presentation skills trainingPresentation Skills

Course Aims

This two-day programme is designed to guide delegates through the many essential skills for design and delivery of an effective presentation. The course is highly participative, with many of the activities providing delegates with the opportunity to build their skill base and develop confidence in their own abilities to deliver powerful presentations.

Course Outline

Day 1

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Preparation and Design
  • Key elements of a good presentation
  • Knowing your audience
  • Using Audio and Visual Aids
  • Selecting the right media
  • The rights and wrongs when using AV Aids
  • Preparing the Setting
  • Room layout, size, environment
  • Grabbing Attention
  • Power words
  • Tips and techniques
  • Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication
  • Clear voice and language
  • Interpreting your own and others' body language
  • Dealing with Nerves
  • Preparation for Day Two

Day 2

  • Involving the audience
  • Bringing in and shutting out
  • Handling questions
  • Providing Handouts / Notes
  • Presentation Skills Practice
  • Presentation Preparations
  • DVD Recording of Presentations
  • Observations and Feedback
  • Personal Action Plans