York College

Who is it for and what is the aim?

The way we present online is a representation of us and our business. It is important to think about how we want to be seen and what we want people to see. The aim of this short course is to arm you with the tools to present yourself and your business with professionalism and personality. The objective is to make sure that you have a good knowledge of the location, lighting, sound, technology and personal preparation required to communicate with ease and confidence in any situation online.

What Delegates will Learn

Day 1 – Course introduction and welcome and personal preparation and creating a professional environment

  • Preparing  yourself
  • Calming nerves
  • What to wear for online interview
  • Lighting
  • Backdrop
  • Tech
  • Location
  • Notes

Day 2 – What to do whilst communicating online

  • Rapport building
  • Eye contact
  • Breathing
  • Diction, pace, tone and clarity
  • Bringing it all together
  • Practise, recap and feedback


Day 3 – What to prepare for presentations, meetings and videos

  • Delivering Powerpoint presentations  and sharing documents online (the Zoom platform will be used for examples)
  • Making and editing promotional videos
  • Hosting meetings and training sessions (using the Zoom platform)


How will Delegates Learn?

This session will be delivered remotely via Zoom. The trainer will generate an event and details of the event code will be forwarded to each attendee in advance. On the day of the course attendees will use the event code to “join” the session at 9.30am.

Programme Delivery and Costs

The course is delivered in 3 sessions over 3 weeks, attendance is required on all sessions.

Individual Cost: £99.00

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Further Information and Booking

If you're interested in this course then please contact us on:

Business Development Unit, York College, Sim Balk Lane, York, YO23 2BB
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Tel: 01904 770368 Option 1

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