Public Speaking Training
Speaking Under Pressure
Target Audience and Purpose
This session has been designed for those who are in positions where they speak in front of audiences that are hostile or demanding. This material is also suitable for those who are relatively new speakers who want some encouragement to speak up in meetings or who want some training before they begin making presentations on behalf of the organisation. This course is aimed at improving skills and helping your team to learn new techniques which will give them the persuasive edge when they are making a presentation, fielding difficult questions, or presenting complex information.
Objectives for this Public Speaking Training (Speaking under pressure)
Sample learning objectives can include:
- Quick and easy preparation methods – whether you have one minute or one week to prepare
Learn the skills from professionals that speak for a living. The example skills provided in this part of the sessions demonstrates how you can prepare instantly for a presentation or speaking opportunity. Preparation is key to a great delivery, so this section will be highly advantageous for those who may need to speak at the last minute.
- What you can do to prepare for questions before you know what those questions will be
We all know that questions may arise when providing a speech or presentation. How do we know though which questions will come up? Our trainer provides insight into the questioning techniques and how to prepare for any question. We also provide some quick universal responses which will help gain more time or respond adequately to difficult questions.
- How you can overcome the nerves that you may have when speaking in front of a group, particularly if the group is not sympathetic to what you have to say
Speaking in difficult situations will put you into stressful situations. Learning how to cope with the nerves or the negative group will help you to become more confident and lead yourself away from any issues. Our trainer provides expert advice on how to work in these situations.
- Presentation techniques that establish your credibility and get people on your side
Would you like your message to become more credible? The fact that your credibility to carry the message may impact the message itself. Learn how to become more credible in the eyes of your audience to help your message reach its destination with full impact.
- Confidence and control under pressure
Control is a skill that can be learned. Know when to pause when needed, interact with the audience at the right time and become a leader with your message. These techniques and more are discussed with participants.
- How to deal with difficult people while speaking publicly
If you have ever come across a difficult person you will know just how hard it maybe to solve their question or issue. When speaking publicly your message may be impacted by a difficult person. Learn how to professional react to this situation and work to create a good outcome.
- Professional Speaking Skills
What makes a speaking skill professional? Learn more about the advanced techniques used by experts and professional speakers from around the world. Our trainer will provide further instruction on how to improve your speaking skills professionally.
- How to Finish Strong and Have your Audience Love Your Presentation
Having a strong message is important. Creating a strong finish is beneficial to impacting your message and having it carried for longer by your audience.
- Helping your Audience follow your Presentation and Stay Focused on Specific Areas of Concern
A good structured speech or presentation will have something in common. It will enable your audience to follow easily and bring attention to the main topic or message. Our trainers will provide interactive activities for the participants to learn more about the structure needed for professional public speaking.
Public Speaking Under Pressure Training Summary
We may have all been to a seminar, training session or public speaking event, where the audience took control and made it difficult for the speaker to stay on track or to convey his/her ideas. This session is designed to help those in positions or speaking events that may have a negative or controlling audience. This public speaking session can also help those who have mastered the public speaking role, yet require some additional tips to advance to higher level.
Would you like to be able to organize and effectively communicate your ideas and thoughts in any public speaking arena? Learn how to meaningfully convey your message and take control of audience behavior and attitude within your presentation. How you react to the audience, their questions and their attitude can be important. If you are delivering a negative message to your audience it is vital you have control. Large groups can be difficult to control if individuals protest. Adapting, being goal orientated and using your judgement are all skills that we can assist with in this session.
Whatever your training needs, we can create modules, workbooks and sessions to suit. If you need both professional trainers with qualified experience in this area, we can assist. We have international Motivational speakers that can offer both personal experience and advice within the material adding to the training experience for your team. This training and many more are available in Gold Coast, Parramatta, Darwin, Adelaide, Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Perth, Brisbane. Contact us for more information on how we can help.