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Train the Presenter- Soft Skills Session for Volunteers

Train the Presenter- Soft Skills Session for Volunteers

Categories: Past Event Articles

Monday June 21 2021

On Friday 21st May 2021 and Sunday 6th June 2021, MEND launched their Soft Skills program for volunteers, including a ‘Train the Presenter’ session.

The session (s) was delivered by the Midlands Regional Manager, Robina Ruby Begum at MEND which covered the following:

🗣 What is a presenter?

Key Skills:

  • Preparing Yourself
  • Presenting
  • Engaging Your Audience
  • The Round-Up (summarising your session)

What you will gain:

  • Confidence
  • Practical tools you can use when presenting
  • Skills to plan and deliver a presentation effectively.

The session was attended by over 25 volunteers across the UK who appreciated the efforts taken by MEND to upskill our volunteer’ leaders to great heights!

Feedback from a volunteer:

It was a very engaging event. I particularly loved the opportunity to practice in small groups! Thank you so much for this event’

If you are interested in getting involved, we have more sessions coming up, targeting a multitude of transferable skills.

To attend, you need to be a MEND volunteer. Sign up to volunteer for MEND here: mend.org.uk/volunteer

For more information, please email [email protected]


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