Presentation Skills Workshop

Program Description

Transform yourself from inexperienced speaker to skilled presenter.

In this 1-day seminar, you’ll learn to communicate effectively and persuasively and become comfortable with your own style. Develop key presentation skills and learn how to present your ideas with conviction, control, and poise—and without fear. Plus receive expert advice on how to handle especially challenging situations. Best of all, you’ll gain confidence by making presentations.

How You Will Benefit

  • Tailor your presentation to your audience
  • Use relaxation techniques to overcome nervousness
  • Learn how to project your voice and use pauses to dramatize your point
  • Expertly handle difficult questions and situations 
  • Communicate with clarity and conviction 
  • Gain confidence in your presentation skills

Who Should Attend

Everyone who needs to develop their presentation skills, speak in front of groups or sell ideas to others, and has little or no presentation experience.


  • Balancing verbal and nonverbal messages so content is clear and memorable and you engage listeners
  • Developing and organizing presentation content using an audience profile and set presentation parameters 
  • Turning a speech outline into notes 
  • Preparing to give the presentation by rehearsing, adhering to a time frame, and speaking from notes 
  • Reducing stress and speaker's anxiety 
  • Using visual aids and support materials 
  • Handling questions from the audience 
  • Managing the presentation environment so you can anticipate, avoid, and handle equipment problems

Locations, Dates & Pricing

# Location Date(s) List Member

Chicago IL

Summit West
02/22/2018 - 02/22/2018 $1245 $1095 Register

New York NY

AMA New York Center
02/23/2018 - 02/23/2018 $1245 $1095 Register

San Francisco CA

AMA San Francisco Center
03/01/2018 - 03/01/2018 $1245 $1095 Register

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
03/16/2018 - 03/16/2018 $1245 $1095 Register

New York NY

AMA New York Center
04/09/2018 - 04/09/2018 $1245 $1095 Register

Boston MA

04/30/2018 - 04/30/2018 $1245 $1095 Register

Los Angeles CA

05/17/2018 - 05/17/2018 $1245 $1095 Register

New York NY

AMA New York Center
06/05/2018 - 06/05/2018 $1245 $1095 Register

Prices are subject to change without notice. Discounts apply for groups of three or more people. Call for details. Federal government employees are eligible for special GSA pricing for many seminars.

If this course or the dates/locations listed do not have what you are looking for, then contact us and we will find it for you right away. It will save you a lot of time and energy finding it yourself.

AMA's Main Conference Centers

Seminars scheduled for the cities below are held at the locations listed. For location information for other cities in which AMA seminars are held please call or email for information.
  • New York

    AMA executive Conference Center
    1601 Broadway New York, NY 10019
    American Management Association (Located in the same building as the Crowne Plaza Hotel) 1601 Broadway On Broadway and 48th Street near Times Square. Entrance is on 48th Street.

  • Chicago

    AMA executive Conference Center (adjacent to the Marroitt O'Hare)
    8655 West Higgins Rd
    Chicago, IL 60631

  • San Francisco

    AMA executive Conference Center (located in San Francisco Marriott Hotel)
    55 Fourth Street 2nd Level
    San Francisco, CA 94103

  • Atltanta

    AMA Executive Conference Center
    1170 Peachtree Street Ne Cnr Peachtree & 14th (3rd Flr)
    Atlanta, GA 30309

  • Washington D.C.

    Arlington, Virginia
    2345 Crystal Drive, Suite 200
    Arlington, VA 22202

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Your Satisfaction Guarantee:

We stand behind our seminars with a 100 percent, iron-clad, money-back guarantee of satisfaction. If for any reason you’re not completely satisfied with the solid skills, the tips, tools and shortcuts, and the crucial information you receive during this workshop, we’ll refund your money in full. Every penny. Guaranteed!

Program Details

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  • Length:

    1 Day(s)

  • Program Hours:

    Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

  • CEU Credits:


  • Lunch:

    Lunch is on your own.

  • Continuing Education:

    Continuing education credits may be recognized by your professional board. Contact your own board to find out what's required.

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