Presentation Skills

Start date: 26 June 2019

Duration: 1 day

Location: Boyle Enterprise Centre

Certificate: N/A

Cost: €135

Course Aim

The aim of this course is to to provide participants with the key skills of effective presentation, particularly in the area of group presentation.

The Course Content

  • Agreeing Criteria for Effective Presentation

– Audience – Message, Clear Examples, Delivery, Correct use of Visuals and Support Materials


  • Record Case Studies

Assessment of case studies

Highlight criteria for all presenters

Identify individual strengths


  • Creating Audience Focus

Know your audience

Establish Group Discussion


  • Creating Understanding

Use of Example and Illustration

Use of Visuals

Use of questions

Creating interaction


  • Record Further Case Studies

Incorporating learning and seeing improvement


  • Delivery Issues

Use of body language

Use of technical language and jargon

Use of simple and clear English


  • Visual Aids

Use of PowerPoint

Use of other visual aids


  • Creating Impact

Personal ownership

Handling Q&A effectively


  • Structure & Logic in Preparation

Putting all lessons together

Using all learning in new case studies

Writing a presentation for self or others in the spoken word


  • Group Presentations

Presenting as a team or group


  • Agree Future Steps / Commitments

Course Objectives

  • Identify and meet the needs of an audience
  • Reach your objectives with your presentation
  • Handle nerves
  • Prepare effectively for your presentations
  • Use PowerPoint effectively
  • Be interesting, understandable and memorable
  • Deliver successful presentations