Effective Presentation Skills

Sustainable Management Development Program, U.S. CDC
Date published
Jan, 2013
Last updated
25 Jan 2020


This course is an introduction to public speaking. It can be useful for professionals who must teach classes or conduct scientific presentations.

When participants complete this course they will be able to:

  • Apply the four cornerstones method of a successful presentation
  • Develop and organize presentation content
  • Prepare and deliver a more effective presentation
  • Use visual aids and supportive materials effectively

This course includes a participant workbook, facilitators guide and PowerPoint presentation.

Estimated course length: 5 hours

Target Audience: Public health professionals who teach classes, give scientific presentations to technical or lay audiences.