EcoTraining considers presentation skills and the ability to communicate effectively with guests as an integral part of their syllabus. Students will learn what 'good' looks like, by exploring body language, eye contact, the use of tone, structuring information and engaging their guests. This is just a few of the topics covered.
According to the office of national statistics (ONS) presentations was the number one thing feared by people in 1995, there's no wonder many of us become anxious when we are the centre of attention.
Students are asked to present to their fellow students on a nature related topic, then they can practice their new skill in the bush until they feel confident and ready for their practical assessment, by which time we're hoping even Sir David Attenborough himself might be impressed!