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The Art of Effective Presentations

In this course, students will learn strategies to master your speaking skills, confidently standing before a group and delivering their message.

This course may earn a Credly Badge.

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Learning Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Explore what makes a successful presentation
  • Recognize the factors that go into building and delivery of presentations
  • Outline, develop and build a high quality presentation
  • Successfully deliver and close an effective presentation


    Course Details

    Course Outline

    1 - What is a Successful Presentation?
  • Defining the Effective Presentation
  • Generating Passion and Enthusiasm
  • Techniques for Delivering Value
  • 2 - Defining the Effective Presentation
  • Building the Outline and Backbone
  • Determining Presentation Type
  • Capturing Audience Attention
  • Tailoring the Presentation to Your Audience
  • 3 - Organizing Your Program
  • Choosing the Presentation Length
  • Setting a Time Frame
  • Creating the Topic Outline
  • Making the Key Points
  • Categorizing and Breaking Down Information
  • 4 - Fact-Finding
  • Identifying sources of Information
  • Gathering Facts and Data
  • Using the Internet as a Resource
  • Citing Key Points with Citations
  • 5 - Building Your Presentation
  • Writing Your Presentation
  • Reviewing Editing and Rewriting Slides
  • Structuring to Keep Attention
  • Observing Visual Guidelines
  • 6 - Delivering Your Presentation
  • Making the Audience Your Focus
  • Engaging the Audience
  • Building In Breaks
  • Winding Down the Presentation
  • 7 - Interacting with Your Audience
  • Opening and Capturing Attention
  • Encouraging Questions and Discussion
  • Reading the Audience and Keeping Their Engagement High
  • Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.

    Who is it For?

    Target Audience

    Anyone desiring to improve their ability to speak self-assuredly, in front of both internal and external groups.

    The Art of Effective Presentations

    Course Length : 3 Days

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