Learn the art of Public Speaking – an essential skill and competency in every workplace

Presentation Skills Intensive

About the course

This Presentation Skills Intensive intervention aims to help your key employee handle and deal with the biggest fear that most employees experience in their work today – speaking in public.  The course understands their concerns and anxiety, and aims to give them the tools and techniques to help them develop public speaking / communication skills / presentation skills that will impress their Subordinates, Peers and Senior Management, and indeed existing / new customers and clients.  They will experience a new way of speaking and presenting through an intensive training intervention that will increase their assertiveness, confidence and enhance their knowledge and approach to speaking in public, presenting and in communicating.

Our intention for you (Aim & Objective)

By the end of this Presentation Skills Intensive intervention, the participant will have learned how to present / communicate professionally (and yet authentically) in 1 : 1, small or large groups and have developed speaking techniques that they can use in their workplace and indeed in their personal lives too.

What you will learn (Content)

  • The ‘Contents’ below (in no particular order and not exhaustive) will all be covered both directly and / or indirectly with the participant:
  • Knowledge of your products / services / speaking topic
  • Belief in your products / services / speaking topic
  • Presenters’ and speakers’ state / stance / mindset
  • Self-confidence, self-belief and assertiveness
  • Choosing your presentation / speaking medium
  • Preparing and designing the content and look of your presentation medium i.e., slides
  • Captivating introductions / Opening your speech / Closing your speech
  • Audience engagement and feedback
  • Metaphors
  • Personification
  • Using PowerPoint
  • Using a Flipchart
  • Using Pointer Cards
  • Managing notes / props
  • Satirs (gesturing)
  • Stage management (claiming your space)
  • Your speaking voice:
      • Pace
      • Volume
      • Articulation
      • Inflection
      • Power of Pausing
  • Designing and preparing sales pitch narrative
  • Delivering a sales pitch In-person and remotely
  • Handling nerves, stress and anxiousness before and during your speech delivery
  • Impromptu Speaking
  • Delivering your presentation
  • Breathing
  • Handling audience questions
  • Giving / receiving feedback
  • Venue management & logistics
  • What to wear
  • Self-evaluation
  • Home-play

What you will be able to do after the course (Outcome)

  • Volunteer to present, because speaking in public is a natural competency for you
  • Seek out speaking engagements
  • Prepare a speech at short notice
  • Look forward to speaking
  • Feel great before / during / after your speech


  • 1 : 1
  • 3 to 5 sessions of 1.5-2.5 hours each per week, over 3 to 5 weeks, completely private and confidential
  • On-going support, if required


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