Mastering Powerful Presentations

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Anyone who gives presentations to small groups or large audiences

This Training has been designed for those in positions where they must speak in front of audiences, it’s also suitable for those who are relatively new speakers who want some encouragement to speak up in meetings or who want some training before they begin making presentations on behalf of the organization.

Inexperienced or new: This course teaches the delegates how to gather their content, how to make their slides (if any is needed), how to deliver and how to make their message stand out from others.

Experienced Presenters who suffer from bad habits accumulated over time and also lack of knowledge of new tools and techniques since they picked up the knowledge years ago. This course helps these delegates to master the skill through many hands on exercises so they can leverage their current experience to polish their presentations and deliver as good as they are capable of.
 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of this programme, the participants will be able to:

  • Identify the fundamental parameters of a good presentation
  • Establish rapport with the audience
  • Learn techniques to reduce nervousness and fear
  • Understand their strengths as a presenter and how to appeal to different types of people
  • Recognize how visual aids can create impact and attention
  • Develop techniques to create a professional presence
  • Learn different ways to prepare and organize information
  • Prepare, practice, and deliver a short presentation
  • Engage the audience and get their fullest attention
  • Deliver presentation with confidence and leave a positive and memorable experience for the audience
  • Deal with tough audiences and questions
     

COURSE OVERVIEW & CONTENT

Presenting is all about having an impact. You want everyone to understand your message and get it to stick.  After all, a presenter wants to make a viral message so that everyone will end up talking about.

A great presenter has two notable qualities: appropriate skills and personal confidence. Confidence comes from knowing what you want to say and being comfortable with your communication skills. In this programme, participants will master the skills that will make them a better speaker and presenter.
 

  • Presentation Types
  • What Are The Implications Of The Size Of The Audience?
  • How To Approach The Design Of A Presentation And Learn Which Areas You Need To Focus On Most?
  • What Types Of Presentations Exist And What Are The Differences Between Them?
  • How Different Types Of Audiences Dictate Different Kinds Of Presentations?
     
  • Communication Skills
  • Explore Key Communication Skills
  • How To Start And End A Conversation
     
  • Presenter Characters 
  • Characteristics That Can Make Or Break The Audience’s Impression Of A Speaker, Including:
    • Volume
    • Clichés
    • Slang
    • Diction
    • Jargon
    • Tact (Or Lack Thereof)
       
  • Personality Types
  • Personality Type And What It Means For A Speaker
     
  • Positive Self-Talk
  • How To Build Self-Confidence – A Key Skill For Any Public Speaker
     
  • Trust
  • The Idea Of Rapport And How It Can Help Build Relationships
     
  • Maximizing Meetings
  • Ways To Successfully Prepare For And Present At Any Meeting
     
  • Body Language
  • Make Sure The Body Language Is Sending The Right Message
     
  • Managing Sticky Situations
  • Some Tools To Deal With Uncomfortable Situations
  • The Value Of Oral Presentations
     
  • Overcoming Nervousness
  • Some Suggestions For Handling Nervousness
     
  • The Five S’s
  • The Five S’s Of A Good Presentation:
    • Significance
    • Scenario
    • Solutions
    • Sequel
    • And Suggestions
       
  • Writing And Planning A Presentation
  • The Nuts And Bolts Of Creating Your Presentation
     
  • Audience Profile
  • The Value Of Audience Profiles
     
  • Speaking Voice
  • The Eight Key Parts Of A Presenter’s Message
     
  • Types Of Visual Aids
  • An Overview Of, And Tips For, The Most Common Visuals During This Session
     
  • Your Presentation
  • Participants Will Prepare And Present A Short Presentation. Participants Will Evaluate Each Other And Provide Constructive Feedback
     
  • Dealing With Difficult Audiences And Questions
  • Preparation Is Key
  • Engage
  • Dealing With Questions
     

PRE-COURSE ASSIGNMENT

The course contains a pre-course assignment where delegates need to prepare a presentation.

During the course, they will learn how to improve their presentation and at the end, they will deliver this presentation once more to be evaluated based on a set of performance criteria. The delegates can practice their presentation at home after learning a number of key topics during the first day and proceed to present their updated version during the second and third day for evaluation and feedback.

Participants will be videoed and have the opportunity for individual and group critique. The facilitator will individually give feedback to each participant on the 1-2 key areas that they need to concentrate on. Course number is limited to Ten.
 

TRAINING METHODOLOGY

  • Group Discussions
  • Group & Individual Exercises
  • Mini Presentations Sessions
  • Practical Activities/ Exercises
  • Feedback
  • Self-Assessments
  • Action Plan
     

COURSE DURATION: THREE DAY

  • Date:

  • 5-Sept-2021 » 7-Sept-2021
  • Location:

  • Dubai

  • Investment:

  • US$ 1,395

  • Book Online
  • Date:

  • 16-Nov-2021 » 18-Nov-2021
  • Location:

  • Dubai

  • Investment:

  • US$ 1,395

  • Book Online

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