Presentation Toolkit

Learn how to make effective use of the right presentation tools so you can better engage your audience, make your message memorable and move people to action.

  • Assess and select the best tools and technology for your presentation.
  • Integrate technology effectively in your presentation.
  • Use strategies to demonstrate credibility and engage your audience from the outset.
  • Apply TED talk techniques to make your presentation engaging and memorable.
  • Understand how to best structure and pace your presentation.
  • Ensure your presentation sticks with effective post-presentation follow-up.
  • What is covered in the course?

    • Using technology in your presentation.
    • TED talk techniques to make your presentation engaging and memorable.
    • Gaining credibility in your first 30 seconds.
    • Connecting with your audience - 3 or 30.
    • The tools you can use (graphics, presentation, video, interaction through devices).
    • Turn off devices or integrate them?
    • Taking your time - breaking down your presentation to engage your audience
    • Reinforcing your point - following up with your participants after your presentation
  • Should I attend?

    Suitable for professionals at any level wanting to improve their presentations.

  • How will I benefit?

    This practical workshop will introduce you to a range of presentation tools and supporting technology. You will be guided through why, how, and when you can make the best use of them and present like a professional.

  • How will my organisation benefit?

    More engaging presentations, delivered by a more successful, confident presenter.

    Need customised training for your organisation?

    Contact our team to discuss customising this course to meet your needs.


  • AQF Equivalence, Articulation Pathways CPD Points and Certification

    • You will receive a soft copy University of Adelaide Certificate of Completion.
    • This PACE course may contribute to earning Continuing Professional Development (CPD) points or credit. Many professional associations accredit CPD at a standard rate of 1 hour of professional development / learning = 1 CPD point. This should be used as a guide only and confirmation should be sought from your accrediting body prior to registration in any PACE course or program.

What will I receive as part of this course?

  • Printed course book and materials (PDF copy for tablet on request)
  • Certificate of Completion and training record
  • Refreshments during the day, including a light lunch on full day courses

What should I bring to the course?

Our courses are designed to be work-related and interactive. Please bring current workplace examples related to this topic for use on the day.

What further development can I do?

We recommend Confident and Persuasive Presentation.

Available course dates:

No dates for this course are currently being offered. Please register your interest for future dates by emailing