Overview

This five-day public speaking course is an intensive presentation skills masterclass
You will learn voice and body drills and practice with expert video feedback coaching

Options include preparing high-impact slide decks or a day on overcoming anxiety

After this course you will be able to:

  • Speak in public with confidence and authority
  • Deliver more effective and convincing presentations
  • Overcome nerves and fear of public speaking
  • Project your voice to its fullest potential
  • Increase your awareness of how others see and hear you
  • Engage the attention and respect of your audience
  • Master universal tools and principles of classical storytelling
  • Use your body language to enhance your physical presence
  • Confidently handle hard questions from a tough audience
  • Moderate and participate in panel discussions to a high standard

Who should attend?

This is a universal course designed for learners at different levels and in a range of roles. Learning is pitched at a core level, designed to help you analyse core concepts and execute universal skills.

Learning outcomes

  • Speak in public with confidence and authority
  • Deliver more effective and convincing presentations
  • Overcome nerves and fear of public speaking
  • Project your voice to its fullest potential
  • Increase your awareness of how others see and hear you
  • Engage the attention and respect of your audience
  • Master universal tools and principles of classical storytelling
  • Use your body language to enhance your physical presence
  • Confidently handle hard questions from a tough audience
  • Moderate and participate in panel discussions to a high standard

Outline

Day 1: (option A) Creating Slides and Content for High Impact Presentations

  • Principles of Visual Slide Design
  • Organising Information for Understanding and Memory
  • Technical Excellence: Unlock the Power of Powerpoint
  • Developing and Finalising your Slides

Day 1: (option B) Overcoming Fear of Public Speaking

  • Demystifying Fear of Public Speaking: How Anxiety Works (and How to Tame it)
  • How to Master your Own Fear by Understanding your Personal Anxiety Mechanisms
  • Psychological toolbox
  • Physical toolbox

Days 2-3: Presentation Training and Public Speaking

  • Benchmark presentation
  • Voice and body language
  • Third presentation
  • Final presentation

Days 4-5: Advanced Public Speaking and Presentation Skills

  • Advanced storytelling
  • Advanced body language
  • Taking tough questions
  • Interactive public speaking
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