Great Presentation Skills Course

Description: Effective presentation skills are important. They are important to the success of the project, overall business success, personal success, they reduce stress through proper communication, they assist in good time management, they influence public opinion, and they give people confidence. In this workshop you will learn to communicate effectively, persuasively and how to present with control and poise. Fear? Forget it. We can help with that too. You will learn to present with the confidence you need to make a difference. In addition to the Bob the BA approach to training, this course will also utilize video recording of student presentation to assist with important and thorough feedback from the instructor.

Length: 1-Day

CDU/PDU: Earn 7 CDU/PDU for both IIBA and PMI certification

Perquisites: We recommend the Introduction to Business Analysis course or equivalent experience.

Intended Audience: Anyone that wants to develop effective presentation skills, speak in front of groups small to large, and need to sell ideas to others.


  • Gain confidence in your presentation skills

  • Practice presenting multiple styles of presentations live and receive immediate feedback

  • Effectively deliver presentations that communicate and provide a platform for business decisions

Course Topics

  • The characteristics of a good presenter

  • The characteristics of a good presentation

  • How to prepare and conduct presentations

  • How to tailor presentations to your audience using an audience profile

  • Using techniques to relax and remove fear

  • How you can handle difficult questions and situations during the presentation

  • How to communicate clearly with authority and confidence

  • How to balance verbal and nonverbal during the presentation

  • Understanding levels of detail in presentations, visual aids and the different types of presentations

  • Developing your own style as a presenter

  • Practice Ignite-style presentations for driving solution ideas


business analyst IIBA endorsed education provider

The Uncommon League is an IIBA Endorsed Education Provider.  This course is aligned with the BABOK 3.0.

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Bob Prentiss

Bob Prentiss

Enterprise Solutions Instructor - Bob Prentiss is our fearless leader and innovator. Bob is passionate about helping you think, learn and work differently. Bob is an awesome trainer, speaker, mentor, coach, and author. Collector of all things dragon related and Dr. Who fan. Bob is CBAP certified with 25+ years of experience in corporate America; with a background in managing BA centers of excellence, assessing and managing BA maturity, quality, and competency. Bob is an award winning curriculum developer. Bob has presented numerous keynote, workshops, seminars, conferences, and training sessions across North America. Bob is a founding member and past President of the IIBA MSP Chapter.