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Presentation Essentials

SIM Professional Development (SIM PD) is the leading provider for adult learning, training and development for corporate and career development. We provide a wide range of quality executive programmes, corporate training, seminar and workshops in areas of soft skills training, leadership training, sales training, management training, personal effectiveness & productivity, project management training, strategy execution and forumation.

presentation essentials


Today’s presenters are required to be effective, well prepared, focused on getting the points across with no time wasted. This programme is designed for those who want practical training, be they experienced presenters wanting to refresh their skills or those wishing to become a more effective, confident and dynamic presenter.

Benefits to You

This highly practical and learner-centric programme will involve practices directly related to participants’ job and work environments. Participants will develop skills to improve their communication and deliver presentations that are tailored to their audience. This enables their message to be received, understood and remembered for better outcomes.

• Become a more confident presenter
• Have a clearer message through focused preparation
• Become Objective-based, not Subjective-based
• Become a Presenter, not a Speaker
• Be able to talk to and draw your audience in
• Understand and incorporate key components of effective presentations

Programme Outline

• Presentation misconceptions and the communicative approach
• Pre-preparation - 3 essentials
• Preparation -The 6 Step Approach and ‘unasked question’ technique
• Audience profiling, industry and cultural expectations
• Non-verbal communication and code
• Delivery and reducing nervousness
• Visual Components and techniques for effective use
• Preparing to Speak

As part of the training and learning during this course, photography and/or video recording of participants in action will be done.

Who Must Attend
(Level 2) Supervisors, Executives, & Emerging Managers
(Level 3) New Managers
(Level 4) Managers
Programme Leader

David Artlett is a communication skills specialist with more than twenty years experience working as a consultant and trainer with multinational, local and regional companies in the Asia Pacific region.

His work has involved him with a wide range of disciplines from airlines to dot-com start ups, the financial sector to engineering, advertising and PR to education, shipping and the petro-chemical industry and the media and government bodies.

His background and experience in the psychology of communication, the media and corporate training, allows him to be a dynamic and empathetic trainer operating across a wide range of cultures, both national and corporate, and designation and gender.

Mr Artlett believes passionately that training of this nature is not only to impart the necessary skills but to empower the participants in growing their own individual talents and strengths to realise and maximise their individual potential.

CategorySIM Member Fee  (S$)Non-member Fee  (S$)
  Total Fee (S$)   Total Fee (S$) 
Fee/Pax (S$)GST (S$) including GSTFee/Pax (S$)GST (S$) including GST
Normal Fees850.0059.50909.50980.0068.601048.60
Early Bird FeesTo enjoy 10% discount off the fees above, please register four weeks before programme commencement date.

Enquiries : Lee Yoke Leng - 62485892 | 62466746,

Foreign participants sponsored by their companies, GST is not applicable. If payment is made by a Singapore-registered company, GST will apply.

Non-members are welcome to sign up for SIM membership to enjoy the discounted rate. To sign up for SIM Membership, please visit, email or call 6248 9489. To register for the programmes now, select the preferred programme run-dates below through the register icon. "Register", which will bring you to the registration page.

DateTimeVenueRegistration Closing Date 
26/11/2020 - 27/11/202009.00 am - 5.00 pmSIM Management House, 41 Namly Avenue, Singapore 267616Nov 12, 2020 Register
15/04/2021 - 16/04/202109.00 am - 5.00 pmSIM Management House, 41 Namly Avenue, Singapore 267616Apr 01, 2021 Register
15/07/2021 - 16/07/202109.00 am - 5.00 pmSIM Management House, 41 Namly Avenue, Singapore 267616Jul 01, 2021 Register
09/09/2021 - 10/09/202109.00 am - 5.00 pmSIM Management House, 41 Namly Avenue, Singapore 267616Aug 26, 2021 Register
09/11/2021 - 10/11/202109.00 am - 5.00 pmSIM Management House, 41 Namly Avenue, Singapore 267616Oct 26, 2021 Register