What is the course about?
Worried by the thought of the interview process? This 1-day workshop, specially designed for people who stammer, will help you to prepare for an interview, project yourself positively and deal with your stammer more effectively. There will be a focus on interview practise with opportunities to receive supportive and constructive feedback.
This is a live online course. You will need:
- Internet connection. The classes work best with Chrome.
- A computer with microphone and camera is best (e.g. a PC/laptop/iMac/MacBook), or a tablet/iPad/smart phone/iPhone if you don't have a computer.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.
What will we cover?
Identifying your strengths and areas for development during interviews
Managing your stammer more effectively during interviews
Practice, practice, practice.
What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...
Identify your strengths during interviews and find ways to work on areas you want to develop
List key aspects of non-verbal communication and have practised them in role-play situations
Practise asking and answering questions in a role-play interview situation
Practise ways to manage your stammering during a role-play interview situation.
What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?
This course is for people who stammer. No previous knowledge is necessary although it would be helpful for you to
have had some previous speech therapy.
How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?
A variety of teaching methods will be used including: discussion, working in pairs/small groups, self exploration,
demonstration, feedback and practical exercises/role play. Handouts will be provided.
Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?
When I've finished, what course can I do next?
You can do a Stage 1 evening course or one of our intensive courses if you have not attended one previously.
Alternatively you can do any of our progression courses including topic-based workshops, such as Public Speaking or Debating Skills for People who Stammer.