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PRESENT : 2-Day In-Person Presentation Skills Master Class

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  • Date: 9 Oct 2023
  • Time: 9:30 am to 4:30 pm
  • Location: Cork

Michelle Dinneen, Ardin Career Development
Fiona Walsh, Empower Presentations
have joined forces
to bring you a Master Class in the design, development, and delivery of powerful high impact presentations

Two-Day In-Person Presentation Skills Master Class
Mon, 9th & Tues, 10th October
9:30 – 4:30 each day
Location: The Kingsley Hotel, Cork

Cost: €720 member; €900 non member per person
with Skillnet funding applied

To reserve your place, contact alison@icbe.ie

Max number of participants is 10

Objective: To prepare presenters to present even better than they ever thought they could

This two-day in-person Presentation Skills Master Class is jam packed with tips, tricks and practical help

It is targeted at experienced presenters who have gained enough confidence to stand up and present
Who wish to further refine their presentation skills with a view to delivering the best possible presentation

  • Pre-requisite:  It is essential that all participants already have presentation experience
  • This workshop is not suitable for beginners
  • All participants are required to bring an actual presentation they already have, or will be required to present
  • We will work on this presentation throughout the workshop
  • Michelle and Fiona will be present both days to provide practical hands-on assistance
  • Participants will be required to present their new or revamped presentation on Day 2
  • All will require a lap top and Wi-Fi access
  • Practical PowerPoint demonstrations and tips are covered throughout to support each section

The course is broken down into three main parts:

• Audience
• Structure/Design
• Delivery

Areas covered over the 2 days include:

Presentation Skills

  • Exploration
  • Audience
  • Structure
  • Delivery
  • Practical
  • Learning Review

PowerPoint Content

  • Slide Theory
  • Slide Basics
  • Images
  • Data Visualisation
  • Charts and icons
  • Working with SmartArt
  • Animation and Transitions
  • Video and Audio
  • Presenting
  • Exporting Slides
  • PowerPoint – Ask me Anything



Ardin Career Development is owned and run by Michelle Dinneen.

Michelle is qualified to Masters level in Human Resource Leadership and is a Master Trainer.

Michelle has 20+ years experience in both Operations and HR training, learning & development in a regulated multi national environment.

Programmes are creative, interactive and overall an enjoyable learning experience.


FIONA WALSH - Empower Presentations
PowerPoint Trainer | Microsoft Master Trainer | Presentation Guild Board Member | All Ireland Business All-Star Accredited

Fiona, a certified Microsoft PowerPoint trainer, is on a mission to banish Death by PowerPoint.

With 25 years in corporate, she has seen her fair share of bad slides. As an IT Manager/Trainer, she became the primary go-to person for help with anything PowerPoint related.

She set up her business in 2020 to provide bespoke PowerPoint training to companies. She loves it when a client gets an ‘aha’ moment as they realise there’s a more innovative way to do something, and it will save them time!


Cancellation Policy
Registrants who cancel over 21 days in advance of scheduled training and event date shall incur no cancellation fee.

Registrants who cancel within 21 days of scheduled training or event date shall incur a cancellation fee equal to 100% of the cost.

If registrant cannot attend they may nominate a participant to take their place.