Course Description

The professionals most highly valued by organizations are those who can deliver powerful presentations that communicate ideas and convince colleagues to view alternative perspectives. Powerful presentations can influence the growth and direction of an organization.

Unlock the power of influencing an audience to understand your vision and perspective. Learn to prepare and deliver impactful presentations that engage, influence, and persuade an audience. This course will unpack a step-by-step approach that helps professionals design, prepare and deliver presentations that leave a lasting impression.

Course Details

Upon completing this course, successful students will be able to: 

  • Recognize the importance of defining the purpose of the presentation, especially how it relates to using data to share impactful messages during oral presentations.
  • Illustrate how to tailor/convert data to presentable imagery that communicates an impactful message to the audience during oral presentations.
  • Practice preparing an effective introduction and receiving and responding to feedback during the presentation process.
  • Assess techniques and tools to develop a rapport with your audience and to encourage engagement.
  • Analyze the strategies that are applied in the planning, preparing, organizing, and using of visual aids in the delivery of presentations.
  • Examine the importance of Virtual Presentation and Artificial intelligence (AI) in the context of the modern workplace.

Topics of Instruction

  • Getting to know your audience  
  • Impactful introductions  
  • A step-by-step approach to deliver effective presentations with confidence 
  • Presentations trends and tools 
  • Role of Virtual Presentations

Applies Towards the Following Program(s)

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8:30AM to 4:30PM
Nov 21, 2024 to Nov 22, 2024
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Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $639.99
  • Steve Smit
Section Notes

This course uses Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post the course outline and other materials in D2L. For more information about D2L, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

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