Stand up and Speak - 1 day course -30th July Birmingham
Thiis 1 Day Stand up and Speak course will introduce you to the three key elements of successful public speaking and teach you how to communicate with Clarity, Confidence and Courage.
On this practical course you will not only learn how in a relaxed and fun setting, but also have plenty of opportunities to practice in a safe and encouraging environment of no more than 10 people.
You will learn how to:
SPEAK WITH CLARITY
Speak clearly - How to use your voice to communicate clearly including tone, projection, pace and diction
Script - How to write a script that will tell people what they need to hear in a way that makes them want to listen
SPEAK WITH CONFIDENCE
“The course provided me with a clear path - breaking down the job of creating a script into bite sized chunks - and the opportunity to practice. I recommend this course to anyone who wants to create their story, get clarity and build their confidence.”— SARAH-JANE
Beat stage-fright and nerves - learn how to overcome your strongholds of doubt and self limiting beliefs that undermine your message and ability to communicate
The importance of body language - how to ensure your words, posture and gestures match to emphasize your message
Stagecraft - how to use the stage like a true professional including: props, PowerPoint, position on the stage, pacing, practice and prompts
Use of personal stories to bring your talk to life
Speaking to camera and recording podcasts
SPEAK WITH COURAGE
You have something to say that people need to hear - so say it and change the world
How to deliver a powerful Call to action - is it clear what you want people to do after you finish speaking? Buy, volunteer, change behavior etc
Emotional courage at Eulogies and weddings and in unexpected places
There are lots of practical exercises through the day and you will create a deliver a short 3 minute talk on a topic of your choice. You will need to work on this during lunchtime so plan to stay onsite for the whole day.
Lunch and snacks are provided through the day - we can accommodate vegetarian and gluten-free diets - simply pick the appropriate ticket type.
WHO IS THE COURSE FOR?
This one day class is suitable for anyone who has to speak as part of their business or vocation and needs to:
overcome fear of speaking in public or giving presentations
improve their stagecraft and presentation skills
learn how to stand, gesture and project gravitas like a professional speaker
learn how to script and deliver a compelling and engaging presentation
sell from the stage or influence the audience to take action
use humour and personal stories to make your talk more engaging and memorable