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Communication and Presentation Skills - SOLD OUT

  • Date(s)
    Tuesday, 26 July 2016
  • Time(s)
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Venue
    Engineers Ireland, 22 Clyde Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, Ireland
  • Fee

    Members: €137.50 (Usual price: €275)
    Non-Members: €187.50 (Usual Price: €375)
    NOTE: You can only book online using credit or debit card details

  • CPD Credit
    1 hour   C4


This workshop develops the participant’s communication skills, with a particular emphasis on using these skills during the delivery of presentations in work-based situations.

Course aim

This one day workshop is designed to equip delegates to communicate effectively during meetings and formal presentations using a range of communication and presentation skills, in order to positively affect the outcome for all stakeholders.
It will be highly participative, with relevant activities throughout the day.


Learning objectives

By the end of the workshop, participants will:

  • Know the essential communication tools to employ in meetings and presentations
  • Understand how to identify and influence key personnel in these situations
  • Be able to effectively deliver a brief presentation using the appropriate techniques


• Introductions, needs and expectations         
• Course objectives
Communication Skills Review
• The communication process
• Understanding where errors can occur
• Verbal and non-verbal communication
• Effective listening and questioning techniques

Presentation Skills
• Overview of presentation techniques
• The importance of adequate preparation
• Knowing your audience
• Handling questions

Trainer's profile

Dave Conway has over 25 years’ experience as a trainer and manager in the education, semi-conductor and financial services sectors. He is an executive and business coach, as well as a consultant providing a range of training and facilitation services across the business spectrum.

Dave has worked as a training professional and people manager and has delivered a range of training programmes from governance and compliance to residential management skills courses. 
Dave’s delivery style is highly interactive and his experience in facilitating adult learning over many years has proven itself time and time again. From team building through to people management, each course is filled with fun and challenging learning, and elicits the unique experience of the participants.
Dave has a graduate diploma in training and development (awarded by the University of Leicester), a diploma in executive and personal coaching (awarded by ECSL), on top of his original qualification in electronics (awarded by Dublin Institute of Technology). All of the above have been awarded with distinction. 

Make a Booking

26 July 2016

Terms and Conditions

Confirmation is subject to event fee being finalised. Cancellation fees calculated at 50% of the estimated total bill will be charge for confirmed bookings cancelled less than 5 working days prior to the date of the planned event. A replacement person can attend instead. Cancellations made the day prior to an event will be charged 75% of the total estimated bill. No-shows will be charged the full fee. All cancellations must be confirmed in writing, fax or email.