facebook’s engineering team, Reuters, Inc., and Forbes.

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Product Writing Certification Course

Earn Your Certification

Each certification is hosted on Product HQ's website ensuring its authenticity with hiring managers.

Course Curriculum

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Product Writing Certification Course


Emily Martolini
UX Writer
"The videos are informative and the homework makes sure you put the theory into practice. The most valuable part in my opinion is the capstone project. The detailed feedback was invaluable." - 5/5 Stars
Prateek Bhatnagar
Scrum Master
“The community connections are excellent; when you are stuck and need help, everyone is just a message away."
Michal S., Lead Product Manager @ Pipedrive
Michal S
Lead Product Manager
"The explanations are clear and understandable, even if you don’t have any technical background. - 5/5 stars"
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Kim Mitchell-Williams
Human Resources Specialist
"I truly enjoyed the course and look forward to receiving my certification."

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Frequently Asked Questions

+ - What is Product HQ?

Product HQ is an independent PM community and certification center. Our community consists of some of the best established and upcoming product managers from around the world.

PMQ organizes and administers the PHQ Product Manager Certification program. This online course helps candidates develop a high-level understanding of PM fundamentals and prepares them for a career as a product manager.

Major publications such as Forbes, Product Hunt, Huffington Post, AlphaUX, and Mattermark have extensively covered our work. PHQ also stands out as one of the top PM communities in the world, with global sponsors including Facebook, TechCrunch, Hired, SaaStr, Notion, Amplitude, and more.

+ - How long does it take to complete PHQ Certification courses?

Just like all of PHQ’s courses, there is no set timeline or deadline to finish the course. Candidates are free to learn at their own pace. That said, the course is structured in such a way that if you dedicate two (2) hours a day to the course, you should be able to complete it within one (1) month.

+ - How long do I have access to the course?

After enrolling, you have free lifetime access to all of the content in the course for as long as you like across any and all devices you own.

+ - How do I show my certificate and proof of completion?

Upon completing the Product HQ’s Product Writing Certification Course, you will receive a digital badge and an e-certificate. You can download both e-documents and showcase them on your website, or share them with colleagues, and managers.

+ - How can employers and managers verify my certification status?

There are two ways you can confirm your certification status. The first is with the e-certificate and digital badge that you will receive upon completion of the course, and the second being via the certification portal. Each online certificate comes with a verification link that redirects to Product HQ, where managers and/or potential employers can verify your certification status.