The Public Speaking Academy is a training center in Singapore that goes beyond just teaching the clients – both from academic and corporate world, in developing their communication skills. It seeks to help these people to upgrade their proficiencies into a more competitive level, surpassing their initial expectations and discovering their great potentials as public speakers. All of these efforts are anchored in the vision of transforming the public speaking culture of the country.
The Public Speaking Academy provides a wide range of courses and modules to develop the effective communication competencies of individuals keen to pursue this area of development. The trainers understand that effective communication does not circumscribe itself to the spoken interaction but written dimension as well. It is with this holistic framework of effective communication in mind that the Public Speaking Academy has designed modules to hone the writing skills of candidates.
The academy offers courses and programmes of which the topics and exercises to be undergone by candidates are divided into leveled modules, from basic, intermediate, advance and master orator module. The candidates will be grouped according to their age, education background and job description, either students, working adults or professionals.
The Basic Orator Module is comprised of eight sessions, and is designed to be completed within two months. The goal of this program is to develop the non-verbal communication techniques of candidates by conducting activities which would make use of their body language, stage positioning, vocal variety, gestures, facial expressions, and posture. It is also aimed at developing the speech craft of candidates on persuasive, informative and special occasion’s speech genres. This level of training is germane across numerous communication spheres such as the development of interview skills, enhancement of PowerPoint presentations skills, improvement of pronunciation and enunciation, enrichment of skills in telling a story and making a point, and upgrading of the candidates’ use of humour.
The Intermediate Orator Module consists 12 sessions designed to be completed within three months. The program aims to target the advanced body language cues such as power poses, congruency, reading of context, and cultural paradigms. It likewise intends to develop the speech craft of candidates on inspirational and special occasion’s speech genres. Candidates will be trained to achieve an enhanced interview skill, oral examination skills and enhanced PowerPoint Presentations skills.
The Advanced Orator Module is comprised of 16 sessions designed to be completed within four months. This level of training is measured to teach the techniques in impromptu, humorous and evaluation speech speaking. Candidates will be trained on how to conduct a seminar, as well as to how to deal with opposition and Q&As. They will also be guided and trained in the field of competition preparatory work and in making research assignments.
The Master Orator Module consists 16 sessions designed to be completed within four months. Candidates will be taught about training guidelines, trainers’ ethics and management of a class. They will be imparted with effective communication theories and philosophy, as well as lessons on congruency, context and consistency. Candidates will be exposed on activities inclined to speech analysis, competition preparatory work, and research assignment and teaching practicum.
Public Speaking Academy continues to exert its efforts in transforming the public speaking culture of Singapore into a more vibrant one. Through its customized training programs that were based on the clients’ need, it is of assurance that the training which includes linguistic mastery and enrichment courses will be more effective. As the sets of modules tailored by the brilliant people behind the institution will address the most difficult factors encountered by the trainees on their past speaking experiences by means of applying practical techniques to aid in fixing those problems. The trainings are pertinent across multiple communication domains which include public speaking, debating, inter-personal skills, interviews and national examinations.
Public Speaking Academy is dedicated in providing the best effective communication education to their clients as they together aspire to realize their social and academic deeds in changing the public speaking culture in Singapore for the better.
ABOUT THE COMPANY
The Public Speaking Academy is a fast growing local and regional influence in the personal professional training domain. Focused on accentuating the aggregate confidence of individuals to express and impress, the Public Speaking Academy is honored to receive the strong support of education institutions as they begin efforts in transforming the public speaking culture into a more vibrant one. Founded in 2009, the Public Speaking Academy has seen over 5 years of outstanding performances both in Singapore and overseas. The Public Speaking Academy has consistently provided quality education on effective communication and the English language to help students and working professionals excel in their respective fields. The positive reviews and feedback from satisfied clients continue to motivate the Public Speaking Academy to upgrade and refine its teaching methodologies; providing the best to new and existing clients. For more information, visit: www.publicspeakingacademy.com.sg