- Start Date: Tuesday 22nd Oct, 2019.
- End Date: Tuesday 10th Dec, 2019.
- Time: 7 - 9 pm.
- 8 Weeks.
- 2 hours per week.
ENROL NOW FOR TERM 4
Tutor: Malcolm Ferguson
Tackle speaking in front of groups with confidence. Learn the tricks of the trade to get your message across effectively. Call a Spade a Spade and take the formality out of Public Speaking.
A ‘6 week’ fun course set up to assist people of all ages gain confidence.
We never know when we are going to be put in the situation of having to speak publicly. It just happens. And what do you do?
Don’t worry… This course will save your life.
These days communication skills in the workplace has become more and more important, and although schools have annual speech competitions there is very little formal training in place.
Enroll in this fun and special course and learn how whole new opportunities can open up for you. You will wonder why the fear of speaking ever held you back.
The Course: Working in pairs, you will learn:
Week 1 Meeting and introducing each other. Breaking the Ice.
Week 2 The importance of good presentation, personal and verbal
Week 3 Learning to Evaluate, knowing what not to do and why
Week 4 Importance of Body Language, how not to look nervous.
Week 5 Preparing for Interviews. Yes we all have to face these in our lives, but never be in fear again. Understanding the Why, How, and What.
Week 6 Putting it All Together and Having Fun
Tutor Malcolm Ferguson, is a ToastMasters Award Speaker and coach with many years experience in Presentations. As a younger person he too was very shy and nervous, but with training and perseverance came to realize that Public speaking was not so bad. In fact it can be so much fun and it’s the #1 skill that changes your life. Humour is an added skill making presentations more interesting.
One of Malcolm’s proudest moments was having the honour of speaking at many business team events that inspires and encourages high performance. Without speaking skills that would never have been possible.
- This course will give you the courage to speak at your best friend’s wedding;
- Give a fun talk at your mate’s 21st;
- Honour a beloved friend or relative at their funeral;
- Speak your thoughts and ideas in a business meeting;
- Handle any Job Interview with dignity;
- And Much More…
This course is supported by the TEC (Tertiary Education Commission) to assist with literacy and numeracy needs of students. You must attend 80% of the class. At the same time we hope you will learn other useful and interesting skills and have a lot of fun learning with us.