Presentation Skills

Soft Skills
Schedules
Delivery Type (Must Select One)
  Instructor-Led
  Online Live Instructor-Led
  Online OnDemand
Quantity
If quantity is more than 1, Please add all Attendees' Names /Voucher #/ Learning Credit below separated with a comma. If not specified, we will contact you prior to the class start date. Special Instructions

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 a strong set of skills that will complement their current presentation skill set.

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


Presentation Skills Course Outline:

Module One: Getting Started
  • Icebreaker
  • Housekeeping Items
  • The Parking Lot
  • Workshop Objectives
Module Two: Creating the Program
  • Performing a Needs Analysis
  • Writing the Basic Outline
  • Researching, Writing, and Editing
Module Three: Choosing Your Delivery Methods
  • Basic Methods
  • Advanced Methods
  • Basic Criteria to Consider
Module Four: Verbal Communication Skills
  • Listening and Hearing: They Aren�™t the Same Thing
  • Asking Questions
  • Communicating with Power
Module Five: Non-Verbal Communication Skills
  • Body Language
  • It�™s Not What You Say, It�™s How You Say It
Module Six: Overcoming Nervousness
  • Preparing Mentally
  • Physical Relaxation Techniques
Module Seven: Creating Fantastic Flip Charts
  • Required Tools
  • The Advantages of Pre-Writing
  • Using Colors Appropriately
  • Creating a Plan B
Module Eight: Creating Compelling PowerPoint Presentations
  • Required Tools
  • Tips and Tricks
  • Creating a Plan B
Module Nine: Wow ‘Em with the Whiteboard
  • Traditional and Electronic Whiteboards
  • Required Tools
  • Using Colors Appropriately
  • Creating a Plan B
Module Ten: Vibrant Videos and Amazing Audio
  • Required Tools
  • Tips and Tricks
  • Creating a Plan B
Module Eleven: Pumping it Up a Notch
  • Make Them Laugh a Little
  • Encouraging Discussion
  • Dealing with Questions
Module Twelve: Wrapping Up
  • Words from the Wise
  • Review of Parking Lot
  • Lessons Learned
  • Completion of Action Plans and Evaluations
 


No prior experience is needed.
 
You may cancel this class 10 or more business days prior to the start date of the class for a full refund. No shows or cancellations made within 10 days will forfeit all fees paid. Online OnDemand can not be cancelled once the access key was generated and sent to the client.