Why book this course?
If you’ve ever seen a TV show where someone is advised to ‘imagine the audience in their underwear’, you’ll know that a lot of people struggle with public speaking. From worrying about how you’ll come across, to projecting your voice, to forgetting what to say next, speaking to an audience can be a catalyst for all kinds of anxieties.
Our Effective Presentation Skills course will help you to minimise the nerves that come with presenting, enabling you to take control and deliver an impactful and inspiring message. Our practical training will enhance your public speaking skills, providing you with a structure and confidence that will invigorate your audience and enhance your presentations.
Who is the course for?
The Effective Presentation Skills course is ideal for anyone who has to make a presentation and wants to bolster their confidence and speaking technique.
The skills learned on this course will help to improve your confidence in pressure situations, and speak with greater clarity and assertiveness, making it equally useful for interviews, assessments and reviews.
What content will the course cover?
What is a presentation?
What skills and techniques make a ‘great’ presenter?
The golden rules of powerful presentations
Establishing clear outcomes – key messages
Structuring your presentation for success – planning what to say
Using presentation aids to full effect
Understanding the audience and their needs
Controlling the nerves
Gaining buy-in and motivating to action
Tips for presenting powerfully in the digital age
Action plans for success
What will I get out of the training?
You will learn the fundamentals of great presenting, from preparation through to delivery. Our course blends key skills with opportunities to practice your structure and delivery, helping you to understand your audience, set objectives and control your nerves. We’ll also look at presenting in the digital age, with advice on successfully communicating via conference call, webinar, Skype or Zoom.
What is the duration of this course?
This is a 1-day course.
The course commences at 9:30am and we aim to finish at approximately 4:30pm.
On all our scheduled courses, lunch is included and refreshments are provided throughout the day.
For virtual courses, timings will vary. Details can be found next to each scheduled course date.