Stand out from the Crowd
This course helps to develop an important set of skills that every young adult needs to succeed. The skills we cover will help participants to feel more confident in their social and academic lives.
Each participant will take away a set of professional tips and tricks they can call upon daily to help them feel confident.
Each session runs for 2 hours (including a meal).
We engage subject matter experts.
Course Topics Include
Topics include: formal and informal introductions (of yourself and others); meeting and greeting; speaking clearly and confidently; smiling and using eye contact; the perfect handshake; small talk; posture and deportment
Confident Public Speaking and Presentation
Topics include: speaking with confidence and clarity; overcoming nerves; organising your thoughts; engaging your audience; thinking on your feet; giving a TED-Style talk; posture, hand gestures and expert tips to make sure your performance is captivating
Time Management and Organisation
Topics include: prioritising what is important; planning ahead; making and successfully managing to-do lists; keeping things in their proper places; storing and taking care of our belongings; time management tips practiced by successful people
Healthy Body, Healthy Mind
Topics include: making healthy choices; handling peer pressure; managing exam stress and heavy workloads; coping with social anxiety; mindfulness
All participants will get the chance to celebrate the end of the course with their peers. All pupils will receive a certificate of completion.
Coronavirus Update: Given the current circumstances, it is with a heavy heart that we will be cancelling all in-person courses due to take place in 2020 across all of our locations. We encourage you to continue registering your interest so we can make sure to keep you updated on our future courses.