Presentation Skills

Corporate Training

The Professional Presentation Skills course at LEA English Centre is designed to increase and enhance the participants’ skills in the area of delivering presentations professionally, specifically in the areas of articulation/voicing and language proficiency. The aim of the course focuses on building the participants’ confidence using a variety of techniques dealing with presenting in the business world. This is achieved through the practice of the language skill areas such as voice, delivery, content, language, rhetorical techniques and question handling. The lessons are conducted to ensure participants who participate in this course fully equip themselves with effective techniques in delivering power impact presentations. They will be taught on the techniques used by effective public speakers and asked to apply these to their business situations. The sessions will give the participants a chance to participate and practice the skills involved, which promotes the effectiveness of their learning outcome.

Who should attend this course?

This course is for junior executives, personal assistants, sales and marketing people, etc. It is also useful for anyone who wants to improve and widen their presentation techniques and skills in the business working environment.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, participants should be able to:

Course Structure and Content

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[wptabtitle]GETTING STARTED[/wptabtitle][wptabcontent]1. Introduction to presentations
2. Stating your purpose
3. Effective openings
4. Signposting[/wptabcontent]
[wptabtitle] USING YOUR VOICE[/wptabtitle] [wptabcontent]1. Articulation, stress and pacing

2. Intonation, emphasis and softening[/wptabcontent]

[wptabtitle] EXPLOITING VISUALS[/wptabtitle] [wptabcontent]1. Introducing visuals
2. Commenting on visuals
3. Change and development
4. Cause, effect and purpose

[wptabtitle] FURTHER TECHNIQUES[/wptabtitle] [wptabcontent]1. Rhetorical questions
2. Dramatic contrasts
3. Build ups
4. Knock downs
5. Simplification
6. Creating rapport[/wptabcontent]

[wptabtitle] KEY LANGUAGE[/wptabtitle] [wptabcontent]1. Formality / Useful expressions[/wptabcontent]

[wptabtitle] HANDLING QUESTIONS[/wptabtitle] [wptabcontent]1. Clarification / Dealing with questions[/wptabcontent]

[wptabtitle] PREPARING AN OUTLINE[/wptabtitle] [wptabcontent]1. Format of a presentation outline[/wptabcontent]

[wptabtitle] MOCK PRESENTATION[/wptabtitle] [wptabcontent] – [/wptabcontent]