The Professional Public Speaking Course

Completion time: 5 hours plus practise time.

WHO WILL BENEFIT FROM THIS PROGRAM:

• Anyone who speaks in front of a group of two or more
• Anyone who speaks one on one at home
• Anyone who speaks one on one in sales or customer service
• Anyone who attends meetings and wants to ask a question
• Anyone who is called upon to read in public
• Anyone who is called upon to introduce a guest
• Anyone who is called upon to offer a toast
• Everyone!

Module 1 1.0 Learning your lines
Unit 1 Instructions for completing this course
Unit 2 Welcome to Public Speaking.
Unit 3 Learning Your Lines
Unit 4 Inform, Explain, Convince, Entertain
Unit 5 Carefully Read Your Full Speech:
Unit 6 Create Cue Cards
Unit 7 Check Cue Card Effectiveness
Unit 8 Opening and Closing Lines
Unit 9 Module 1 - 1.0 Learning your lines - Quiz
Module 2 2.0 Rehearsals
Unit 1 Effective Delivery - The 1/3 Rule
Unit 2 Developing An Effective Delivery Style
Unit 3 Voice Projection - Physiology 101
Unit 4 How to project - Common problems with projection
Unit 5 Relax your Body
Unit 6 Warming Up Your Voice
Unit 7 Convey Meaning
Unit 8 Projection, Pitch, Pace, Punctuation, Perceptivity
Unit 9 Questions and Statements
Unit 10 Module 2 - 2.0 Rehearsals - Quiz
Module 3 3.0 Developing Stage Presence
Unit 1 Practice, practice and then practice some more
Unit 2 Content - The Message and Delivery - The Medium
Unit 3 Planning Your Dress Rehearsal
Unit 4 Evaluating the Dress Rehearsal
Unit 5 Distracting Mannerisms
Unit 6 The Bomb - The Microphone
Unit 7 The Gilded Touch
Unit 8 Module 3 - 3.0 Developming Stage Presence Quiz
Module 4 4.0 Just Before You Speak
Unit 1 Just Before You Speak
Unit 2 Mee Mee Mee Mee, Hum Hum Hum Hum
Unit 3 Do’s and Don'ts Before You Speak
Unit 4 Make Friends With The Microphone
Unit 5 4.0 Just Before You Speak Quiz
Module 5 5.0 Impromptu Talks
Unit 1 Avoiding a Heart Attack - Grab, Hold, Inform
Unit 2 Quick Outline
Unit 3 How To Practice for the Impromptu
Unit 4 Module 5.0 Impromptu Talks Quiz
Module 6 6.0 Practice, Problem Solve, Disucss
Unit 1 Continuing to Practice, Problem Solve, Discuss
Unit 2 Continuing Your Journey as a student of Public Speaking