PUBLIC SPEAKING AND PRESENTATION SKILLS COURSE OUTLINE
One Day Training Course in Public Speaking Skills
WHAT IS THIS COURSE ABOUT?
This public speaking and presentation skills course offers you the HOW of presenting in a persuasive and influential way. Presentation and public speaking skills are exactly that – skills – they can be learned. This link to our main presentation skills page will tell you more about how this course addresses the key challenges with public speaking.
In this 1-day programme, we take the participant, through a one-day programme to show you how to build in confidence in your speaking and presenting to others, to win them over to your ideas and company, by learning what top presenters do to create that in their public presentations.
We give participants a map and compass to ensure that as comfortable as possible in learning these skills. This will means your public speaking and presentations will become easier, more rewarding, and something to look forward. We show you the key strategies of outstanding speakers, and take you through a 1 day course, where you will learn about your current strategies, how they compare, and help you fill in the gaps to become a better presenter and speaker.
To help individuals learn the skills to present their ideas, products and strategies to clients and colleagues with more power, influence and Impact and raise their confidence levels in presenting at all levels in organizations, and particularly in the sales setting.
WHO IS THIS TRAINING COURSE FOR?
Managers, Directors, Business Professionals, Sales Professionals and anybody who needs to present in their professional environment on a regular basis. Zenith Training has trained people from all industries, including accountants, sales professionals, company directors, operations managers, lawyers, doctors, engineers, managing directors and core management staff in large organisations.
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN ON THIS PUBLIC SPEAKING COURSE?
We do our best to make this day as interactive and relaxed as possible, where people are encouraged and motivated to try new ways of presenting and speaking in public, in a safe and supportive environment. Nobody will be asked to do anything they do not wish to do. People will be made to feel as comfortable as possible.Participants can choose to work on a section of an existing presentation and polish it up for delivery to a client or pick a topic they are passionate about. Each participant will get an opportunity to present within the group over the course of the day.
THE KEY STRATEGIES OF TOP PRESENTERS
What outstanding speakers do in overcoming fear of public speaking. Learn what TOP Presenters do to prepare themselves for speaking in public.
MANAGING YOUR NERVES AND EMOTIONAL STATES IN PUBLIC SPEAKING
Creating positive resourceful states for yourself and your Audience (before you speak). Find positive meanings for the presentation and for speaking in public and take command of the presentation. Overcoming nervous states of mind when speaking.
MANAGING AND CREATING CONNECTION WITH YOUR AUDIENCE
How to connect with and engage dynamically with an audience of any size you are speaking to.
REVERSE ENGINEERING YOUR POWER POINT PRESENTATION
Make presentations memorable – the tools to making a lasting impression – The PowerPoint Tool. How to build a presentation that makes an impact. (short overview with examples from existing Power Point Presentation). There will be short examples used to demonstrate how to get an audience to take action on what is being presented as you speak.
EFFECTIVE USE OF YOUR VOICE IN PUBLIC SPEAKING
Speaking with confidence and conviction to enhance the experience and get the response you need from your audience. You will receive some voice coaching to improve how your voice is heard by others as you speak.
ORGANISING YOUR PRESENTATIONS
The art of creating sign posts that influence your audience, guiding your audience to the right conclusions (structure of the information) and action following your presentation. Learn to create and prepare an effective presentation in 10 minutes.
HANDLING DIFFICULT QUESTIONS AND THINKING ON YOUR FEET
Thinking on your feet and staying focused on the message and speaking confidently as you answer questions.
ANSWERING 4 KEY QUESTIONS IN YOUR PRESENTATION
Get the results you need by answering 4 key questions, and how using this can have a dramatic effect on the audience response to your presentation. When you have the formula for answering these 4 questions, speaking in public, will become so much easier for you and you will be able to put a presentation together in 10 minutes.
and learn more about our presentation skills training course.
Read our Articles on Public Speaking Skills or if you have a fear of public speaking:
- 5 ways to improve your presentations and public speaking skills
- The Public Speaking Phobia -How we create our fear of public speaking