Looking for a presentation skills course online?
Want to learn how to present well? How to deal with the media? How to communicate remotely?
Our e-learning Academy has it all.
Learn online at your speed.
Here’s what’s on offer:
Learn everything from how to structure your presentation to how to use your voice and your body language to engage your audience.
You’ll learn about defeating jargon, weak words and Pink Elephants, as well as how to overcome nerves and get in the zone before your big pitch.
All from our team of former TV presenters and public speaking experts, who use their combined 50 years’ experience to help build your confidence from home.
So that's presenting in person. But what about doing so on a computer?
How do you excel in virtual calls? By getting your setup, body language, lighting and audio right first.
We'll also help you craft a simple message, manage others on the call and deal with any technical hiccups to make sure you leave a great virtual impression.
But how would you cope in front of a journalist?
Work effectively with the media in good times and bad to boost your reputation and promote your organisation worldwide.
Perfect the art of the media interview and handle a crisis effectively, with guidance from former TV and radio journalists Bill and Colin.
The media communicates the written word. So how sharp are your skills?
Are you spending hours on in-depth reports, only to see them skim-read and misinterpreted?
We'll take you through six video modules on layout, formatting, engaging your audience, presentation, brevity, jargon, grammar, sentence structure and writing recommendations.
You've got a well-written CV - but how about the job interview?
Job interviews were tough enough. Then we entered a pandemic, and interview fear met technofear.
Our team of former recruiters and remote communication experts combine to give you everything you need to excel in the virtual job interview, from lighting and audio to answering the five most awkward questions.
What else do we have for you?
What separates elite athletes from the rest? 5 habits, according to Rick Orr, co-author of best-selling "Be a Winner". Learn how to build a Champion's Mindset and train your body and mind to excel.
Next, we'll hear from renowned 'mindset' expert Andy Fell, who'll talk you through how to alter your destiny by changing your mindset.
And finally, Pink Elephant Chairman and Arbonne ENVP Bill McFarlan discusses how he's built his career on personal relationships and building rapport with others, so you can plan your way to the top.
The key to a good night's sleep lies in retraining your mind, argues sleep expert Professor Colin Espie of Oxford University. Understand your own approach to sleep better and you'll gain all the sleep you need for the day ahead.
Next, Bill McFarlan, co-author of 'Are You Good Enough', discusses how you can build your own self-belief through five steps. You'll need to dive into your past and understand your present to determine your future. Bill's here to help.
The tutors have a great attitude and result-orientated method.
Mohit Chandiramani, Senior Global Account Manager, Amadeus IT
Excellent, highly professional interview and feedback process tailored very well to Britannia.
Lynda Dalgleish, Head of Marketing, The Royal Yacht Britannia
Having recently benefited from media training with Pink Elephant, I can fully recommend their services. Andrew and Marjory were engaging tutors who made the day both educational and fun for us all. Practising the art of avoiding Pink Elephants is something I now practice daily thanks to their training! Overall a high-energy, thought-provoking day.
Aileen Boyle, Managing Director, Braemar Finance
I have attended many training courses throughout my long career but this was definitely one of the very best. Pink Elephant Communications were well prepared having researched our business and were confident and assured in their knowledge and experience and provided insightful feedback and good coaching throughout the day. I was impressed from the outset […]
Iain Weir, Brand Director, Ian MacLeod Distillers
I really enjoyed the afternoon session with Bill. Lots of relatable stories that have stayed with me and made me aware of how much more impactful I can be by following some basic principles.
Kathleen Hitchen, Group Business Intelligence Manager, Aggreko
Some media trainers knock you down…and leave you down. Our media coaches show you how to deal with each knock…and still win through. So you have the presentation skills to perform – with confidence.