Presentation Skills Workshop

Presentation Skills Workshop
  • 19th September 2017
    08:30 - 15:45

One of the most important skills that any professional can learn is how to communicate and deliver effective presentations with confidence and ease.

The good news is that anyone can learn and polish effective presentation techniques by adopting good methods that reproduce pleasing results over and over.

This practical training workshop provides life skills necessary to effectively present and cope with various audiences, presentation content, structure, image and stress.

Learning outcomes:

Introduction to the Skill of Presenting
• The presenter – first impressions
• Preparation
• Presenting techniques
• Using visual aids
• Barriers to effective presenting
• Non-verbal communication
• Voice projection
• Eye contact
• Coping with nerves

• Structure
• Information and data
• Environment and room layout
• Reading the audience

Delivery of the Presentation
• Kicking off
• What to avoid
• Dealing with noise and disruptions
• Timing
• Handling questions
• Dealing with difficult audiences
• Notes and handouts
• Post mortem – what can you learn?

Event organiser: Helga Smit on 021 402 4300 or email

Speaker profile:
Lionel Bourgeois, from Vetta Communication, has a wealth of knowledge in the fields of sales, customer service and management.  Head hunted many times for his professionalism and ability to contribute meaningfully to careers in travel, technology, furniture and construction, he launched into opening VETTA Communication to coach, mentor and train today’s complex workforce.   His mission is to offer all South Africans a clearer understanding of their positions, the need for growth and hope for a bright future.



Venue Phone: 0214024300

33 Martin Hammerschlag Way, Foreshore, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001, South Africa