Why book this course?
Sales can be a high pressure environment, and you want to get off to a good start. If you’re new to the sales role or are looking to integrate selling or account management, it’s vital that you gain an understanding of tried and tested sales techniques. Without them, you may not gain the conversions you need to gain enough time to improve.
Our Effective Sales Skills and Techniques course will drill you in the fundamentals of salesmanship, giving you the confidence you need to see sales through. You’ll learn about the role of the salesperson; how to research your client and set objectives; how to present benefits; closing sales positively, and overcoming any objections or resistance.
Who is the course for?
This course is ideal for anyone new to a sales role and environment, or anyone who incorporates sales into their job.
This course will also benefit those with experience but no formal coaching or training in the art of selling, helping to refine your technique and giving you a forum for advice and feedback.
What content will the course cover?
Setting objectives & understanding the sales process
The role of the salesperson & making a strong first impression
Building rapport through good listening & effective questioning techniques
Understanding the AIDCA theory and how it applies
Applying the ‘Seven Steps of a Sale’, including:
Matching the product to what the client wants and avoiding assumptions
Presenting your product using features and benefits
Overcoming objections and resistance
Closing the sale confidently
Dealing with difficult clients and rejection.
What will I get out of the training?
Selling is not just about your product knowledge but your people skills, and how to form an emotional connection with the buyer. Our course will increase your understanding of salesmanship, helping you to build a rapport with your clients, and to do more listening than talking. Ultimately, you’ll learn to better understand what your buyer is looking for, and how to give it to them.
At Kent Trainers, we’re proud to tailor our courses to the individual needs of all businesses. Our Effective Sales Skills and Techniques course engages learners with practical examples, and invites you to ask questions and seek feedback. By discussing your unique situation and experiences, you’ll gain a unique understanding of sales that will help in your daily role.
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, we run 2 x 2 hr sessions. Timings are 1000 to 1200 and then 1400 to 1600.
For in-house courses, timings can be adapted to suit your requirements.