Presentation Training Course
in Los Angeles
Learn to speak with confidence, clarity and conviction when you attend one of our presentation workshops.
A great presentation doesn't just happen. It is well planned and rehearsed. To become a good presenter you need to learn a set of presentation skills.
On this workshop you will learn how to prepare and deliver knock-out presentations. The class is interactive and fun and ends with each student delivering a powerful presentation in front of the class.
1 Day | $350.00
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:
- Understand what makes an effective presentation
- Set goals for a successful presentation
- Analyze an audience
- Prepare for the presentation
- Craft your message
- Deliver an opening to capture the audience's attention
- Deliver a substantial presentation and powerful close
- Overcome fear of public speaking
- Use different tonality for effect
- Persuade people
- Use non-verbal communication aids
- Handle questions-and-answers
- Debrief presentations.
Detailed course outline
- Define Your Goal
- Your broad objective
- Your desired outcomes
- Your measurement of success
- Knowing your audience
- Craft your Message
- Define your core message
- Define your opener
- Identify relevant arguments and data
- Organize the content
- Define your closer
- How to be persuasive
- Using different tonality for effect
- Overcome fear of public speaking
- Identify Your Resources
- What's your venue like?
- How much time will you have?
- What equipment will you use?
- Plan the Visuals
- Choosing the appropriate media
- Creating effective visuals
- Practice Your Delivery
- Rehearsing your content
- Preparing yourself mentally
- Deliver Your Presentation
- Keeping your audience engaged
- Read body language
- Being flexible
- Manage the Response
- Timing the Q&A
- Preparing for tough questions
- Outlining the next steps
- Debrief Your Presentation
- Critiquing your content
- Analyzing your performance
- Asking colleagues for feedback
- Following up with the audience
Our outlines are a guide to the content covered on a typical class. We may change or alter the course topics to meet the objectives of a particular class.
915 Wilshire Blvd
CA 90017View Map
Guaranteed to Run Limited Seats Left
Class times: 9.00am to 4.30pm
Servicing Anaheim, Burbank, Covina, Downtown, Fullerton,
Irvine, Long Beach, Northridge, Pasadena, San Bernardino,
Santa Monica, Van Nuys, Ventura and surrounding areas.
Choosing the right class
Getting to our Los Angeles training center
Getting to us is really easy. We are located at 915 Wilshire Blvd in Downtown Los Angeles. Our cross streets are the 110 Freeway and Figueroa Streets. [We are in the Bank of the West building.]
If traveling by car
The easiest access is from the 110 (Harbor) Freeway
If traveling North-bound on 110N Fwy
Take the 9th St exit
Turn Left at Figueroa Street
Turn Left into Wilshire Blvd
915 Wilshire is on the Right (look for the Bank of the West located in our lobby)
If traveling South-bound on 110S Fwy
Take the 4th St exit towards WILSHIRE blvd / 6TH St / 3RD St
Turn left at Wilshire Blvd
915 Wilshire is on the Left (look for the Bank of the West located in our lobby)
We have parking available in our building. The entrance to our parking garage is at the light of Francisco St.
Click here for parking rates.
If traveling by train
We are easily accessible by train via the Metro Red, Purple, and Blue lines. The nearest train station is the 7th Street / Metro Center Station. Also available are the Metrolink commuter trains. Take Metrolink to Los Angeles Union Station and transfer for free to the Metro Red or Purple line. Visit LA Metro and Metrolink websites for schedule and fare information. Please view the Google Map above for directions from the 7th Street / Metro Center Station to our facility.
Meet the trainers
"Business skills play a vital role in the success of an organization. No matter what industry you are a part of, there are definite skills you need to possess in order to provide a high level of service. I have been working with organizations for the last 18 years to improve communication, productivity and service levels."
"My passions are writing, public speaking and coaching. Knowing how to communicate with clients and peers is key to your success in today's business world. I look forward to helping you reach your potential on one of my classes."
Recent student feedback
stars “This was honestly something I was nervous to do. I'm leaving today with no reservations about my presentation skills and now know how to approach small and big projects. ” Erica Hartley
Floyd's 99 Barbershop
stars “Carol was the best! I learned so much that I will definitely apply to my workday. This was a super fun course. I really liked how it was only one other person in the class. I feel like it made it more intimate and helped me ask more questions. Loved this course!” Danny Fujinaka
stars “Great class, I was a bit weary before arriving that there wouldn't be too much for me to learn here, but was pleasantly surprised to find plenty of useful information. I do believe that I can take what I learned today to help me in the future!” Stephen Ponce
stars “Wonderful class. Carol really brought home the ideas and methods for presentations. Thanks” Melissa Gunarto
How to register
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Presentations that Engaging the 5 Senses - Part 2 Sound
Presentations that Engaging the 5 Senses - Part 3 Movement
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