Public Speaking Professional

Price: $3,799.00


  

The Public Speaking Expert

It’s rare to find a management or mid-level position these days that doesn’t involve public speaking.  While this may not always be a traditional speech made before a captive audience, public speaking is at the heart of every day operations for many organizations.  Moreover, in today’s technology-driven workplace, communications, presentations and demonstrations given online to colleagues or potential clients are not only effective tools, but essential to success in many positions.  The ability to articulate ideas, communicate clearly in a professional forum and introduce new concepts to broad audiences is essential to professional success.  Public speaking is essential to success in any sales or management role, but will also prove extremely useful for any professional looking toward advancement in their current position.   

The Public Speaking Expert Program
The Public Speaking Expert program helps students to set themselves apart from their peers and colleagues with polished, professional presentation skills that will be tapped by superiors for a variety of presentations, from bringing in prospective clients and ultimately close deals.  This valuable program provides students with a basic understanding of public speaking and how to prepare and present a variety of speeches.

Good public speaking skills are extremely rare and successful students will absolutely be set apart from their colleagues should they master the sills offered in this program.  With particular attention paid to Microsoft PowerPoint presentations, this program will ensure students understand how to enhance a presentation through this medium. 

 

Program Objectives
At the conclusion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of public speaking and speech delivery principles
  • Analyze the delivery of other students’ speeches
  • Perform audience analysis tasks
  • Prepare speech topics and outlines
  • Select supporting materials and presentation aids in speech preparation
  • Prepare each of the components of a speech
  • Prepare a variety of different speech types
  • Use Microsoft Office

Note:  In order to qualify for an externship, students must successfully complete the program, including all quizzes and final exams, and be available for a background check and/or a potential drug screen.  This program can be completed in 6 months.  However, students will have online access to this program for a 12-month period.

Education and Certifications

  • Public Speaking Expert Program candidates should have or be pursuing a high school diploma or GED.
  • National Certification Available: Students who complete this comprehensive course would be prepared to sit for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification Exam.

Optional Volunteer Externship Opportunity

Students who complete this program are eligible to participate in an optional volunteer externship opportunity with a local company/agency/organization whose work aligns with this area of study in order to gain valuable hands-on experience.  As students progress through their eLearning program, an Externship Coordinator will reach out to coordinate placement.

Note:
Additional documentation including health records, immunizations, drug-screening, criminal background checks, etc. may be required by the externship facility.