Effective presentation skills for an international audience

Pronunciation lessons

How to feel at ease in a language other than your own?

"Our role is to give you confidence and skills so that your personality shines through"

Who is it for?

  • Professionals who need to work on their delivery skills to become confident and competent presenters.
  • People who need skills and techniques, which can be developed in an informal, risk free environment.
  • Those who would like personal, professional feedback and individual coaching.

Objectives

  • Master the technique of controlling of their nerves when speaking in public
  • Develop a more confident and persuasive vocal style
  • Use body language to build rapport and maintain the motivation of the audience
  • Use language techniques to ensure that their key message is understood
  • Plan and structure their presentation creatively for maximum impact
  • Learn how to use effective interactive techniques to control their audience
  • Improve their level of Spoken English

Prerequisite

  • Minimum B1 level

Strong points

  • Efficient and practical coaching: pronunciation exercises, improvisations, corrected discussions, role-plays
  • Taylor-made training courses: a diagnostic of the participant's spoken and written English, "blocks" and aptitude

Offering party
All our teachers are trained for one to one lessons and hold a minimum of a CELTA (Cambridge English for foreigners teaching qualification) and degree. A minimum of two years experience. Our teaching methodology is based on the Cambridge English Examination curcus.

 

Programme:

1) Pre-course interview  “getting to know you”
Individual interviews

  • What is your spoken level of English?
  • Your strong points
  • Points that need to be improved
  • Diagnostics and personalised advice

English level
Grammatical and oral evaluation to ensure a tailor-made training course

 

2) Frame your project "a successful talk is a little miracle"

  • Know how to tell a story
  • Plan your presentation in a coherent manner
  • Understand the protocol of an international presentation
  • Cultural differences
  • Vocabulary, grammar and cohesion to support your project

3) Plan your presentation "be who you are"

Different methodologies
Physical awareness and confidence building

  • Prepare yourself mentally
  • Understand and adapt to your public
  • Speak with confidence

 

4) Plan your project "keep it simple"

  • Use Power Point or Prezi 
  • Videos or picture: the different possibilities
  • Produce slides that are interesting and interactive

 

5)  Creating a stronger presence "nerves are not a disaster"

  • Awareness of the effect of body language
  • Voice
  • Use of eye contact to build rapport
  • Content
  • Improve your pronunciation
  • Adapt to your audience

 

6) Practice, practice, practice

  • Creating an immediate impression on the audience
  • Prepare two presentations, improvisation
  • Watch the video and get feedback from it
  • Present your project to a panel 

 

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