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Effective Presentation Skills

Structure Duration Two day
Time 9am - 5pm
Commencement Date 22 - 23 Feb 2018
26 - 27 Apr 2018
18 - 19 Jun 2018
16 - 17 Jul 2018
03 - 04 Sep 2018
25 - 26 Oct 2018
15 - 16 Nov 2018 (2 Seats Left)
10 - 11 Dec 2018

COURSE FEE (NON-MEMBER): S$963.00* (including 7% GST)
COURSE FEE (MEMBER): 
S$818.55* (including 7% GST)
* Members enjoy a 15% discount before GST
* Group Discount (3 or more participants) - 10%

FUNDING AVAILABLE:
COMPANY SPONSORED PARTICIPANT

1) SDF GRANT REIMBURSEMENT (Non-WSQ)
    SDF Grant Amount: S$28.00
    SDF Course Code: 
CRS-N-0005279

INDIVIDUAL PARTICIPANT
SkillsFuture Credit

(Individual Singaporean aged 25 and above)
Pre-approved SkillsFuture funding of S$500.00
Click HERE for more info on SkillsFuture.

  Introduction

How can I present without feeling nervous? What should I do when my mind goes blank? What if my visual aids don't work? How can I improve my presentation skills? All these questions and more will be answered at this interesting, fun-filled and knowledge-rich workshop.

Be prepared to be videotaped as you learn tips and tricks to become a more dynamic and confident speaker and presenter! 


  Key Takeaways

Upon completion of this workshop, participants will be able to;

- Highlight the important points of an effective presentation

- Develop an effective presentation format for the individual
- Highlight individual effective and non-effective presentation skills



  Who Should Attend


Senior Executives and Managers who present to Boards of Directors and Key Decision Makers.


  Programme Outline
  1. Introduction to Public Speaking
    - Understanding What Makes a Good Speaker and a Good Speech
    - Understanding Needs of Participants
    - Managing Nervousness
  2. The Mechanics of Speech
    - Using Your Voice Effectively
    - Building Vocal Power
  3. Knowing Your Audience
    - Understanding Different Audience Types
    - Managing Difficult Presentation Situations
  4. Effective Use of Body Language
    - Eye Contact
    - Posture
    - Gesture
  5. Individual Presentation and Written Evaluations

6. Projecting Credibility
- Initial, Derived and Final Credibility
- Projecting a Confident Outlook and its Implications


7. How to Put Your Point Across Effectively
- Using Words to Paint Pictures
- Using Analogies and Stories to Convince
- Audio-Visual Aids
- The Ten Visual Design ‘Commandments’
- Presenting Ideas Visually


8. Speaking off the Cuff
Using Various Structures for Impromptu Speaking

 


  Methodologies

Videotaping; peer and trainer evaluations, lectures, group and individual exercises.


  Programme Trainer

Lorraine has extensive experience in various capacities in the fields of marketing communications, including Advertising, Public Relations, Conference Management as well as Training. Her background training in Communication Studies at the University and her teaching diplomas in Speech and Drama and Public Speaking have given her a unique perspective on the importance of facilitation skills in group discussions as well as in a training context.

She has trained in the areas of communication and facilitation skills, selling skills and customer service, including effective speaking skills, dealing with difficult people, dealing with angry and dissatisfied customers, telephone techniques etc.

 

 

 

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