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Effective Oral Briefings

Effective Oral Briefings

Course Length:

6 hours (1 day)

Learning Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:


  • Define the need for oral briefings
  • Identify and establish the needs of their audience
  • Create and develop the right message
  • Draft and prepare the message
  • Practice delivering the briefing 

Target Student

This course is designed for anyone required to create and/or deliver oral briefings in the scope of their day-to-day work.

Course Outline

Section 1: What Are Effective Oral Briefings?

Identify your target audience 

Captivate and communicate your message clearly

Define your intentions


Section 2: Clear Communication

Use our LEAD template

Define the goal and purpose

Briefing 123

Focus on strong opening

Develop the main points and options


Section 3: Draft, Prepare, Practice the Message

Organizing your thoughts

Keeping your outline simple

Logical development of material

Use the Trust formula

Virtually or in person practice


Section 4: Presenting Your Oral Briefing

Hollywood tips

Pitch Pace Pause

Body language


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Effective Oral Briefings

Upcoming Classes

All Public classes are held online
with a live instructor
Dates Price Qty
March 27, 2024
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM ET
$525.00 Online
May 14, 2024
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM ET
$525.00 Online
August 7, 2024
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM ET
$525.00 Online
January 23, 2025
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM ET
$525.00 Online
* Applicable taxes will be applied on checkout

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This course comes with

PDF Reference Guide

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Printed Reference Guide

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