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Advanced presentation skills training

This practical two-day course will prepare delegates to deliver engaging and successful presentations with confidence and impact.  Numbers are restricted to eight to allow practical work and ensure that the course is tailored to individual needs, ability and experience, so that individuals can focus on upskilling at the appropriate level. As such, delegates can build on their existing skills and evaluate their current experience as a presenter to improve preparation, audience engagement and delivery style.  

Course content

  • Purpose and Objectives – ensure presentations meet expectations
  • Audience – understand characteristics and occasion to inform level of formality
  • Content – tools and techniques to avoid information overload by focusing on the must have
  • Planning the journey –  take the audience with you through key point orchestration, linking and storytelling
  • Credibility – personal presentation, verbal and non-verbal messaging
  • PowerPoint – Preparing and using appropriate powerpoint slides to enhance delivery
  • Impact – tools and techniques to engage the audience and improve delivery style
  • Audience participation – involving the audience to improve effectiveness of presentation
  • Message support – visual aids and other methods of creative support
  • Venue and equipment – get the best out of the venue and available equipment
  • Question time – dealing with different types of audience questions
  • Nerves – make them work for you!
  • Evaluation – generating intelligence to feed forward to future presentations
  • Personal development – tutor and group feedback to support ongoing development.


There are no pre-requisites for this course.


No assessment but delegates receive a certificate of attendance.

More details

By completing this course, delegates will:

  • Be able to plan and deliver engaging presentations and evaluate personal effectiveness
  • Know how to handle challenging audiences without getting wrong-footed
  • Recognise how to support presentations visually and creatively to generate greater impact.

Who are Make UK?

Make UK has been helping companies to keep themselves and their employees safe for over 125 years. We deliver more than 10,000 training days each year and were the very first NEBOSH training partner

Together, we help your business to perform and grow.

Member pricing breakdown

*Member price = £510 + VAT - Member discount applies to Make UK Members, and subscribers to our EHS or HR & Legal support packages (discount applied upon booking)