Presentation Training

Instructor-led presentation classes in Chicago and Los Angeles

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Effective Presentations

A great presentation doesn't just happen. It is well planned and rehearsed. To become a good presenter you need to learn a set of presentation skills.

Whether you are doing an internal presentation or delivering a multi-million dollar sales presentation, the skills participants learn on this 1-day Presentation workshop will allow them to produce a powerful and confident performance.

The class is very interactive and trainees are encouraged to prepare and deliver a presentation during the class, so that the instructors can critique and suggest improvements.

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What's Included

  • Class certificate
  • Training materials
  • FREE repeat valid for 6 months


1 Day

9:00am - 4:30pm

Detailed Course Outline

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Understand what makes an effective presentation
  • Set goals for a successful presentation
  • Analyze an audience
  • Prepare for the presentation
  • Craft your message
  • Deliver an opening to capture the audience's attention
  • Deliver a substantial presentation and powerful close
  • Overcome fear of public speaking
  • Use different tonality for effect
  • Persuade people
  • Use non-verbal communication aids
  • Handle questions-and-answers
  • Debrief presentations.
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Lesson Summaries

  • Your broad objective
  • Your desired outcomes
  • Your measurement of success
  • Knowing your audience
  • Define your core message
  • Define your opener
  • Identify relevant arguments and data
  • Organize the content
  • Define your closer
  • How to be persuasive
  • Using different tonality for effect
  • Overcome fear of public speaking
  • What's your venue like?
  • How much time will you have?
  • What equipment will you use?
  • Choosing the appropriate media
  • Creating effective visuals
  • Rehearsing your content
  • Preparing yourself mentally
  • Keeping your audience engaged
  • Read body language
  • Being flexible
  • Timing the Q&A
  • Preparing for tough questions
  • Outlining the next steps
  • Critiquing your content
  • Analyzing your performance
  • Asking colleagues for feedback
  • Following up with the audience

Our outlines are a guide to the content covered in a typical class. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular class.

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We have a team of experienced presentation trainers

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Where do your Presentation classes take place?

We have two training centers, one located in Chicago (230 W Monroe, Suite 610, Chicago IL 60606) and the other in Los Angeles (915 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1800, Los Angeles CA 90017).

What are the Presentation class times?

Our Presentation classes start at 9.00am and finish at approximately 4.30pm. We take an hour lunch break around 12.15pm.

Can you deliver Presentation training onsite at our location?

Yes, we service the greater Chicago and Los Angeles metros. We also provide onsite Presentation training at client sites right across the country. Obtain a quotation for onsite Presentation training.


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