The purpose of this workshop is to gain a greater understanding of the key elements of communication and presentation skills.  Understanding these basic elements will allow participants to prepare a presentation and deliver it with confidence in their workplace.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the characteristics of good communication in a presentation
  • Identify the elements of a good presentation.
  • Complete a simple presentation planning process.
  • Understand the importance of the structure of a presentation.

Welcome and Program Overview

  • Purpose of the program
  • The process that will be used
  • What will be the individual’s commitment and benefit
  • Identify participant’s expectations

Communication Skills

  • Group discussion on the elements of good communication
  • Relate this discussion to the workplace
  • Develop an action plan for performance improvement

Preparing for a Presentation

  • Identifying the elements needed for an effective presentation
  • Develop a simple presentation outline
  • Prepare to deliver a two minute presentation

Presentations and Feedback

  • Participants will deliver a short presentation
  • Feedback and closing comments

Learning Activity
This one hour program will be a combination of lecture, practical demonstration and individual exercises.