Presentation Skills


Powerful presentation skills increase a person’s ability to educate and inform audiences. Ideas, products, and concepts must be presented succinctly and compellingly. This course, specifically designed for people looking to influence or inspire, teaches a presenter to develop and deliver a clear, concise message that will quickly and effectively gain the attention of the audience.


  • Identify the benefits of a powerful presentation
  • Create an opening that will capture audience attention
  • Apply a five-step process for preparing a powerful presentation
  • Utilize techniques to add variety, interest, and emphasis
  • Manage nervousness
  • Discuss the power of visual, verbal, and vocal skills
  • Use visual aids effectively (handouts, charts, PowerPoint slides)
  • Encourage audience participation
  • Manage difficult questions and audience members