Let's Talk...Effectively!



    There are five paths to effective communication.  We will introduce and build your knowledge and abilities.  The five pathways of current professionals are the basic concepts and procedures of public speaking, presentations, conflict resolution, team building and professional business writing.  Each class will provide a focus on key principles pertinent to professional development and career advancement.

    Required Materials:  Paper, Pen, Email, and Home Internet Access

    Course Outline

    Path One:  Public Speaking
    • Fundamentals of public speaking, speech writing, persuasive speaking, empathic listening
    Path Two:   Professional Presentations
    • Fundamentals of presentations, PowerPoint
    Path Three:  Conflict Resolution
    • Definition of Conflict, strategies and skills both professionally and personally
    Path Four: Team Building
    • Importance of team building, inclusion, activity examples, Leader vs. Manager
    Path Five: Professional Business Correspondence
    • Flyers, emails, press releases, direct mail


      Fall Session 2017 Spring Session 2017
     Start Date TBD  April 3, 2017
     End Date TBD  May 17, 2017
     Location  Bohlen Technical Center  Bohlen Technical Center
     Days  TBD  Mondays & Wednesdays
     Times  6:30 - 8:30 p.m.  6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
     Course Length  6 weeks / 24 hrs.  6 weeks / 24 hrs.
     Tuition  $150  $150
     Instructor Devan Robinson