Open Menu
Add your event

Your what's on guide for events in Leeds

Public Speaking Skills

Public Speaking Skills
Dates and times

11 Oct 2018 9:30am - 12:30pm

Show Map

Headingley Enterprise and Arts Centre (HEART)

Bennett Road, Leeds, LS6 3HN

"Excellent! Really boosted my confidence – more than any confidence building course. Thanks so much!"

We know public speaking can be daunting. That's why we work hard to make sure our workshop is a safe, friendly and fun environment where you can practise your skills and develop your confidence at the same time.

With a background in drama and performance, we use our extensive experience to provide you with new techniques for engaging and captivating your audience.

This three hour public speaking workshop will use drama techniques to develop public speaking skills and confidence.

We will cover:

- identifying common issues with public speaking and how to overcome them

- outline the key elements of crafting a short speech

- practising tone of voice and using this for maximum impact

- identify and practise storytelling as a great tool to engage your audience

This workshop is good for:

-people who wish to gain more confidence public speaking or speaking in groups or meetings

-people who wish to develop their public speaking skills

-people who are experienced and wish to learn a new perspective on delivery from a performance and drama angle.

For a more detailed break down of the workshop, please contact Sarah: sarah@fallintoplace.co.uk

Please note: We have two bursary places for those on a low or no income. Please contact us to book this.

We are a not for profit company. Any profits we make go back into our local community projects. Read more here.

Visit Website

Please check times with event organiser for any last minute changes.

£49.10 inc book fee  Please note: We have two bursary places for those on a low or no income. Please contact us to book: sarah@fallintoplace.co.uk       

Wheelchair Access

Easy access for people with disabilities is a priority at HEART, and the centre features extra-wide doors, ramps, easy open main door, and a lift to all floors. Assistance dogs are always welcome, and we will always do what we can to ensure the centre is accessible to all. HEART is also proud to be one of the only centres in the north of Leeds with a ‘Changing Places Disabled Toilet’ in line with the Changing Places campaign. HEART is tremendously proud to have won the Community Benefit award at the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors Pro Yorkshire Regional Awards for 2014. We are a Child Friendly Leeds Ambassador, Disability Confident Employer and Mindful Employer.

Fall Into Place Theatre
  • Adults only
  • Wheelchair access
  • Workshop
About Leeds Inspired

About Leeds Inspired

The Leeds Inspired website lists thousands of events happening in Leeds every year. You’ll find gigs, exhibitions, dance,…

Applying for Leeds Inspired Funding

Applying for Leeds Inspired Funding

Leeds Inspired manages two grant schemes to support arts events and projects in Leeds. Since April 2012 we…

Leeds Inspired Funded Projects

Leeds Inspired Funded Projects

Leeds Inspired grants have supported hundreds of projects, read about some of them here...