Impactful Presentations

Whether giving a presentation is an occasional task or a routine responsibility, leaders are expected to shine while informing, educating, or making a case in front of an audience. Presentation skills increase a leader’s influence. This course teaches learners how to develop and deliver a presentation that is impactful and compelling, no matter its purpose. Learners will learn how to plan and organize a presentation and apply best practices for engaging an audience, utilizing visuals, maintaining an appropriate energy level, and making a call to action.


  • Understand the benefits of making presentations effective and engaging
  • Apply a four-step process for creating a presentation
  • Explore approaches for effectively preparing and structuring your presentation
  • Practice techniques for delivering clear, confident presentations
  • Learn strategies for engaging an audience and managing challenging situations
  • Create an action plan for applying techniques, practices, and insights


  • Imparts an understanding of how to create variety, interest, and emphasis in presentations
  • Presents a structured approach to developing a powerful presentation
  • Addresses techniques for handling tough questions and troublemakers

Supported Competency Focus Area(s)


In-person: Full day

Virtual: 4 hours (two 2-hour modules)

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