Brooksville, FL – The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce announces that it is offering its annual course in Public Speaking to its members and the general public at large. The course consists of five weekly sessions of two hours each, on Mondays, September 9 through October 7 from 5:30-7:30 P.M. at The Greater Hernando County Chamber of Commerce building, training room, 15588 Aviation Loop Dr. Brooksville, Florida 34604.
It will be conducted by Vince Vanni, who has provided public speaking training to countless business professionals and public officials. Vanni will combine his 35 years in sales, marketing, and public speaking to help participants develop the presentation style that’s appropriate for their own personality.
Topics to be covered include dealing with fear, projecting confidence, preparing and delivering the speech and more. This is a hands-on course. Participants have the opportunity to develop and refine their skills through practical participation.
Topics covered include: Dealing with fear, preparing, and the delivering the speech and more. The course is specifically tailored to the needs of those who participate. Particular attention is given to assisting those who are uncomfortable making presentations to groups of 4 or more.
The course will also cover how to properly use visual aids (especially power point), how to handle questions and answers, and even how to handle the hostile audience.
A Certificate of Completion is awarded to those who attend 80% of the course (four of the five classes). The fee is only $60 for chamber members and $120 for non-members. To register, visit www.hernandochamber.com/events or call the chamber office at 352-796-0697.
This is a program of the Chamber’s Business Resource Council.