Foundation Presentation Skills Course

I have developed this course to give you a foundation presentation skills course for junior staff and graduates. This course can be tailored to your exact requirements to match your business objectives and the current abilities of your team. Please contact me for more info!

Course overview

Upon completing this course, attendees will be able to produce and deliver presentations that convey their core message in a format that their audience can understand. Attendees will also have a knowledge of how to produce effective Powerpoint presentations and manage any nerves that they may encounter when speaking.

Course agenda

Getting started

  • Warm-up and the complete history of public speaking in four minutes

Our thoughts and views

  • What makes a great speaker? The good, the bad and the ugly
  • What makes us nervous when we speak?

Preparing to stand up and speak

  • How to deal with nerves when public speaking
  • What does a confident speaker look like? Becoming that confident speaker

What we say

  • What is a good speech structure?
  • How to define your core message
  • Start on the right foot – opening a speech
  • How to write that bit in the middle
  • Writing for your audience – what do they want to hear?
  • The final thought – closing a speech effectively

How we say it

  • Voice – how to use it and why
  • Your body – what does it say and what does it add to your message?

The ‘learning by doing’ bit

  • Create and deliver a short presentation
  • Evaluation and feedback from everyone

Ongoing support

All attendees will receive written feedback on their performance and recommendations on materials that will help with further improvements.

Need something more specific?

I can tailor this course to your needs, please get in touch to discuss your requirements.

Like to find out more?

Contact me using the form below for more information.

[contact-form-7 404 "Not Found"]

Related courses

The courses below are also available from Rich Public Speaking and make a great base from which to produce a course tailored to your needs. Click each link for  more info.

Presentation skills for salespeople

Public speaking skills for leaders

Presenting for change management

Presenting technical concepts and ideas, simply