Influential Public Speaking - THURSDAY SERIES IS NOW SOLD OUT
Training Course, WAAMH Event
Please book for our newly scheduled Monday course instead.
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org for details and pre-approval of volunteer registration.
Two scholarship places available for $39.50 (see below)
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)
Level 1 (report to reception)
1 Nash Street,
- 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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