Presentation Skills with working in Power Point

Target Audience:All employees who are eager to improve their skills in making presentations, including working in Power Point.Provider:Центр развития деловых навыков (CBSD/Thunderbird Russia) Venue:CBSD/Thunderbird Russia venue: 10 floor, 77, Butyrskaya str., Moscow Language:RussianCoach:Leigh Ehrlich
Leigh Ehrlich Leigh Ehrlich

Terms and Conditions

– The deadline for registration & payment is usually 5 days before the starting date of the course;
– Those who do not register and pay by the deadline will not be allowed to participate in the training;
– All payments are to be made by bank transfer;
– Once registration is closed, the fee is non-refundable.

Training objectives and advantages

To improve company performance through development of skills for preparation and delivery of presentations. 

Training program:

Module 1. Planning of presentation

• Types of presentation and goals setting

• Analysis of presentation audience

• Presentation structure: methods for organization of information, specifics of introduction and closing

• Methods for persuasion of audience

Module 2. Preparation of presentation

• Organization of space

• Specifics of work with visuals

• Taking into account unforeseen circumstances

• Time control

Module 3. Delivery of presentation

• Work on speaker’s image. Verbal and non-verbal behavior

• Establishing of contact and psychological aspects of interaction with audience

• Styles of presentations delivery

• Overcoming of agitation

• Management of “difficult” audience

• Work with questions from the audience. Types of questions. Algorithms for answer on «inconvenient» questions

Module 4. Effective presentation in PowerPoint – What is it?

• Goals of PowerPoint presentation

• Specifics of PowerPoint presentation. Self-sufficiency and clearness even without presenter

• Universal rules of good PowerPoint presentation

• Methods for organization of ideas

• Stages for preparation of presentation

Module 5. Logical structure of presentation

• Structure and specifics of informational presentations

• Structure and specifics of persuading presentations

• Goals for various parts of presentation. Optimal balance of slides

• Development of logical schemes for presenting of information as basis for successful PowerPoint presentation

• How to separate thesis from arguments

• Dependence of the method for presenting of arguments from perception level of the audience

Module 6. Slide design

• Types of slides

• Opportunities and methods for graphical presenting of information. Visual scheme

• Universal rules effective for visual scheme

• Various ides – various methods

• Slide header = key idea

• Principles for layout of text slides

• Typical errors in visual scheme

Course uses video-taping of participants’ presentations with its later discussion and analysis; participants will work in Power Point to create their presentations to improve their PP skills.


All participants will receive a certificate of attendance.