Public Speaking Course

Our Public Speaking Workshop addresses how to handle the nerves that inevitably accompany speaking in public, or delivering any kind of presentation. We focus on how to prepare for public speaking and deliver engaging, effective presentations to any audience. We also look at coping with the unexpected - questions, heckling, technical hiccups etc..

This course is very practical, with plenty of opportunity to develop and fine-tune public speaking skills. It is suitable for teams of all sizes and experience levels, in all sectors.

  • What Are The Benefits?
  • Course Content
  • Group Training
  • FAQ

What are the Benefits of this Public Speaking Course?

  • Overcome Nerves & Build Your Confidence

    With practice and guidance from our trainers, your confidence delivering short presentations and speeches will begin to grow.
  • Preparation Techniques

    Half of the battle is being fully prepared to deliver a presentation or speak to a group of any size. We show you the best way to ensure that you are fully prepared before you speak.
  • Delivery Skills

    Make the most of your natural delivery style with tips and techniques on tone, pace and body language.
  • Practical Experience

    Our workshop gives you plenty of opportunity to practice your delivery technique and develop your own speaking rhythm and style.
  • Expert Advice & Feedback

    Our trainers are experienced public speakers and will offer valuable feedback on where your strengths lie and where there is an opportunity for improvement in your delivery.

What is covered on this Public Speaking Workshop?

  • Overcoming Nerves

    Understanding why you are nervous
    Tips on how to relax when you are speaking
  • Preparing Your Speech

    Maximising your preparation time
    Structuring your presentation for a natural flow
    Compiling easy-to-reference notes
  • Delivery Skills

    Effective introductions that capture attention from the start
    Keeping your audience engaged throughout
    How and when to incorporate humour
    Using visual aids during your speech
  • Body Language & Tone of Voice

    Pace, pitch and pause
    Tone and body language
    Power words that grab your audience's attention
    Projecting your voice
  • Coping with the Unexpected

    How to keep your composure when unexpected questions arise
    Handling technical hiccups

Customised Public Speaking Workshops

We offer our Public Speaking Workshop for group and in-company (on-site) bookings. This means that we come to your chosen venue to deliver the workshop exclusively to your team. We can deliver this workshop anywhere in Ireland.

There are many benefits of choosing a tailored, in-company programme for your business, such as flexibility, cost-effectiveness and improved team morale.

Are you hoping to attend a public training course?

This Public Speaking course is available for group bookings and in-company (onsite) training only.

However, our Communication Skills Course runs regularly as a public course, available for anyone to attend. This course covers some similar skills, helping you to develop a strong toolkit for clear communication. Click here to learn more about our Communication Skills course.

Get Started

There are 3 quick ways to learn more about Public Speaking training for your team. You can call our training consultants on Freephone 1800 910 810, or click below to download our full brochure or ask us a question.

Frequently Asked Questions: Public Speaking Course

  • Can I attend this Public Speaking Workshop as a public course?

    This course is only available for in-company bookings. If you would like to work on some similar skills during a public course, we recommend taking a look at our Communication Skills Course, which has available dates throughout the year in Dublin.
  • Some of my team members are worried about speaking in front of other participants during the course. How can they overcome this?

    Don't worry, they won't be alone. Everyone attending this course has nerves about speaking in front of the class group. Our trainers are very experienced in creating a relaxed learning environment and will reassure participants every step of the way.
  • How is this course delivered?

    This is a workshop-style course, meaning there is a blend of theory and active learning Learning by doing is the most effective way to develop your public speaking skills.
  • Do participants need to have experience in public speaking?

    No experience is needed for this course; it's perfect for beginners and a great skill refresher course for seasoned public speakers.

Do you have any other questions?

We will be happy to help. You can click to ask a question below or call us on 01 861 0700.

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