Effective Presentation Skills Training

How To Take This Class

Live Instructor-Led Online Class

Cost: $225.00

  • Open enrollment class for individuals
  • Live class with an instructor
  • Free class retakes forever!
  • Six months of instructor email support
  • Hands-on exercises and student labs
  • Classes never cancelled due to low enrollment
  • Money-back guarantee

Onsite or Offsite Group Training

Cost: Based on number of students

  • For groups as small as 3 people
  • Class Held at our location or yours
  • Hands-on exercises and student labs
  • Customization at no extra charge
  • Six months of instructor email support
  • All-inclusive pricing
  • Money-back guarantee
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Course Duration

1 Day

Course Description

Without a dynamic and coherent presentation, even stellar ideas can fail to convince your audience. In this Effective Presentation Skills Training course, students will learn active listening skills to facilitate the exchange of ideas in meetings and presentations. They will also organize their ideas to create coherent and convincing oral presentations, while utilizing available visual aids and using public-speaking techniques to strengthen their delivery. Students will also prepare strategies for business meetings and learn to conduct meetings efficiently.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
  • Identify and use effective presentations, use different types of presentations, plan a presentation, and determine primary and secondary objectives.
  • Analyze the audience, determine the supporting material, and learn about different types of supporting material.
  • Incorporate visual aids, understand the types of visual aids, display, and create visual aids.
  • Handle the questions effectively, approach the question-and-answer session, responsibilities during a session, and handle challenging questions.
  • Persuade a presentation, understand the goals of persuasion, organize a persuasive presentation, and use the methods of persuasion.

Course Audience

This course is designed for individuals who need to present information effectively in a professional environment.

Course Prerequisites

No prerequisites

Course Syllabus

  1. Unit 1: Fundamentals of presentation
    • Topic A: Effective presentations
    • Topic B: Planning a presentation
  2. Unit 2: Audience analysis and supporting material
    • Topic A: Audience analysis
    • Topic B: Supporting materials
  3. Unit 3: Building presentations
    • Topic A: Build presentations
    • Topic B: Develop an introduction
    • Topic C: Organize the body of the presentation
    • Topic D: Effective conclusion
  4. Unit 4: Presentation mechanics
    • Topic A: Visual aids
    • Topic B: Understand visual aids
  5. Unit 5: Presentation process
    • Topic A: Extemporaneous speaking
    • Topic B: Preparation for speaking
    • Topic C: Deliver a presentation
    • Topic D: Nonverbal communication
  6. Unit 6: Question-and-answer session
    • Topic A: Handle questions effectively
    • Topic B: Handle challenging questions
  7. Unit 7: Fundamentals of persuasion
    • Topic A: Understand persuasion
    • Topic B: Organize a persuasive presentation
    • Topic C: Methods of persuasion