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Results-Based Communication Skills Training
Results-Based Communication Skills Training
 

TRAINING COURSES FOR COMMUNICATION SKILLS

Your place for classes to convey your message better

Training Courses in Communication Skills, delivered UK-wide in 11 Activia training centres or at your offices. Also online 24/7 to suit your needs.
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Enhance Your Work (and Life) with Better Communication

Think of problems we face in our everyday lives: how many could be avoided with better information or instruction?

Think where working, or personal, relationships go wrong: how many situations would improve with more, or better, discussion?

And when things go well, isn't great communication often part of the background to it all?

Our courses will not only teach you about communicating and overcoming barriers, but also how to ask questions, to listen -- and even the importance of body language. Take the course -- and you may change your life!

How Would You Like to Learn Communication Skills?

Classroom training

Classroom training

Classroom training is proven to give the best learning experience and knowledge retention. You have the benefit of a relaxed but professional learning environment, an experienced trainer and the opportunity to ask questions, so you are 100% sure you understand all the course content.

Online courses

Online courses

If your budget, and/or time, are limited, you can now choose the e-learning route: online courses at lower cost, and with the flexibility to study in your own time, at your own pace. The course content is exactly the same as we cover in the classroom, so you are still getting tried and tested Activia courses.

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Blended learning FREE E-learning with Classroom Courses

With our latest Communication Skills courses, when you attend a classroom session you get 12 months' access to a free online course, so you can reinforce the knowledge you have gained.
After the course, you will be emailed a sign-in link after you have provided course feedback and downloaded your attendance certificate.
This link gives you free access to our e-learning course for a whole year.
Note: These e-learning courses match exactly what you cover in class.
We hope you have fun, on the day of the course and with your reviewing and revising afterwards!

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COURSE OUTLINES & LINKS

Browse the outlines and click for more details on each course

Effective Communication Skills

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COURSE OUTLINE     [Duration: one day]

  • Course Overview and Learning Objectives
  • How Communication Works
  • Face-to-Face Communication
  • Telephone Communication
  • Written Communication
  • Questioning and Listening Skills
  • How to be an Effective Communicator
  • Overcoming Communication Problems
  • Getting Better Outcomes
  • Your Personal Action Plan

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NEXT CLASS DATES

Effective Communication Skills
Oct 24, 2019
Manchester Piccadilly
£199
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Nov 11, 2019
Leeds West One
£199
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Nov 18, 2019
Birmingham Queensway
£199
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Nov 21, 2019
Tower Bridge
£199
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Nov 29, 2019
Bristol Easton BS5
£199
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Dec 12, 2019
London Victoria
£179
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DELEGATE FEEDBACK

AVERAGE REVIEW: 4.6 out of 5  BASED ON 73 REVIEWS
Oliver Comins
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Jul 8 2019

"Great trainer with very friendly and approachable attitude"
  Course rating of 3 stars
Vicki Walker
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Jun 28 2019

"This was a very useful training day. as I was the only attendee, it was then tailored to exactly what I needed rather than going through the booklets. Emphasis and time was then given where it was needed before moving on to the next task. "
  Course rating of 4 stars
Carolina Restrepo
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
May 7 2019

"Very knowledgeable trainer for the Excel intermediate Course"
  Course rating of 4 stars
Stefan Jackson
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Mar 14 2019

"It was a very informative course and we enjoyed it very much."
  Course rating of 4 stars
Reon Stewart
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Jan 18 2019

"I enjoyed the tutors delivery and even gave personal experiences which helped illustrate the points. "
  Course rating of 5 stars
Deepak Motiramani
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Jan 10 2019

"The course was really helpful. Also the instructor was very good in delivering the training in methodical manner and answered all the queries we had."
  Course rating of 5 stars
Chimaechi Allan
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Dec 14 2018

"I really appreciated how practical and discursive it was, and that we could take resources away to read."
  Course rating of 4 stars
Peter Baker
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Dec 14 2018

"Good course and would recommend it to others."
  Course rating of 4 stars
Richard Woodward
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Dec 13 2018

"Very good trainer. Listened to the needs of the group"
  Course rating of 4 stars
Bill Daly
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Dec 6 2018

"A professionally presented fact filled course."
  Course rating of 5 stars
Verity West
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Nov 19 2018

"Steve was a really great presenter, and motivational speaker. I enjoyed spending the day of training with him, however it was not what I was expecting."
  Course rating of 3 stars
Kirstie Mulcahy
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Nov 16 2018

"I really do appreciate Mike's teaching methods, how the lesson flowed and the support and advice given "
  Course rating of 5 stars
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Oct 5 2018

"Very good facilitator "
  Course rating of 5 stars
Rachel Hall
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Sep 7 2018

"Fantasic course highly recondmended"
  Course rating of 5 stars
Lorna Goodwin
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Sep 4 2018

"The trainer, Jon, was excellent. He dealt with a chatty bunch of people very well and made the course interesting and the day go quickly."
  Course rating of 5 stars
Nakul Limbani
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Aug 31 2018

"Great overall experience, from the trainer to the location to the people that attended."
  Course rating of 5 stars
SILVIYA Mitsova
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Aug 24 2018

"The course was presented in a very professional manner with lots of opportunity for discussions and asking questions "
  Course rating of 5 stars
Rhea Warren
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Feb 27 2018

"Really enjoyable and interactive day. Our trainer allowed us to debate and speak freely which I think our group found useful. "
  Course rating of 4 stars
Andy Robson
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Feb 22 2018

"The passion and enthusiasm from the trainer was really helpful in getting everyone involved and making the day more enjoyable and effective"
  Course rating of 4 stars
Tony Cross
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Jan 19 2018

"I would be interested in other courses Activia do"
  Course rating of 5 stars
Hayley
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Dec 6 2017

"There was some good interaction between the group to analyse our comunication skills. The course started out really well, making sure we all knew why were were there and what we wanted to get out of the day. "
  Course rating of 3 stars
Katarzyna Rawska
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Nov 27 2017

"Terry was brilliant!"
  Course rating of 4 stars
Mietek Golos
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Oct 30 2017

"Very informative, but presented in an informal and attractive form"
  Course rating of 5 stars
Paul Cottenham
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Oct 27 2017

"A very useful, first class course. The facilitator/instructor was friendly, highly informative and very knowledgable."
  Course rating of 5 stars
Alexandra Karina
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Jul 28 2017

"Nice talk with Graham. He is a very nice person. "
  Course rating of 4 stars
Nicolo Cammelli
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Jun 5 2017

"Steve is a very competent person and great teacher. Glad to have met him."
  Course rating of 5 stars
marie chaize
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Jun 5 2017

"thanks it was great and very useful, good energy"
  Course rating of 4 stars
David Neal
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Jun 5 2017

"Steve was very engaging and welcoming and made the course content interesting and relatable to the work environment"
  Course rating of 4 stars
Guy Powell
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
May 5 2017

"Overall ait was a very good course with an excellent facilitator."
  Course rating of 5 stars
Guy Alan Powell
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
May 5 2017

"Overall a good course, I would recommend it to others"
  Course rating of 5 stars
David Smith
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Apr 28 2017

"I found Anita extremely easy to get on with and very genuine. The day wasn't boring and went very quickly. She was very clear and easy to understand and I feel we had much in common. Excellent teaching and value, would recommend to anyone struggling with the pressures of communicating professionally."
  Course rating of 5 stars
Valentina Genete
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Apr 28 2017

"well organised and informative training. The trainer was experienced and the content delivery was good and appropriate."
  Course rating of 5 stars
Jinder Singh
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Feb 24 2017

"Excellent course with good examples given by tutor Graham."
  Course rating of 5 stars
Megan Troth
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Feb 24 2017

"Trainer was fantastic, very knowledgeable."
  Course rating of 5 stars
Robert Wright
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Feb 10 2017

"Really enjoyed the course "
  Course rating of 5 stars
Bernie Balchin
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Jan 6 2017

"Could not recommend the Tutor more...Excellent"
  Course rating of 5 stars
Eleanor Bhasin
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Jan 6 2017

"The course teacher was excellent - very easy to talk to and she explained lessons clearly. "
  Course rating of 5 stars
Jonathan Dattani
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Nov 23 2016

"The trainer was a delight"
  Course rating of 5 stars
Jihad Dib
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Sep 28 2016

"It was a perfect experience"
  Course rating of 5 stars
Alan Morton
, Course:
Effective Communication Skills
Sep 7 2016

"This course was conducted by an execellent Instructor who created an learning environment that made the training relaxed and easier to understand."
  Course rating of 5 stars

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RESOURCES

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GENERAL INFORMATION

What we do, and how we work, to make sure you get the most from the courses you attend
Blended learning

FREE Online Revision

With our latest Communication Skills courses, you get free online revision for 12 months after your class so you can reinforce the knowledge you have gained.
Access is simple: go to www.activia.co.uk/login/ and log in using your email address. This will give you free access to our e-learning revision modules, which match exactly with what you cover in class.
We hope you have fun, on the day of the course and with honing your knowledge afterwards!

The Essential Soft Skill

Good communication skills are one of the most sought-after by employers, regardless of which industry you work in. But what does it mean exactly? What makes someone "good" in this area, and why is it such an essential skill nowadays?

In its simplest form, it's the ability to convey information to another individual - or individuals - effectively. But communication is a complex process which consists of more than just a series of words. In addition to the verbal message, your tone and quality of voice, as well as your body language and emotional display all play an important part in how your message is transferred to, and understood by, the other person.

Investing in training will help you learn how to convey messages in a clear and straightforward way, express your thoughts and ideas in a confident manner, demonstrate a varied and appropriate vocabulary, and be able to tailor your message and style to your audience.



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