Public
Speaking

Public Speaking and Communication Classes

According to most studies public speaking is people's number one fear yet learning how to become a competent public speaker is vital in today's society. Our public speaking courses are perfect for anyone who has to give presentations at work, give a wedding speech, speak at other events or simply to become more comfortable talking in front of a group of people. Our level 1, "Overcome your Fear of Public Speaking" course is for people who feel their nerves are holding them back. We spend a lot of time working on techniques to help control your nerves as well as basic delivery skills. The Level 2 Public Speaking Course implements drama vocal techniques to improve your performance and shows you how to engage your audience.

We offer both private and group courses. Our private course consists of 6 x 40 minute classes that is tailored to meet the student’s exact needs. Cost of the course is €300. There is the option to sit a public speaking exam with the Leinster School of Speech and Drama. An additional fee applies for this exam. Public Speaking corporate workshops are also available.

This public speaking course covers the following techniques:

  • how to conquer your nerves
  • correct breathing
  • projection & articulation
  • delivery skills, i.e. use of rate, pace, pause and inflection
  • content
  • use of props, i.e. cue cards, microphones, powerpoint, etc
Group Public Speaking Classes

Details of our next group public speaking classes are as follows:

Start Date: Level 2: Tuesday 18th May 2019 at 7.00pm

Location: The Lab, Foley Street, Dublin 1

Duration: One hour each week for six weeks.

Cost: €200

Booking In Level 2 places are limited to 6 students. Your place will be secured once payment is received. Contact sales@speechdramadublin.com for more information or to book your place.