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PDPRS: Presentation Skills

Guaranteed to Run Scheduled Fully Booked
Location
Auckland
Wellington
Oct 2020
15
15
Dec 2020
10
10
Code: PDPRS
Length: 2 Days
Overview

This course will teach you how to prepare quickly, utilise the best method for delivering your message, and maintain audience interest at all times.

Delivery format(s)
On-Site
On-Site
Classroom
Classroom
OBJECTIVES
Delivering a brilliant, memorable and interactive presentation requires a number of skills including effective planning, choosing the right delivery method(s), developing outstanding customised content, professional group facilitation, the efficient use of technology, effective communication skills and more.This course provides you with this in-depth knowledge and skill building in the planning, preparation and delivery of truly engaging presentations. You'll learn how to use specific tools and techniques for presentation creation and delivery which will enable you to conduct powerful presentations that engage your audience every time.As part of this professional development training event, you will have an opportunity to develop and present to your peers and receive feedback from the group.This course is delivered in partnership with PD Training.
PREREQUISITES

None.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

After completing this course participants will be able to:

  • Learn to design effective & engaging presentations
  • Select the most suitable delivery method based on the audience, the environment & the message being delivered
  • Master powerful & effective verbal & non-verbal communication techniques
  • Gain insight into effective techniques for calming nerves
  • Learn to create fantastic flip charts to support the key messages
  • Create compelling PowerPoint presentations
  • Learn different tools to add diversity & interest to engage an audience
  • Learn to pump it up a notch to deliver higher energy presentations
COURSE OUTLINE
Lesson 1 - Getting Started 
  • Workshop Objectives
Lesson 2 - Presentation Preparation 
  • Conducting Needs Analysis
  • Initial Outline Layout
  • Research, Write and Edit
Lesson 3 - Delivery Method Options 
  • Types of Delivery Methods
  • More Advanced Methods
  • Basic Things to Keep in Mind
Lesson 4 - Communication Skills - Verbal 
  • Active Listening Techniques
  • Questioning Techniques
  • Powerful Communicating Tips
Lesson 5 - Communication Skills - Non-Verbal 
  • Body Language Explained
  • Your External Body language
  • Other's External Body Language
Lesson 6 - Overcoming Stage Fright 
  • Pre-Event Planning
  • Mental Preparation
  • Physical Relaxation Techniques
  • Exuding Confidence to the Audience
Lesson 7 - Create Effective Flip Charts 
  • Suggested Tools
  • Flip Chart Advantages
  • Effective Use of Colours
  • Always Have a 'Plan B'
Lesson 8 - Create Compelling Presentations with PowerPoint 
  • Suggested Tools
  • PowerPoint Tips
  • Always Have a 'Plan B''
Lesson 9 - Creative Use of Whiteboards 
  • Wall Mounted vs Electronic
  • Suggested Tools
  • Effective Use of Colours
  • Always Have a 'Plan B'
Lesson 10 - Vibrant Videos and Amazing Audio 
  • Suggested Tools
  • Video and Audio Tips
  • Always Have a 'Plan B'
Lesson 11 - Pumping it up a Notch 
  • Making Them Laugh
  • Engaging with Questions
  • Promoting Audience Interaction
  • Managing Questions and Comments
 
Lesson 12 - Wrapping Up 
  • Words from the Wise

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