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  • 16 Mar 2017

    Time: 16:30 - 21:00

    Influential Public Speaking - THURSDAY SERIES - SOLD OUT

    Training Course, WAAMH Event

    SOLD OUT - Register for next workshop commencing on 18 August 2017

    Game changing communication skills for advocates, campaigners and anyone seeking to persuade. This unique course develops public speaking and persuasive communication skills for advocates and others, who are trying to make a point.

    An 8-part series delivered on Thursday evenings / 4.30pm-9.00pm / 
    16 March to 11 May 2017 

    Can you wow the crowd and convince the opposition?

    Can you weave your facts into a compelling speech?

    How memorable is your best presentation?

    The program is ideal for anyone wanting to brush up their presentation skills to help engage others, raise awareness or amplify a message.

    Although it is designed to address the particular needs of advocates, everyone is welcome.
    You do NOT need to be involved with a particular cause or organisation in order to benefit.

    In addition to learning presentation skills and persuasion techniques, the course includes invaluable opportunity for live practice  followed by individual feedback and coaching, in a supportive and friendly environment.

    The payment covers the complete cost for the 8-part workshop series.

    • 16 March: Speaking with Confidence
    • 23 March: Speech Structure + Content
    • 30 March: Verbal, Vocal and Physical Language
    • 6 April: The Power of Storytelling
    • 13 April: Psychology of Influence
    • 27 April: Persuasive Speaking
    • 4 May: Impromptu Speaking
    • 11 May: Live Speaking Showcase


    For full details of course structure, modules and content, and to download booklet click here

    COST
    Valued at $1200, this 8 module, 32 hour course is available at the  heavily subsidised prices:

    $445 - Standard       $395 - WAAMH members

    Two half-price places available for volunteer event assistants.
    Volunteers will be able to fully participate in all aspects of the course, but will also lend a hand with light set-up and pack-up tasks. E-mail kbercov@waamh.org.au for details and pre-approval of volunteer registration.

    Two scholarship places available for $39.50 (see below)

    SCHOLARSHIPS
    WAAMH offers two scholarship places for mental health consumers or carers who face financial difficulty for every training course.

    However, the response for this course has been overwhelming, with over 20 applications received, so scholarship applications have now been closed.

    Those who applied will be notified of the outcome shortly. Others who are unable to afford course fees, are invited to subscribe to our FREE e-news to be notified when this or similar courses are re-scheduled.

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    (Please arrive 15 mins prior to commencement of workshop at 4.30pm as access to lifts after this time will require a swipe card)

    Location:

    Workzone Building, Level 1 (report to reception) 1 Nash Street, PERTH

    Price:

    • Members: $395.00 (Not a member? Join Now and get a discount)
    • Standard: $445.00
    • Scholarship pre-approval required: $39.50
    • Volunteer (pre-approval required): $197.50

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