Course Details

Huron-Perth Level 1 Public Speaking Course – Winter 2020

Spruce Lodge Stratford, Ontario

Public Speaking Course Details
Cost: Standard $230CLC Public Speaking Course Instructing Team

Student or Senior $205

Couples (Sharing 1 Manual) $410

Start Date: End of January 2020

Time: 3 hours one night a week starting at 7:00 pm
Length: 10-week course + Graduation

To receive a certificate you must attend a minimum of 8 classes

Use “Register for this course” button below to start!

The CLC Level 1 public speaking course is a 10 week course based on adult learning principles. Each week, instructors present a different area of focus. The learned skills are then practiced in a positive and supportive workshop setting. In CLC courses, you learn by doing!

Presentation Types
How to organize a talk – Learning how to organize and deliver dynamic and memorable presentations
Speech reading – Practicing the dos and donts for reading
Speaking with an exhibit – Learning how exhibits can enhance your presentations
Introducing and thanking speakers – Setting the stage and make a presenter feel welcome
Presenting and accepting gifts – Making the recipient feel honored at their next retirement, going-away, birthday, anniversary, or other special event
Impromptu speeches – Using techniques to speak effectively with little preparation

Presentation Techniques
Memory techniques – Ways to remember key presentation points, and people`s names
Eliminating “hems and haws” from your speech – Becoming a more polished professional
Effective delivery – Learn how to use eye contact, gestures, posture and vocal intonation to enhance your message
Adding KEY ingredients to your talk – Making your talk come alive!

Leadership Techniques
Realizing your leadership talents by focusing on these attributes:
Being Positive
Being Involved
Embracing Change
Taking time to celebrate life


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