Establishing Credibility as a Speaker Certification
Credibility is defined as the characteristic of being trustworthy. As a speaker, you need to establish credibility and gain the trust of your audience, if you want them to listen to you.
Establishing credibility may seem daunting, and there are a lot of factors that contribute to how your audience perceives you and your message. Although gaining the trust of everyone in the audience may be difficult, there are some general guidelines that can help public speakers establish credibility in a variety of situations.
This course will be discussing top ideas on how to build your credibility as a speaker - before, during and after your presentation.
You will Learn:
- How to introduce yourself as a speaker
- Techniques on preparing and researching for a presentation
- Various ways of reinforcing your content and message
- How to use social media as a professional
Benefits of Taking this Course:
- You’ll understand how to make a good first impression on your audience
- You’ll learn how to better engage with your audience
- By gaining their trust, you’ll be able to get your audience on board with your ideas from the outset
Who can take the Establishing Credibility as a Speaker Certification course?There are no entry requirements to take the course.
What is the structure of the course?The course is broken down into 1 individual modules. Each module takes between 20 and 90 minutes on average to study. Although students are free to spend as much or as little time as they feel necessary on each module.
Where / when can the course be studied?The course can be studied study at any time and from any internet connected device
Is there a test at the end of the course?Once you have completed all 1 modules there is a multiple choice test. The questions will be on a range of topics found within the 1 modules. The test, like the course, is online and can be taken a time and location of your choosing.
What is the pass mark for the final test?The pass mark for the test is 70%.
What happens if a user fails the test?If the user doesn’t pass the test first time they will get further opportunities to take the test again after extra study. There are no limits to the number of times a test can be taken.
How long does it take to complete the Establishing Credibility as a Speaker Certification course?We estimate that the course will take about 0.25 hours to complete in total, plus an additional 30 minutes for the end of course test.