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Effective Public Speaking

Effective Public Speaking


Overcome many of the common fears of public speaking.

Our carefully planned workshops will provide participants with the skills to present and speak in public with confidence.

Why study Public Speaking at Griffith College?

  • Designed for those who may be called upon to make presentations or host conferences in the course of their work.
  • Encouraged to explore their own unique style and to develop techniques.
  • Get the opportunity to improve their performance skills and eliminate any unhelpful habits.
  • Gain the skills to present and speak in public with confidence.

Intake Dates

We run 2 intakes for this course commencing in Spring and Autumn.

  • December 2018* (Saturday 8th & 15th) *subject to sufficient numbers

  • March 2019* (Saturday 2nd & 9th) *subject to sufficient numbers

Course details
The Body – Physical awareness and relaxation
  • Body Language and Gesture
  • Poise and Balance
  • Breath Control
The Voice - Sound and Sense
  • Range and Resonance
  • Articulation
  • Vocal Expression and Modulation
The Speech – Planning and Organisation
  • How to chose appropriate vocabulary for various situations
  • How to deal with notes and use visual aids effectively
  • How to introduce a guest speaker and handle questions
  • How to dress appropriately for different occasions

Course Contacts

If you have any questions please get in touch with us at [email protected] or 01 415 0429.


Effective Public Speaking Course Timetable

This course is scheduled to commence on Saturday, 2nd March 2019 in Griffith College Dublin. Contact for further information.

This course will run over two Saturdays from 9.30am - 4.30pm, course dates outlined below.​

Year 2019

  • Mar: 02, 09
How to Apply

Entry Requirements

Open Entry

How to Apply

Directly to Griffith College Short Courses Department


Study Mode: Part-Time

Fee: EUR 250.00


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