Presentation Skills – Not at Board level


This highly interactive, engaging and challenging course focuses on providing accountants, and other business professionals, with the skills required to present in a business environment. The course includes a variety of learning methods including role plays, discussion and group exercises. The training is delivered with an emphasis on learning in a relaxed and enjoyable manner.

Venue details:  
Chartered Accountants House, , Dublin
Start date & time:  
27 November 2019 09:30
End date & time:  
27 November 2019 17:00
Price: €240.00  (€192.00 Member price)
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Speaker details
First nameLast name
Eric Fitzpatrick


Product type:  
CPD course
Leadership, management and personal impact

Who should attend

This course is suitable for all members, and other business professionals, regardless of previous experience in this area. The training is both facilitative, drawing on the experience of the attendees and instructional, providing knowledge as required.

Course overview
  • How to open with impact
  • How to bring a clear and easy to follow structure to your presentation and to avoid rambling and going off script
  • How to avoid giving a data dump
  • How to keep your audience engaged and avoid boring them
  • How to bring your presentation to an effective close
  • How to enhance your presentation delivery
  • Rules for using visual aids
  • How to keep your presentation within the allotted time
  • How to handle nerves

Key learning outcomes

By the end of this course, articipants will be able to:

  • Create effective presentations
  • Deliver presentations effectively
  • Increase attendees' confidence when giving presentations
  • Recognise pitfalls that can hinder the effectiveness of your presentation

Speaker Bio

Eric Fitzpatrick is the owner of ARK Speaking and Training. He is an International Speaker, Corporate Storytelling expert, Sales Presentations Expert, Executive Speaker Coach, and Corporate Trainer who works with entrepreneurs, SMEs and large organisations to help make how they communicate, clear, concise and compelling. He is the creator of "T.R.U.E. Presentations", a tool that helped one organisation win a contract worth €1 million and is the author of "Persuade on Purpose".