Presentation Skills

This workshop includes the content listed below, however, all courses can be tailored to suit individual requirements/business needs and can be adjusted as necessary. Workshops may be tailored on the day to suit the delegate needs. Select the business Skills tab for a general overview of the courses available.

Course Outline – Presentation Skills

Introduction to presenting

  • Introduction
  • Core principles of presenting
  • Individual presentation style/experience

 Creating your presentation

  • Conveying a clear message
  • Which software to use to support your presentation
  • The importance of preparation
  • Knowing your audience
  • Structuring your presentation
  • Images or text to convey your message
  • Presenter, material and audience

Practical skills

  • The physical space
  • Audience interaction
  • Effective speaking
  • Active listening
  • How to prompt or ask questions
  • Dealing with difficult questions
  • Making an impact
  • Passion
  • Understanding and using your unique style
  • Body language
  • What happens if you go off subject
  • Raising confidence
  • Clear delivery

Opportunity to create and deliver a presentation

  • Create a short presentation (on any subject) using skills learned.
  • Present to the other delegates in a supportive environment
  • Give and receive constructive feedback to encourage other delegates

Objectives

By the end of this workshop you will be able to:

  • Understand your unique presentation style and the associated strengths and weaknesses
  • Understand the core principles which make up a good presentation
  • Adapt any presentation to suit your audience
  • Present with confidence and passion
  • Keep calm if you go off subject or receive difficult questions
  • Convey your message clearly and effectively