Self-presentation skills for business people

Course Dates: 24/07/20 - 26/07/20
Time: 11:00 - 21:00
Location: Online

A fun but intensive "long weekend" workshop (Friday 18:00-21:00, Saturday & Sunday 11:00-17:00) in which a voice specialist and body language expert will instil techniques and life skills which will further develop your effectiveness as a communicator.

This course will be delivered online. See the ‘What is the course about?’ section in course details for more information.

Description

What is the course about?

A unique, intensive, fully immersive course on voice and body language for business purposes in communication. You will be working with both a voice specialist and a body language expert. This intensive weekend workshop (Friday evening 18:00-21:00 and Saturday & Sunday daytime 11:00-17:00) will develop your effectiveness as a communicator and will take place online.

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.
- Earphones/headphones/speakers.
We will contact you with joining instructions before your course starts.

What will we cover?

Voice & Body Language: Poise, Precision, Persuasion and Body Awareness.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Use your voice to your best advantage in any situation
Enhance your communication skills in business situations, when working under pressure
Acquire lifetime techniques to ensure further development.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

You need have no previous experience but a huge willingness to explore and accept that body language and vocal tone can give out messages you had not intended.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

The course is taught by an experienced voice teacher and a leading body language expert and will include practical work individually, in pairs and as a group.

As part of the course content, your tutor may record your image for initial and ongoing assessment purposes. You are entitled to decline to participate in the recording of your image.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

Please wear loose clothing to facilitate physical and vocal exercises. You should bring a notebook and pen.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Communicate with Confidence through voice and body language, offered at various times throughout the year.
Please refer to our
full sequence of voice and speech classes at City Lit as you consider which area you would like to study next.

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Reviews below are by students who have attended this course, regardless of the course teacher. Please be aware you may not be booking onto a course with the same teacher.

Another excellent course from City Lit! You will get so much out of this
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Review by Anonymous / (Posted on 09/03/2020)
Don't hesitate to enrol on this course. It will develop your confidence and presentation skills in a short period of time.
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Review by Anonymous / (Posted on 08/03/2020)
Everyone should do this course! It is an invaluable aid to all aspects of self-presentation - voice, body language etc. One of the best courses I've ever been on. Should be taught on the national curriculum in my view!
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Review by Legaleagle / (Posted on 01/08/2019)
I would strongly recommend this course for anyone who wants to improve their skills in public speaking. In my case the practical benefits have been significant.
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Review by Anonymous / (Posted on 19/06/2019)
Tutor Biographies
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Please note: We reserve the right to change our tutors from those advertised. This happens rarely, but if it does, we are unable to refund fees due to this. Our tutors may have different teaching styles; however we guarantee a consistent quality of teaching in all our courses.

Book your place

Course Code: DS130

Please choose a course date 

Fri-Sun, day, 24 Jul - 26 Jul '20

Duration: 3 sessions

Full fee: £169.00
Senior fee: £169.00
Concession: £169.00

Or call to enrol: 020 7831 7831

Any questions? drama@citylit.ac.uk
or call 020 7492 2542

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