Presentation Skills

Course Information

Do you want to make an impact when presenting?  This course provides the knowledge required to plan and deliver well-structured, professional presentations, as well as the opportunity to practise and perfect your delivery style. It offers practical techniques to communicate and reinforce a message, allowing you to focus on audience needs and objectives allowing you to gain buy in for your concept or proposal.

Who Should Attend

For those who want and need to make professional presentations.

Topic Areas Covered 

  • Discuss the purpose of presentations and know how to deal with common fears
  • Discuss and consider the importance of planning and preparation
  • Decide on your message using the 3 W’s – why? what? who?
  • How to engage an audience by delivering what they need to know
  • Look at ways to structure presentations and ‘package’ their message
  • Putting it all together by delivering and evaluating a short presentation 

What They Will Learn

By the end of the programme, the student will be able to

  • Speak to groups with greater confidence and professionalism
  • Know how to make an impact, gain ’buy in’ and action from your audience
  • Develop a presenting style which appeals to a wider audience
  • Be able to interact and adapt to the needs of your audience
  • Know how to overcome anxiety and boost confidence
  • Support their presentations using well designed visual aids

Course Duration

One Day

Assessment

Continuous assessment throughout the day