Many studies have found that public speaking is the number one fear amongst most people, outranking flying, snakes, insects and even death. Ironically, it is also one of the skills that can make or break a person’s career. Your participants will be provided with a strong set of skills that will complement their current presentation skillset.

The Presentation Skills course will give participants some preparation skills that will make speaking in public less terrifying and more enjoyable. This course includes topics that participants can look forward to, including creating a compelling program, using various types of visual aids, and engaging the audience.

Learning Objectives:  

  • Compose a needs analysis and prepare an outline
  • Compare presentation delivery methods
  • Present verbal and non-verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrate skills to knock down nervousness
  • Develop and use flip charts with color
  • Create targeted PowerPoint presentations
  • Experiment with white boarding for reinforcement
  • Discover how video and audio enhance a presentation and list criteria for determining what types to use
  • Evaluate the learning experience with humor, questions and discussion

How You Will Benefit:

  • Increased confidence and communication from practice and feedback allowing the employee to become more comfortable speaking in public
  • Opportunity for career advancement as employees hone in on effectively communicating to be seen as leaders thus given opportunities for advancement
  • Improved credibility and impact to leave a lasting impression on the audience
  • Reduction in stress as you develop the tools and techniques to manage nerves and deliver a presentation with confidence

Who Should Attend:

Anyone interested in taking charge of their presentation skills to boost their careers and their personal development.                

Prerequisites: None

Course Format: Live instructor led

Course Duration: 8 hours

This course does not have any sections.