Overcome the Fear of Public Speaking

Speak with Confidence Course

Learn Public Speaking Skills 

Respond Confidently to Questions

Define Your Strengths & Values

Develop a Stronger Sense of Self

Improve Career, Work & Personal Life


Speak With Confidence Course

Sydney NSW

Overcome the Fear of Public Speaking

Have you noticed that those who speak with confidence are recognised? They get the job, they’re promoted and they are seen as leaders in their field.

Think how your life would change if you could speak with confidence.  Imagine being more assertive, answering questions off-the-cuff in meetings, and speaking up in front of an audience!

It Takes Time to Speak With Confidence

It takes time to improve confidence. Especially when you are trying to overcome the fear of public speaking for many years. That is why this Speak With Confidence Course runs for 5 weeks. It gives you time to practice and embed new skills and habits.

You will learn speaking techniques from an award-winning public speaker.  Also, you will uncover your unique personal communication strengths with a Communication Results Coach.  All this in a supportive, friendly and encouraging environment.

By the end of this course, you will know how to speak up and express yourself with confidence.

Speak With Confidence Brochure

Next Course in Sydney:

Dates: 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th October 2022
Time: 9am to 1pm

Location: Club York,
99 York St, Sydney (near QVB/Townhall)

Learn to Speak Confidently in Front of Others: 

  • Improve your career and business opportunities. Learn to speak up and contribute your ideas with ease.

  • Practice public speaking techniques each week.  Create and deliver 5 effective speeches.

  • Use strategies to organise your thoughts.  You will get to the point quickly and stay on track.

  • Respond assertively to questions.  Know how to manage Q&A sessions.

  • Develop a stronger sense of self.  Define your top values and stand up for your opinions.

  • Make a great impression.  Know how to use ‘high-value’ body language to exude confidence and build rapport.

  • Develop charisma and deepen your understanding of others.  Know how to communicate to various personality styles.

  • Learn how to begin speaking powerfully.  Establish trust with your audience.

  • Get results!  Understand how to deliver a compelling close to achieve your objective.

  • Contribute and receive constructive feedback.  Every session you will fine-tune and upgrade your skills.

Early-Birds SAVE $200! Book now!

Speak With Confidence Course Objectives:

given knowledge and practical experience in:

  • Create and deliver 5 effective speeches
  • Technique to open with confidence & grab attention
  • Deliver compelling, actionable closes
  • Use structure to organise your thoughts, stay on track & get to the point
  • Improve language; Use stories, facts & figures, and emotion
  • Know how to move with purpose on the stage/speaking area
  • Understand why people stop listening and what to do about it!

given techniques and practical experience to:

  • Establish credibility & build rapport
  • Understand the needs of your audience
  • Assess and connect to different personality & communication styles
  • Use body language to make a great impression
  • Develop strong vocal expression
  • Speak up clearly & positively about yourself
  • Improve listening & questioning skills

given knowledge and practical experience to:

  • Understanding emotional intelligence & empowering states.
  • Embed confidence in body, action & mind.
  • How to give & receive constructive feedback.
  • Defining your life values and what guides you.
  • Uncover your top 3 communication strengths (Gallup Strengths Assessment).
  • Embed new confidence and ease when communicating to others.

Improve Public Speaking Skills Each Week:

Introduction to the course and participants

Impromptu speaking skills

Introduce yourself
Report the facts
Techniques for speaking off-the-cuff
P.P.F. Speech Technique – How to stay on track

Public Speaking Skills

1st Speech to inform: “What Do You Wish?”
Diagnostic assessment of your current skills
Prepare a speech with strong conviction

Confidence Skills

Define assertiveness and how it works
Your assertiveness goals and rights
Key methodology for an assertive approach
Prepare the Top 3 Values That Drive You

Impromptu Speaking Skills

P.R.E.P. Speech Technique – How to respond with conviction – Express strong points of view.

Public Speaking Skills

2nd Speech to speak with conviction: “Courage”
How to give constructive feedback
5 Techniques to confidently begin a speech
4 steps to deliver a compelling close
5 Key reasons why audiences refuse to listen and what to do about it!
Learn how to build rapport with others
Prepare a speech to win a proposal

Confidence Skills

B.A.M. Confidence Formula – Your Body
Prepare: Your Top 5 Strengths (Gallup Strengths Assessment)
Zoom Coaching:  Discuss your Top 5 Strengths and how they assist you at work and in life.

Impromptu Speaking Skills

Express the attributes of your Top 5 Strengths

Public Speaking Skills

3rd Speech to persuade: “Winning Proposal”
Analyse your audience and set clear objectives
Understand how to communicate to different personality styles
Prepare to express the values that drive you

Confidence Skills

B.A.M. Confidence Formula – Your Mind

Impromptu Speaking Skills

Responding assertively – Knowing what words to use.

Public Speaking Skills

4th Speech to share values: “What Drives Me”
Review videos of your presentations
Body language techniques – Are you displaying ‘high-value’ or ‘low-value’ body language?
Vocal expression – Exercises to improve the way you sound
Prepare a speech to inspire

Confidence Skills

B.A.M. Formula – Your Action

Impromptu Speaking Skills

How to introduce yourself and engage others in conversation.

Public Speaking Skills

5th Speech to inspire: “My Vision”
Summative assessment of your skills

Celebration of Achievements

Certificates, recognition & photos
Review and plan your way forward


Explore New Ways of Expressing Yourself

Imagine being able to speak up, without fear, without worrying about what others think, do or say!

There is enormous freedom and joy in being able to come forward and speak up with ease and confidence. As a result, you will improve your relationships, business and career.

This course has changed people’s lives.

We have many stories of people’s lives changing after the course.  Some informed us that they got a better job. Others found the courage to travel and lead more exciting lives. Some started speak up in seminars, sharing their experiences and passion.

All because they developed the courage to communicate and express themselves with confidence.

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Use Body Language Effectively

“I am so grateful to meet you.   

I loved learning how to structure my speeches, how to open powerfully and how to use body language effectively. 

This course was fantastic!”

Marco Cubillos, Ethos Urban
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This Has Been A Journey of Self Discovery

“I just want to say a huge thank you for showing me the essential skills of public speaking and how to communicate our stories effectively.

Over the last couple of months I have already seen how much more confident I have become, not only with public speaking but also in personal and social communication too. It definitely has been a journey of self discovery.

You have a wonderful gift and I really want to thank you for opening that door for me.”

K Dudgeon, Sydney Course
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Valuable Experience – Valuable Skills

“The power of eye contact, body language, using my voice and how to engage my audience were great techniques. 

This course was a valuable experience and a perfect environment to challenge someone like me, who feared speaking in public!

I really enjoyed learning these new, valuable skills.”

Astrid Cameron, Marketing & Communications Manager
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Fast Development

“An amazing, supportive environment and fast development and a great instructor.

Can’t be improved.

It was just GREAT!”

Jake, Sydney
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Developed a Stronger Sense of Self

“Speak With Confidence Course helped me to:  Stay on track, get to the point, and improve the way I sound – so I am taken seriously.

I developed a more professional manner and behaviour and more confidence when speaking to peers and upper management.

I have grown so much and not just in terms of public speaking, but also feel I have developed stronger sense of self.”

Jessica Borg, WSPA
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Overcame My Fear

“Overcoming my fear and managing my anxiety was my main challenge. 

This course helped me to get out of my comfort zone and I can now speak clearly and deliver my speech without notes.   

Very friendly and supportive group.  Thank you.”

Rebecca, Sydney
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This Course Has Improved My Career

“Charmaine is a wonderful tutor that makes you feel instantly at ease and ready to take the floor with total confidence.

It was an excellent course.

I built my confidence and professional appearance and the course has improved my career.”

Caroline Lord, Eden Gardens
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Saw Immediate Results in Our Lives

“I loved the course and found learning how to structure my speech, listen, be assertive, use body language and voice, extremely useful.

We were able to practice everything we learned straight away and see results immediately in our lives!

I recommend this course to everyone.”

Iwona Abramowicz, Acting & Film Making Logistics
Asma_ Public Speaking Training Sydney

Speak, Lead and Take Control

“Very supportive and motivating course.

Loved Charmaine’s attitude. Great teacher. Right energy and very articulate. The whole 5 weeks journey has been excellent.

Learned the great techniques to communicate, to speak, to lead and take control when put on the spot.”

Asma Chauhan, Schneider Electric, Sydney
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Improved Each Week

“This course gave me the opportunity to practice speaking each week, get feedback and work the improvement into each new week’s speech.

I developed vocal expression, began to act out my speeches and shake off any inhibitions. 

Thinking on my feet and responding to impromptu questions was a challenge, but the level of encouragement was great and the training helped to improve my results.”

Dan Collins, Head of Marketing & Communications, Powerhouse Museum
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This Has Been Life Changing

“I’ve always been terrified and have now learned it’s not that bad. Public speaking isn’t so scary.  Thank you. Thank you. Thank you.

Just what I needed to get out of my comfort zone.

Charmaine, well done. This has been life changing!”

Moses Karekinian, EcoSpray, Sydney
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Confidence Zoomed

“Communication skills improved dramatically and confidence ZOOMED!

Great inspiring tutor – motivating – great set of people.

All encouraging and enthusiastic. Loved it!”

Gina Kent, Event & Marketing Mgr, FUJIFILM
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“Charmaine, you made the course enjoyable as well as teaching us the public speaking skills we aspire to.

What I liked most was that it was very hands-on, not just reading from course material.

To know how to structure a speech, how to have confidence and engage an audience, is invaluable!”

Sharon Wells, Sydney Corporate
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Motivating Coach

“Thank you sincerely for being a great and motivating coach and helping me build my confidence, in what I consider to be my greatest fear. 

I’ve learnt a lot about public speaking and myself throughout the course

and I appreciate the role you played in my personal development.”

Natasha Emerson, AusAID
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Exceeded My Expectations

“I couldn’t be happier with the Speak With Confidence Course.

It exceeded my expectations.

I now feel much more confident to speak in public and in fact am looking forward to the opportunity!”

Melli O'Brien, Mrs Mindfulness
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Beneficial for My Professional Career & My Life

“Over the last 5 weeks, I really learned a lot.

This was not only beneficial for my professional career,

but also important for my personal life.”

Lulu Zhou , Sydney

Encouragement, Support, Fun & Friendship

Our Trainers have over 15 years experience in communication, business and leadership skills. They have experience across many industries. Working with very flamboyant, leading-edge entrepreneurs, to the steady, quiet, reserved sectors. (see About)

You will get tips and techniques on every-day communication and public speaking. Also you’ll learn skills used by professional speakers from around the world.

Every week you’ll improve with constructive feedback.   In all cases, you’ll practice speaking up in a friendly, supportive and enthusiastic environment

Overcome the fear of public speaking. Join the Speak With Confidence Course today!

What Do You Get?

  • Art of Communicating’s Public Speaking Book: “How to Inform, Engage & Influence Your Audience.”
  • Speak with Confidence Workbook.
  • Gallup Strengths Assessment on your Top 5 Strengths.
  • Videos of your performances. See yourself improving.
  • Practical, fun, hands-on experience.
  • Constructive feedback to understand your strengths & weaknesses.
  • Work in smaller groups.  This gives you, and everyone, time to practice speaking each week.
  • Membership to your class-mates on-line.  Share knowledge, fun and friendships.
  • Speak With Confidence Certificate of Achievement for full attendance.

Is This Right for YOU?

If you want to:

  • Feel more confident to speak up at work.
  • Create & deliver 5 effective speeches… with confidence!
  • Mobilize your thoughts quickly & express them fluently.
  • Understand others‘ behaviours.  Know how to build rapport.
  • Define the 3 values that drive you in life.
  • Assess your Top 5 strengths and how to apply them in your life.
  • Make a good impression. Improve your body language and voice.
  • Connect to a group of like-minded people.  Feel supported & encouraged.
  • Develop a stronger sense of self.

then this Speak With Confidence Course in Sydney is for you!


Speak with Confidence Course – Sydney

Dates: 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd & 29th October 2022
(5 consecutive Saturday mornings)

Time: 9am to 1pm
Location: 2nd floor Conference Room, Club York, 99 York St, Sydney

Price: $1695

Early Birds SAVE $200!

ONLY: $1495 – If you book by 23rd Sept

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