What will we cover?
In this two-day face-to-face workshop with our presentation coaches, we dive into a structured, hands-on process to make you confident, calm and consistent at presenting on and off camera — using storytelling to format your presentations and lectures. This workshop will give you the foundations to apply our techniques to your own teaching or within your organisation.
What is storytelling — and why it’s the most powerful tool for teaching and capturing your audience’s attention
Storytelling techniques and how to incorporate them into your teaching
Presentation structure, from introductions and how to grab and hold your audience’s attention, and select memorable take-home messages
Slide design concepts and how to apply these in your own presentations
Confidence on stage — how to feel relaxed and in control in front of your audience
Practical audience engagement and interactivity techniques
Use of voice, pacing and pitch to enhance your delivery
Bring it all together — integrating the concepts you've learned into a presentation
Presenting on camera with practical hands-on exercises
Presentation and leadership coach
Jon is a veteran of theatre and motion picture performance who has spent much of the last 25 years as a presentation coach working in the veterinary and business industries to help speakers make their message resonate and be retained by their audience. He works internationally and specializes in course design. He is skilled at making our delegates feel calm, confident and consistent when performing
EBVS and RCVS Specialist in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analgesia
BVM BVS, BVMedSci, MVM, PgCert, Dip. ECVAA, MRCVS
Toby is an RCVS and EBVS Specialist in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia and the founder of Trimble Productions. He focuses on making veterinary education engaging, visual, and memorable. With his team, Toby has created more than six hundred CPD videos and live broadcasts. He works with clients internationally to improve their key messaging, on-camera presence, and visual presentation structure.
"A fantastic workshop from someone who is leading the way with educational methods. Not only did we learn the theory of storytelling, but the importance of production values in teaching. Storytelling promotes understanding. Production values capture your audience's attention."
Professor Mark Bowen
Director of Education,
European Board of Veterinary Specialisation