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Introduction to Presentation Skills

engaging together

Wednesday, June 29, 2011 from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM (BST)

Introduction to Presentation Skills

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The purpose of this training is for participants to develop confidence in preparing and presenting information in a clear and convincing way.

During this training session you will:

  • develop an understanding of the importance of well planned and prepared presentations
  • identify the skills, attributes and behaviours of a good presenter
  • find out how to develop confidence and control your nerves
  • understand how to open and close with impact
  • learn how to plan a presentation

Your trainers

  • Nicki Burrows, Development Officer, Dudley CVS.
  • Donna Roberts, Research & Intelligence Officer, Chief Executive’s Department,
    Dudley MBC.

Cost and access

engaging together training is offered free of charge to people working or volunteering in Dudley Borough. (This training session is costed at £50 per person.) You can read more about our training at

We use venues which are fully accessible and we will try to meet other access requirements that you tell us about when you register.


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engaging together

We are a group of officers from different organisations; Dudley CVS, Dudley Council and Public Health and Dudley Clinical Commissioning Group.

We know that community engagement isn’t easy

We know that because it’s something we do in our roles, and some of us also manage people who work with communities.

Organisations want communities, groups and individuals to know about their services, be involved in decisions to shape or improve services, perhaps even deliver services together. Community engagement is still high on the agenda for most organisations and partnerships. 

We know that free training and support is important and  can make a difference

Over the last four years we have developed 12 different training courses and delivered them to nearly 400 officers and volunteers. We also host Community Engagement Network events three times a year, nearly 300 people have taken part in these so far. Feedback and evaluation from these activities highlight the value of bringing people together from different teams and organisations, the importance of developing confidence by learning how to do practical things and by reflecting on practice.

We estimate that we have helped organisations in Dudley to save over £30,000 in training costs by investing our own time in delivering support.

No-one asked us to do this

We develop and deliver this training and support because we found out during some research that many officers and volunteers aren’t confident about their community engagement skills and can find the prospect of engagement quite scary. Often people don’t know who else is doing related or similar work.

We are:

Lorna Prescott. Senior Development Officer at Dudley CVS
Jody Pritchard, Public Health Programme Manager at The Office of Public Health
Donna Roberts, Research & Intelligence Officer at Dudley Council, seconded to Dudley CVS
Helen Ashford, Community Engagement Advisor, Dudley Clinical Commissioning Group
Nicki Burrows, Children’s Development Officer at Dudley CVS
Kat Lafferty, Community Safety Team at Dudley Council

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