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Essential communication skills

You can start in October.


For anyone who wants to understand and be understood

  • Discover what you can achieve with stronger communication skills 
  • Conduct business meetings with fewer misunderstandings and greater results
  • Practice giving feedback, listening and asking probing questions

Target audience

Ask probing questions and remain on the same page with others. Hear what is said and what is left unsaid. Strong communication is a vital skill, but it takes practice. This course provides you with practical tips and tricks that you can apply immediately. Get ready to make a much stronger impact during your business meetings from now on.

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Subjects

For anyone who wants to understand and be understood

Target audience

Ask probing questions and remain on the same page with others. Hear what is said and what is left unsaid. Strong communication is a vital skill, but it takes practice. This course provides you with practical tips and tricks that you can apply immediately. Get ready to make a much stronger impact during your business meetings from now on.

  • Discover what you can achieve with stronger communication skills 
  • Conduct business meetings with fewer misunderstandings and greater results
  • Practice giving feedback, listening and asking probing questions

You will learn this in Essential communication skills

Strong communication starts with yourself, even in the workplace. It is always beneficial to enhance your communication skills and techniques. This one-day communication training teaches you how to get more out of business meetings. You gain more awareness of how you come across to others, and practise to avoid the phenomenon of miscommunication. 

You gain practical insights, exercise your communication skills and feel the impact right away. In just one day, you become a master of listening, asking probing questions and giving feedback. The course covers verbal as well as non-verbal communication topics. It includes topics like intonation, projection and body language. 

The following subjects are covered:

  • Gaining experience with techniques such as listening and asking probing questions
  • Seeing and hearing how verbal and non-verbal communication enhance each other
  • Learning to give constructive feedback
  • Bringing structure to a meeting

New Heroes

During this training you get access to the online platform New Heroes. You will get to work actively with some assignments from the New Heroes learning trips. You can also continue to work on your own personal strength, communication and leadership skills on your own initiative. Everything at your own pace, wherever and whenever you want. 

Results

  • You are aware of your communication style and what it projects to others
  • You are more easily understood, with less miscommunication
  • You listen actively and ask the right questions at the right times
  • You give feedback to others effectively
  • You add strength to your message with focused non-verbal communication 

Costs

If a course day is given virtually, the facility costs will be canceled.

Training course 

The training course costs € 495,00 (excluding 21% VAT). 

Do you follow the course privately or via a VAT-exempt organization (for example the government, healthcare or financial institution)? We offer you the possibility to pay no VAT over the course that you would like to register for and also over those items that are inextricably connected to this specific course. If you chose for the VAT-exempt option, the investment in your course will be € 544,50. This option can be selected on the registration form found online, or you can indicate this during your personal registration over the telephone.

Course material

During the course, study material will be used. Additional costs of € 79,95 (excluding VAT) will be charged.

You will receive:

  • Learning environment
  • NewHeroes 6 months license
  • Material package

The package also contains specific material used in this training course, such as: hand-outs, personal license for the learning community and online tests/scans. You will receive 6 months of access to the New Heroes online platform. If you are already in possession of the above literature or for any other reason do not want us to supply the literature, please indicate this in the comments field on the online registration form or during your telephone registration.

Catering and facility costs

Facility costs, coffee/tea and an extensive buffet lunch costs € 70,00 (excluding VAT). If a course day is given virtually, the facility costs will be canceled.

Programme

Start and end measurement

This course improves your skills. We can guarantee that. How? Before you start your course, you take a scan. This determines your starting level and helps set the right goals. You receive a personal report. That way, you know exactly where you stand, what you want to accomplish, and how to get there. Your trainer helps you to focus and develop, in order to reach your full potential. After your training is done, you take another scan. This end measurement shows how much you’ve grown, and where you can still develop your skills further.

Course day

The training course consists of an online kick-off and 1 block of 1 day.

Block

  • 1 day from 9.30 AM till 5.00 PM

Participants

The maximum group size for the training course is 14 participants.

Certificate

On completion of the training course and subject to attendance and active participation, Schouten & Nelissen will award a certificate. Our certificates are highly regarded in the business community.

Start now with Essential communication skills

For example on Wed. 28 October in AMSTERDAM

Essential communication skills

€ 495,00 VAT not applied

Starts on Wed 28 October 2020, AMSTERDAM


Materials € 79,95 VAT not applied

Arrangement € 70,00 VAT not applied

Total

€ 644,95 VAT not applied

Incl. material and arrangements

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Questions or need advice?

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Prisca Egter van Wissekerke

Training advisor

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