Effective Public Speaking Skills

Duration – 1 Day

Learning Objectives
• how to write and prepare for successful, powerful and influential speeches
• how to deliver dynamic, high energy and persuasive presentations
• how to master influential and effective verbal and non-verbal communication techniques
• how to improve their persuasion and connection with their audience
• how to utilize body language, eye contact, voice, gestures, and pauses in order to keep the audience interested and intrigued

Course Benefits
• gain insight on stage fright and make positive use of nervous energy
• acquire and hold the audience’s attention
• understand the importance of adding those special touches to deliver a high level presentation (i.e. answering questions, encouraging discussion, humour)
• confidently communicate and present their ideas
• overcome fears and speak with ease in public speaking situations

Target Audience
Supervisors/managers and front line employees would benefit from this course or anyone interested in becoming a better public speaker.

Contact Information
Timmins Campus
Tel: 705-235-3211 ext. 2270
training@northern.on.ca