Marketing & Communication Course

Effective Presentation Skills

Course Type: Seminar | Study Mode: Class Room
Keywords: Communications | Seminar

Course Detail


Why You Should Attend This Course

It is not what you say but how you say it.

If you make better presentations, you normally get the juicier projects! It makes people pay attention to your message and enjoy listening to your speech. You can advance in your career rapidly with effective presentation skills. Acquire the necessary art of convincing and inspiring an audience to take action.

Learning Outcomes

  • Organise information to be presented in a logical format which is audience-focused
  • Prepare a clear introduction and a winning conclusion that captures and connects with your audience
  • Present information in an interesting and three-dimensional way
  • Keep to time
  • Control body language to look confident and approachable
  • Know how to use the voice to project energy
  • Practice audience adaptation by adjusting to their speaking style
  • Prepare relevant visuals that are easy to see and understand
  • Deal with questions that are difficult to handle
  • Apply principles promoted in this course to your work environment "consciously"
Curriculum Overview

Course Outline

  • Presentation Role Plays
  • Presentation Styles Inventory for Audience Adaptation
  • Controlling Nervousness
  • Body Language
  • Speaking Clearly
  • Selling Your Message
  • Preparing and Making a Presentation exciting
  • Use of Presentation Aids
  • Handling Questions
Other Information

Target Audience:

Anyone who does presentations and produces presentation slides for any purpose, such as internal communication within an organisation, business presentations and training, etc.

Trainer Profile:

(Course will be conducted by one of the following trainers)

Shirley Han is a Senior Consultant in Personal Empowerment courses. These include courses in Presentation Skills, Professional/Corporate Image, Grooming and Deportment, Interpersonal Communication, Conflict Management, Time Management, Customer Service and Telephone Etiquette. She is also a trainer in Singapore Airlines for their Cabin Crew and Ground Personnel in Etiquette & Deportment, Effective Communication and Professional Imaging.

Besides being a trainer, Shirley s overall experience covers other areas of marketing and communication. This includes Business Development, Advertising & Public Relations, Marketing & Communications, Client Management, and Event Management. Specialising in the lifestyle and service industry, she works in the capacity of a Creative Director, Copywriter and Art Director. This includes press liaison, scriptwriting for television commercials, corporate videos, and CDRoms.

Shirley has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics, Sociology and Philosophy from the National University of Singapore. She studied Neuro-Linguistic Programming with the Master Trainer Institute of New York. Serving multinationals and statutory boards on both local and regional levels, her client list cover various industries, including:

  • Banking and Finance AIA, Citibank, Credit Swiss First Boston, MAS, KPMG, UOB, UBS
  • Education NUS, Nanyang Business School, Jurong Institute, MIS, Ong Teng Cheong Institute of Labour Studies, Nanyang Girls Secondary School
  • Government Institutions NorthEast & SouthEast Community Development Councils, HDB, Ministry of Environment, LTA, SMRT
  • Lifestyle Cartier International, Lancome Cosmetics, Readers Digest, Glamour Shots
  • Manufacturing/Logistics TIMKEN, SANDEN, Singapore Technology Logistics
  • Medical Baxter Healthcare, Pfizer, SGH
  • Trade/Property Temasek Holdings, Sumitomo Trading Corporation, Diethelm, Unilever
  • Travel Singapore Airlines, Singapore Changi Airport Services Enterprise, Aerospace Training Center, United Airlines
  • Technology National Computer Services, Singapore Technology College, Defense Science Organization, Hewlett Packard

Parul Sandhu Chopra is an enthusiastic, engaging and articulate Corporate Trainer, Coach and Consultant with over 10 years of experience within the Marine, Education and Corporate sectors. Working with companies such as Singapore Airlines, Aon and Pfizer, she uses her knowledge of Strengths Theory, Emotional Intelligence and Positive Psychology to engage and empower her participants to excel in their roles.

Having grown up in India, Hong-Kong and Singapore, Parul is a very culturally-competent Trainer. She has incorporated a unique style of delivery, leveraging on her diverse multicultural exposure, to effectively deliver workshops such as:

Effective Presentation Skills , Professional Branding & Grooming , Etiquette & Deportment , Emotional Intelligence , Business Networking , Personal Assertiveness as well as Effective Communication Skills .

Academically, Parul studied at Canadian International School (Singapore) before pursuing an Honors degree in Psychology from the University of Toronto (Canada) in 2005. She later went on to attain a Post-Graduate Diploma in Human Resources and Talent Management from Singapore Human Resource Institute in 2011. Educated in Human Psychology studies, Parul better understands that the emotional fabric in Human Resources is what forms the base for all relationships, behavior and change, in the workplace. A happy and safe work environment is the key to increasing productivity, service quality and retention which ultimately leads to more productive and engaged workforce.

Parul s Experience:

  • Aon Service Corporation A.T.Kearney Bohler Pacific Pte Ltd Fuji Oil
  • Jebsen & Jessen (SEA)
  • Ministry of Education- Schools
  • Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
  • Singapore Airlines (SIA)
  • Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
  • SP Jain School of Global Management
  • Surbana Jurong Pfizer Asia Manufacturing PL