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Thursday 5 December 201918.00 to 20.00

This skills session is designed and delivered by Up Skill 4 Life. Established in 2009, Up Skill 4 Life drives a step change in people through the design and delivery of tailored, relevant and engaging training workshops. All of their workshops are underpinned by the core belief of never using slides.

Learning outcomes for this session will include: 

  • What makes an excellent public speaker? Avoiding the pitfalls
  • Dealing with your nerves - delivering speech with confidence
  • Writing outstanding speeches – the beginning, middle & end
  • Engaging your audience & keeping it that way
  • The role & importance of body language
  • Using your personality as a tool
  • Exploring the strengths & limitations of using visual aids
  • Dealing with difficult questions effectively

This session will be delivered by Jonathan Day. Jonathan has worked in training and development for nearly 14 years, and founded Up Skill 4 Life Ltd in 2009. Throughout this time a key focus of his work has been to design and deliver engaging training courses that enhance the knowledge, skills and behaviours of both students and graduate recruits. Jonathan’s philosophy towards training is simple – it should be tailored, interactive and NEVER USE SLIDES.