Home Blog Education How to Create and Deliver Training Presentations That Make an Impact

How to Create and Deliver Training Presentations That Make an Impact

presentation for online training

Blended learning and hybrid workplaces have improved how employees train and optimize their work output. Corporate training is now a rich combination of in-person group sessions, live online lessons, and SCORM courses that employees can follow at their own pace. 

Are your training presentations up to the challenge?

Learning & Development strategists, HR, and performance management managers take note. In this guide, we’ll show you how to create a training deck from start to finish . Plus, some template examples and optimization tips for creating training presentations that make learning more effective.

What is a Training Presentation?

A training presentation is a set of slides created to teach a skill or increase knowledge of a topic. They’re used in training and development strategies in companies worldwide. Across the slides in a training presentation, employees learn essential information and skills to do their jobs better and grow in their careers.

Example of a training presentation slide

Types of Training Presentations

Training presentations form part of all L&D initiatives in an HR department. They have one of two purposes; to train employees for the job at the present moment and to train them for growth and the future. 

Training for the job instructs employees on how to carry out their assigned tasks and responsibilities . The skills they learn follow guidelines from the company’s brand, processes, and structure.

Examples include:

  • On-the-job training
  • Practice simulations
  • Orientation
  • Skillbuilding 

Illustration of a training session, two employees working in a computer

To train for growth , employees are given resources to increase their capabilities, like learning new technology or methodology. They learn skills that will help their career future, preparing them for a promotion within the company or for changing teams laterally in a new role.

Growth training includes topics like:

  • Soft skills
  • New technology
  • New processes or methodologies
  • Job rotation
  • Personal development
  • Career expansion

An instructor exposing financial concepts using charts and graphs through a training deck

Why Are Training Presentations Important?

High-quality training and development initiatives in a corporate setting offer many benefits. Three of the most relevant are employee buy-in and retention, company culture, and professional development.

Employee Buy-in and Retention

When training presentations are achieved at a high standard, team members in People Management, Human Resources, Learning & Development, and DEI feel confident and proud of their work in training fellow employees. 

They accompany employees along training paths, so it’s better if they’re invested in what they’re sharing. For a solid brand identity —and clear company culture—thorough training helps with buy-in straight out of the gate with an onboarding strategy. Then continues with regular training initiatives that lead to retention, satisfaction and loyalty.

Company Culture 

The role of company culture in an organization has a lot of weight towards brand equity. But a strong culture doesn’t happen overnight; it’s instilled in the employees’ minds through team-building activities, motivational seminars, and equitable training in all aspects of work.

Company culture flows through the ongoing interaction between trainers and trainees. Group sessions and training days help build relationships between teams and employees. Feeling invested is a trait developed through the right type of training. 

Professional Development

High-quality training for professional development is essential in every organization. On-the-job training for daily tasks is only part of the puzzle; employees also need to train for growth.

In-company training for professional development includes training for higher—or lateral—positions. Offering training for the future not only heightens professional development for individual employees but also carves a strong culture.

How to Create a Training Presentation

Let’s create a training deck together. We’ll use a case study to guide us along.

You and your L&D team at an IT Company are preparing a company-wide training session about the SCRUM framework before implementing it in more aspects of the business. The Training presentation is titled “Understanding the SCRUM Framework. Agilizing our productivity, together.” Sessions will be blended/hybrid to accommodate both in-office and remote employees. There will be a camera recording the instructor, and remote employees will see the presentation and the video of the instructor talking side by side on their screen.

Computer screen showing the title slide for a training presentation

1. Plan and prepare

Planning and strategizing are as important in training as in other business areas. Your training presentation already has a purpose, company-wide training about the SCRUM framework. But if you aren’t sure what employees need to learn to increase productivity and employee satisfaction, you’ll have to do some research. 

Figuring out your people’s learning and development needs takes some work. Are you using a performance management system? What does the reporting reveal? Where are employees failing to set goals? How can training presentations help? 

Analyze the reports, and you’ll see where they’re lacking. Plan upskilling strategies around those topics. With a clear objective, start preparing the training, presentation, and conversation points for group sessions. 

Put together a lesson plan covering the main characteristics of your presentation. Use it as a foundational reference during the production of the training presentation slides .

Sample structure for a lesson plan

2. Create a basic structure 

Creating a structure for a training presentation is a critical step before designing slides or even writing the content. Training presentations with a set structure are more impactful than ones without. 

Following a structure makes the transference of knowledge much simpler. Write an outline that follows that structure. Do it on a document or use a visual tool like a storyboard to overview the full presentation deck .

The main structure for any training presentation has three parts; beginning, middle, and end. Yes, it’s that simple.

  • Start with an agenda slide that covers the contents of the training presentation and builds a framework of what to expect out of this training program. Follow by listing the syllabus for the course and required learning material that will be accessible, and where students should download/access such content.
  • Inform learners that at the end of the presentation, they will have all the basic and practical knowledge to understand and begin working with a SCRUM framework. 
  • Explain (if necessary) what they need as a prerequisite to get the most out of the training.
  • Any instructions they need to follow during the session, such as how to approach practical exercises or instructions for deliverables expected. 
  • Share all supplemental material through links they can download or access from. This should also include any book chapter mentioned, video resources, photos, etc. Cloud-based storage accessible from the Company’s intranet tends to suit all needs.

Introductory slide for a SCRUM training course

  • Throughout the meatiest slides of the presentation, teach them about the SCRUM framework. Then share how their team will use it to agile production and work in general.
  • Use visual training techniques to explain themes and topics clearly.
  • Create interactive moments for learners to imprint information. 
  • Incorporate a variety of teaching formats to cover all learning styles; video, text, images, infographics, interactive activities, etc.

Slide used to introduce concepts in a training course

  • Craft a few slides summarizing what they learned using a highlights list.
  • Have learners take a quiz to test their knowledge and offer results that include the right answers to the questions they got wrong.
  • Share references to supplemental material where learners can get more information on the topic.

Quiz slide to evaluate concepts

The Middle Structure

In the middle is where most of the magic happens. A training presentation is much like a lecture in its purpose. Therefore, using teaching and lecture techniques in your presentations can only be a good idea.

Here are six lecture structures that you can apply to the middle of your presentation. For the SCRUM Framework training, we’ll use the first example .

  • Start with what students can be expected to know to what students don’t know.  
  • Proceed from reality to abstract ideas, theories, and principles.
  • Begin with generalizations and continue with particular examples and applications.
  • Open with simple ideas and round them up with complex ones
  • Start sharing common misconceptions and then explain the truth.
  • Go from a whole view to a detailed view. 

3. Gather resources

Organize all the content you’ll need for the presentation in a folder on the cloud or your team’s content library. Browse the SlideModel template collection, where you’ll find plenty of slides, full decks, and cut & copy elements to include in your training deck. For the slides to describe the SCRUM framework, we used this 3D PPT template of how the parts of the framework are interconnected.

3D model in a slide to explain the SCRUM process

Resource checklist for any training presentation:

  • All visuals, videos, and PowerPoint slides add value to the training. 
  • Case studies and examples support your points.
  • Your company has the appropriate licenses to use the resources that are included in the final design.
  • All references, citations and attributions are gathered for inclusion in the training documentation. 
  • Your templates are from Slidemodel. 

4. Design the slides

Now, it’s time to put it all together and design the slides. Get all your resources ready, a list of all the templates you’ll use, and start a new project on PowerPoint.

Have your outline and/or storyboard open and start designing slides. Start with the cover and then follow the structure you decided on. Work your way through to the end and add a quiz. Here are some instructional presentation design best practices to help you along.

  • Create visual unity and balance by choosing a color theme and font pairing that supports the brand message and purpose of the training.
  • Mind the flow between slides from beginning to end. Use subtle transitions that don’t distract from the learning.
  • Use a table of contents, section dividers, and interactive slide menus for easier navigation.
  • Ensure each slide has a focal point and a visual hierarchy between all other elements.

All training material emulates the company brand, its values and vision. As marketing material follows visual and messaging brand guidelines, so should internal development content. 

5 Training Presentation Slide Examples

Are you looking for inspiration to create a training presentation? SlideModel has numerous designs suitable for explaining, visually dissecting, and analyzing the material. Likewise, you’ll find templates that help L&D strategists communicate with instructors during the planning phase and beyond. 

Here are five templates that can help with your training presentation design.

Employee Onboarding

First, this multi-slide ppt template for training is an employee onboarding presentation . Use it to cover all characteristics of a corporate onboarding process. Slides include;

  • Pre-boarding
  • Training Activities
  • Onboarding Roadmap
  • Title & closing slides

Pre-Boarding slide on a Employee Onboarding template for PowerPoint

Managerial Grid

The Blake & Mouton managerial grid is a great way to explain and analyze the different types of management based on production concerns and people concerns. Production concerns are characterized by tasks, and people are concerned with relationships. 

Matrix Grids can be used for other purposes as well. Like stakeholder engagement , talent analysis , and content marketing.

Blake & Mouton managerial grid template

Multichapter Presentation

Does your training content span long chunks of information? Separate it into digestible sections and create a multichapter training presentation. If it still feels very long, separate each chapter into a lesson of a comprehensive digital course. This multichapter presentation template will help you either way. Plus, it will add considerable visual value to the deck as a whole.

Multichapter PowerPoint template

SWOT Analysis

Teaching the SWOT Analysis process is best achieved with a “start big and continue into the details” presentation structure. This 5-slide template starts with the main idea and then delves deeper into each section. A visual structure like this also works for any concept that needs explanatory simplification. Simply separate the main concept into four parts and create a further slide for each.

SWOT analysis template by SlideModel

5Cs of Customer Service

Nothing exudes versatility as much as infographics. This template has one function, to describe and analyze the 5Cs of customer service . Nevertheless, you get six visually different infographic compositions for the same topic in one template. How else can your content be separated into five sections with the same first letter? This—all words with the same first letter—is a mnemonic technique that will help your learners absorb and retain information.

5Cs in Customer Service PowerPoint template

How to Deliver Your Training Presentation

How will you deliver the training presentation to your learners? Depending on the company culture and working model, your training presentation will appear in any of the following scenarios.

1. As visual support to your In-person group training session.

The in-person group training session is the most common—until the pandemic changed many things. Your training presentation is the visual support during the event. 

Here are some tips for delivering a presentation during a group training session.

  • Practice your ability to talk to a group. Notice your voice inflections or lack thereof. Practice the lesson with the training slides to support your spoken or activity-based teaching material.
  • Remember that presenting a business presentation and teaching with a training presentation aren’t the same. If you’re new to in-person group training, research to learn and practice instruction skills.
  • While training, maintain constant interaction with the learners. Ask them questions, and let them ask you questions. Invite anyone interested to join the online whiteboard for notetaking and mind-mapping the lesson.

2. As Part of a Live Online Session for Hybrid Teams.

Online, blended learning is quickly becoming popular with L&D teams. But how does it work? And why is it so special?

When you have hybrid teams with some employees in-office, others at home, and even more in other parts of the world, you need training solutions that work for everyone.

For the SCRUM training, we’d do the following:

  • Prepare the training presentation slide deck.
  • Organize a space for the in-person group and plan the event.
  • Set up a camera to record the lesson or training session.
  • Invite all employees to the session and offer them options of attendance; in-person, online, and live, watching the event recording.
  • Get set up to stream the session live. You can use a webinar tool like Streamyard or the one inside your LMS platform. Someone might need to help so you can concentrate on the training rather than the technical tasks.
  • Stream the lesson live and record it. On Chromecast , choose to use the split screen. One side shows the video of you teaching, and the other is the training presentation you prepared.
  • Send the recording to the employees that didn’t attend in person or live online.

Infographic of steps required for SCRUM training

3. As a lesson in a digital course

Your training presentation can be its own course or part of a bigger one. In a comprehensive multi-lesson course, each section has its training presentation or a combination of presentations and other material. Use e-learning tools like SCORM and xAPI to create courses learners can do at their own pace, which you can keep track of. 

Create your SCORM and xAPI courses with PowerPoint, SlideModel, and the iSpring PPT plugin . Once finished, upload it all to your LMS platform and enroll employees to learn.

What’s the difference between SCORM and xAPI? The visual below has all the answers.

Comparison chart of xAPI vs. SCORM

Read our guide on how to create an online course for detailed instructions and tips to make your course stand out.

3. As a PDF document

Delivering a training presentation as a PDF document shouldn’t be your first choice, but consider it for those employees that prefer learning that way. The same training presentation you create for in-person training, online learning or hybrid sessions can be downloaded as a PDF and shared via email or through the learning portal.

Takeaways for how to create successful PowerPoint Training Presentations

Optimize your training presentations to be as efficient as possible using instructional design techniques from the pros. Start with your trusty authoring combination of PowerPoint and SlideModel, and add an iSpring design plugin to complete the toolkit. Follow the steps in the sections above and then some.

Implement Interactivity 

Add interactivity to your training presentations to make them more engaging while touching on more learning styles. Interactivity can be as simple as a navigation menu between slides, dialogue simulations, and quick in-slide quizzes. Use xAPI and an LMS to create interactive training presentations for any topic.

After discussing the importance of interactivity, take a look at our 5-topic training presentation template showcased in the following video. With a tabbed menu, this training PPT template is ideal for presenting the agenda of your training session and delivering it in a streamlined manner. Each tab can represent a unique topic or module, making it easier for your audience to follow along and understand the progression of your training. The slide layout not only enhances visual appeal, making it more engaging than traditional slides, but also promotes organized content delivery.

Animated presentation templates, such as the one shown, are an effective way to captivate your audience and make the learning experience more memorable. This kind of animations add an element of surprise and engagement that static slides might lack. When paired with interactive elements mentioned earlier, such training templates can transform your training presentations into immersive learning experiences.

Add In-Slide Video

Hybrid learning and online learning have a wide berth of possibilities. One is in-slide video recordings of you—the training presenter—talking to the audience on the other side of the screen. 

This is especially practical for digital training presentations that never had an in-person session and instead are all done online. Use tools like Loom and Camtasia to record yourself speaking as you flip through the training slides. Then share the final video output on your company’s learning platform.

Offer Supplemental Material

Regardless of how you deliver your training deck, it’s always a good idea to offer supplemental material for the learner. Let’s look at some ideas:

  • If you deliver the training presentation as a video with much narration, offer a PDF transcript for download. 
  • On an LMS platform, add printable PDF worksheets and further reading material.
  • Before or during an in-person session, give handouts and worksheets.
  • In a hybrid webinar, share links to online games that help reinforce the topic.
  • In any scenario, offer further resources for self-paced learning.

Incorporate Gamification

One of the best teaching techniques for turning training presentations from meh to memorable is gamification. Using games and game-like visual qualities helps learners capture and retain information better. Gamification techniques like badges, challenges, and competition elevate the learner’s feeling of happiness and contentment. They enjoy the process more and therefore learn more effectively.

Cover Multiple Platforms

Reach all employees where they are by creating and delivering versatile training presentations that are viewable on any device, from wall projectors to mobile phones. Create interconnectivity between them with downloads, digital whiteboards for notetaking, online chatrooms, handouts, etc.  

Don’t forget also to follow accessibility standards. For example, closed caption subtitles on videos and e-reader-compatible text. 

Share Questionnaires And Surveys At The End

Do you agree with the business notion that nothing in business is worth it unless you can track it? If so, then your training presentations must have a callback. Shortly after the learner has attended, watched, or listened to your training presentation, send them a short survey to gauge their satisfaction. Combine this with testing and quizzing results, and over a short time; you’ll have a good grasp on the effectiveness of your training.

Give a Certificate of Completion

Offer your learners a certificate of completion. As its name indicates, a certificate is essential for certifying that a person has taken your course. Create a visual certificate that you can send as a pdf in an email. Include all the necessary information for the learner to mention the completed course on their LinkedIn profile.

Sample of a certificate of completion for a SCRUM course

In less than three thousand words, you learned why training presentations are important for business, how to create and deliver them, plus tips on how to make your training presentations amazing.

Your L&D team and all your trained employees will benefit from optimized training presentations that use SlideModel templates for PowerPoint and Google Slides. Support your learners with visuals and instructional infographics. Start downloading educational templates today.

presentation for online training

Like this article? Please share

Presentation Approaches, Presentations Filed under Education , Presentation Ideas

Related Articles

How to Create a 5 Minutes Presentation

Filed under Presentation Ideas • February 15th, 2024

How to Create a 5 Minutes Presentation

Master the art of short-format speeches like the 5 minutes presentation with this article. Insights on content structure, audience engagement and more.

How To Apply the 7×7 Rule in PowerPoint

Filed under Design • February 9th, 2024

How To Apply the 7×7 Rule in PowerPoint

Avoid dull or unclear presentation slides by implementing the 7×7 rule in PowerPoint presentation design. Check it out here.

How to Plan Your Presentation Using the 4W1H & 5W1H Framework

Filed under Design • January 24th, 2024

How to Plan Your Presentation Using the 4W1H & 5W1H Framework

The 4W1H and 5W1H problem-solving frameworks can benefit presenters who look for a creative outlook in presentation structure design. Learn why here.

Leave a Reply

presentation for online training

virtualspeech-logo

Best Presentation Skills Training

The ability to present your ideas confidently and persuasively is the single greatest skill you can learn to succeed in a globally competitive world. Here are the best Presentation Skills Training courses to you to help you achieve this.

presentation for online training

What Makes an Effective Presentation?

Futurelearn.

On this course, you will have the opportunity to discuss the features of an effective presentation and investigate how to design and develop your own presentation. You will explore effective presentation techniques to help you evaluate and improve your presentation skills.

Course link:  Learn more

Auther: Andrew Preshous

presentation for online training

Presenting on Video (with Online Practice)

Virtualspeech.

Learn how to deliver successful video-based presentations on Zoom, Webex and more. Then you have the unique opportunity to practice, improve and build your confidence in our virtual presentation simulator.

Auther: Dom Barnard

presentation for online training

High Impact Presentation

Dale carnegie.

Effective communication is critical in any role. Whether you are persuading colleagues, selling to a client, or energizing a team, the power of your presentation makes the difference between success and failure. This course teaches how to properly execute your presentation and stand out from the crowd.

Auther: Multiple

presentation for online training

Seth Godin on Presenting to Persuade

Instead of focusing on the craft of making slides, Seth Godin takes you on a journey to understand what your presentation is actually for. He'll help you see that a presentation is a unique and powerful opportunity, a chance to be heard, a moment where you have the leverage to make something happen.

Auther: Seth Godin

presentation for online training

Presenting Made Brilliant

Rada business.

This online course is an intensive, practical course that takes the focus away from what you present and instead focuses on how you present. You are taught how to build a confident and credible presence in highly pressured environments, how to open and close presentations convincingly, and more.

Auther: Jem Stein

presentation for online training

Professional Business Presentations

This course discusses how to effectively create presentations with quality formatting, the proper design elements and organization. The learner will identify the proper presentation format and software for their audience.

Auther: Debora Sepich

presentation for online training

The Art of Effective Presentations

Pluralsight.

Tell a story, engage the audience, leave them inspired. This course provides a roadmap for delivering effective presentations and motivating an audience through forming your message, designing visuals and demos, preparing for the unexpected, and effective delivery strategies.

Auther: John Papa

Presenting with Confidence

Learn how to present confidently to hook your audiences, stakeholders, and colleagues, keep them engaged and leave a lasting impression. Make an impact whether online or in-person.

Auther: Gagan Singh

presentation for online training

Design Better Presentations

Creativelive.

This class will teach you basic design principles you can apply to your presentation decks. You’ll learn how to work with type, color and image and lay out information with confidence. You’ll also Identify what type of presenter you are and design your presentation to support this.

Auther: Lara McCormick

presentation for online training

Establishing Credibility as a Speaker

Linkedin learning.

Audiences will assess the credibility of presenters before they even begin speaking. In this course, Laura Bergells shares techniques that help speakers develop personal credibility. She shows you how to earn the attention and interest of your audience right away by using key nonverbal and emotional skills.

Auther: Laura Bergells

presentation for online training

HARVARD UNIVERSITY

Through stories, videos and case examples, this program offers an actionable, step-by-step method anyone can adopt to create and deliver inspiring in person or virtual presentations that are engaging, persuasive and memorable.

Auther: Carmine Gallo

presentation for online training

Mastering Presentation Design

Taking the time to customize decks to match an audience's style or to fit the mood of the project will set the best possible stage for your ideas or offer. You’ll learn step-by-step how to research visual styles, source free high-quality images and fonts, create strong layouts, customize slides to sell your ideas or project, and lots more.

Auther: Lara Evens

presentation for online training

Data Analysis and Presentation Skills: the PwC Approach

Explore how a combination of better understanding, filtering, and application of data can help you solve problems faster - leading to smarter and more effective decision-making. You'll learn how to present data to others in a way that gets them engaged in your story and motivated to act.

Auther: Alex Mannella

Communication Skills and Teamwork

Effective writing and presentation skills are essential for career success. Learn how to create and deliver high-impact communications, improve your soft skills, and effectively lead and collaborate on teams.

Auther: Jim Pautz

presentation for online training

Designing a Presentation

In this course, designer Tony Harmer takes you through the essentials of presentation design to give you the tools you'll find most useful in thinking about, designing, and building successful presentations. Tony covers a variety of key topics, including mood boards, layout, color considerations, type, graphics and images, charts, transitions, and animations.

Auther: Tony Harmer

High-Impact Presentations (with Online Practice)

High-stakes presentations require more than just basic presentation skills. They require professional-level delivery techniques and the confidence to deliver at the highest level in any business setting. This course teaches you how to execute important presentations, which you can then practice in interactive exercises.

Auther: Julian Mayhew

presentation for online training

Become a confident public speaker and deliver engaging presentations. Learn tools to overcome self-doubt so you can build your confidence, strategies to create your content, performance techniques to help you stay grounded and calm, and more.

Auther: Cherokee Lebon

What's your goal today?

1. hire us to train you or your team.

We've helped individuals & teams raise millions, convince CEO's to spend billions, and inpire thousands to act. To discover how we can help you create killer presentations for high-stakes meetings:

  • Read our case studies and customer testimonials
  • Learn about us, our unique values, beliefs and quirks
  • Claim your FREE trial of our flagship course 'Decks for Decsion Makers'

2. Learn how to create a killer presentation

Download a free copy of our Accelerator Kit. All the resources we have ever made (for FREE) including our Advanced Guide to Business Presentaitons eBook and our PowerPoint Template (with over 1,000 professionally designed slides). You’ll also be subscribed to our email newsletter and notified whenever we publish new articles or have something interesting to share.

Browse our articles, containing an amazing number of useful insights, techniques and tools. The content in these articles forms the beadrock of our methodology and course.

  • Advanced Guide to McKinsey Presentations

Pitch Decks & Funding Proposals

  • Complete Guide to Busienss Charts
  • The Best Presentation Tools
  • Conquering Public Speaking Anxiety

3. Contact Us

We help businesses worldwide. So contact us. .

SlideHeroes is the web's premium online presentation training program.

Learn the  presentation skills  you need to convince the c-suite and to close the toughest deals., access online training, tools and coaching to help you blow the minds of the toughest audience. get started 100% free., expert training for high-stakes meetings that goes beyond public speaking, leveraging logical structure, story, data visualization, and the fundamentals of design., get started.

presentation for online training

Trusted by employees of some of the world's best companies

Who we help

Individuals.

We teach professionals how to create presentations that inspire action, win at work, and advance careers.

  • Instant access, available 24/7 for maximum convenience.
  • Proven presentation methodology used by McKinsey, Google and top investment banks.
  • Certification to share on LinkedIn.

We help teams strategically communicate with and influence the C-Suite, senior executives, and the toughest of customers.

  • Online learning model takes 40-50% less employee time to learn concepts.
  • Proven presentation methodology ensures consistency across team.
  • Optional small group, live coaching to receive feedback on real world work.

How we are different

Virtual masterclass.

A proven development methodology focused on structure, story, substance, style and self-confidence.

Instant Access

Online video lessons available 24/7 for maximum convenience. Self-paced lessons provide complete flexibility.

Certification

Earn presentation excellence Certification. Share achievements on LinkedIn.

30-Day Money-Back Guarantee

Cancel anytime in your first 30 days and receive a full refund.

Bootcamps (Teams only)

Week-long intensive training program. Blended combination of on-demand Masterclass video lessons and live, group webinars.

Integrations (Teams only)

We will work with you to integrate SlideHeroes into your existing corporate learning environment.

presentation for online training

This is one of the best online training programs available. 

In a very short time it improved my storytelling skills and presentation abilities. The material was broken down just right, so that I could learn and take action piece-by-piece. 

Over a year later I’m about to study the material again and I’m looking forward to it. 

While content is king, the production value in the training is amazing. It’s very enjoyable to watch.

Nathan Slaughter Goldman Sachs

Don't take our word for it

We have helped accelerate the careers of hundreds of professionals. See what some of our customers from across the globe have to say.

Susanne Foote

Incredible value for the content and the expertise that presents it. It’s content and development I consistently go back to before I create important presentations.

Anderson Basilio

Very structured course with strong recommendations and exercises for each subject addressed. It is easy and pleasant to follow. I also would like to point out the support, it was very quick and effective to help me anytime I needed. Every dollar was well spent!

James Ward

SlideHeroes is a great idea, I joined consulting to learn this skill set! The course is very helpful, with lots of supporting links to further reading, and a great option to complete the lessons while working on a real-life presentation project.

Learn more. Progress faster.

Advanced guide to mckinsey-style business presentations.

The ultimate guide to writiing clear, concise, and convincing business presentations. Our 10,000 word manifesto.

Author

The consensus view from the world's leading venture capitalists on what you need in your funding pitch.

Presentation Teardown: BCG Presentation Review

A 'teardown' of a presentation from Bonston Consulting Group, exploring what it does well and areas where there is room for improvement.

📞 Call Now   800.403.6598 Contact Us - Get Started

Effective Presentations

No products in the cart.

presentation for online training

Train Anytime, Train Anywhere

The same results-driven training programs we deliver in-person.

You will immediately notice a shift in your confidence and learn to comfortably express your thoughts and ideas with remote training from Effective Presentations.

Bundle our two most popular Live Virtual Training workshops and radiate confidence and poise in every social setting – you’ll save $200!

presentation for online training

Easy Access

presentation for online training

Flexible Scheduling

presentation for online training

Cost Effective

Live virtual training workshops, presentation and public speaking.

Private 1-1 Follow-Up

  • Exuding Greater Confidence
  • Non-Verbal Communication
  • Powerful Vocal Techniques
  • Filler Word Elimination
  • Attacking Speaking Anxiety

Workshop Agenda

Message and Structure

  • Organizing your Speech
  • Clear & Concise Messaging
  • Engaging Story-lines
  • Slide Deck Boot Camp
  • Thinking on Your Feet

Presentation & Public Speaking

Messaging & structure, bundle offer, $1590 $1190.

  • Three 2-Hour Presentation and Public Speaking Sessions
  • Three 2-Hour Message and Structure Sessions

Receive all the benefits from our two most popular workshops for an extra $200 savings

Remote Training Conducted Live!

Learn to confidently engage and persuade your listeners from the comfort of your own home or office with Effective Presentations Live Virtual Training.

The Effective Presentations team has more than 20 years experience in facilitating successful business coaching programs, and you can trust they will deliver a great training experience each and every time.

Meet Breelyn, one of our virtual trainers. She’s been conducting training programs for years and knows how to incorporate best classroom practices into every Live Virtual Training.

1 on 1 Private Coaching

Nobody will tell you what they really think when it comes to your presentations.

Who among us hasn’t had to give a presentation? How often do we get feedback for changes and have to start back at square one?

Private coaching with 1-on-1 Private Coaching helps you create winning messages and deliver them on-point. You need the feedback, the advice, and the support; you deserve better than losing jobs because of a lack of knowledge. With 1-on-1 Private Coaching, you’ll never have to wonder if you could have done better; we will help you create a presentation that wins new business

1 on 1 Private Coaching

Find Out More About Our Remote Training Now!

With our face-to-face live remote training you can improve your presentation skills without leaving home!

Effective Presentations’ presenters and content experts create learning experiences that provide powerful techniques, practical tips, and takeaways you can immediately implement – all from the comfort of your home or office.

800.403.6598

  • International edition
  • Australia edition
  • Europe edition

A screenshot from an AI-generated video of woolly mammoths.

Sora: OpenAI launches tool that instantly creates video from text

Model from ChatGPT maker ‘simulates physical world in motion’ up to a minute long based on users’ subject and style instructions

OpenAI revealed a tool on Thursday that can generate videos from text prompts.

The new model, nicknamed Sora after the Japanese word for “sky”, can produce realistic footage up to a minute long that adheres to a user’s instructions on both subject matter and style. According to a company blogpost, the model is also able to create a video based on a still image or extend existing footage with new material.

“We’re teaching AI to understand and simulate the physical world in motion, with the goal of training models that help people solve problems that require real-world interaction,” the blogpost reads.

One video included among several initial examples from the company was based on the prompt: “A movie trailer featuring the adventures of the 30-year-old space man wearing a red wool knitted motorcycle helmet, blue sky, salt desert, cinematic style, shot on 35mm film, vivid colors.”

The company announced it had opened access to Sora to a few researchers and video creators. The experts would “red team” the product – test it for susceptibility to skirt OpenAI’s terms of service, which prohibit “extreme violence, sexual content, hateful imagery, celebrity likeness, or the IP of others”, per the company’s blogpost. The company is only allowing limited access to researchers, visual artists and film-makers, though CEO Sam Altman responded to users’ prompts on Twitter after the announcement with video clips he said were made by Sora. The videos bear a watermark to show they were made by AI.

Introducing Sora, our text-to-video model. Sora can create videos of up to 60 seconds featuring highly detailed scenes, complex camera motion, and multiple characters with vibrant emotions. https://t.co/7j2JN27M3W Prompt: “Beautiful, snowy… pic.twitter.com/ruTEWn87vf — OpenAI (@OpenAI) February 15, 2024

The company debuted the still image generator Dall-E in 2021 and generative AI chatbot ChatGPT in November 2022, which quickly accrued 100 million users. Other AI companies have debuted video generation tools, though those models have only been able to produce a few seconds of footage that often bears little relation to their prompts. Google and Meta have said they are in the process of developing generative video tools, though they have not released them to the public. On Wednesday, it announced an experiment with adding deeper memory to ChatGPT so that it could remember more of its users’ chats.

https://t.co/uCuhUPv51N pic.twitter.com/nej4TIwgaP — Sam Altman (@sama) February 15, 2024

OpenAI did not disclose how much footage was used to train Sora or where the training videos may have originated, other than telling the New York Times that the corpus contained videos that were both publicly available and licensed from copyright owners. The company has been sued multiple times for alleged copyright infringement in the training of its generative AI tools, which digest gargantuan amounts of material scraped from the internet and imitate the images or text contained in those datasets.

  • Artificial intelligence (AI)

Most viewed

IMAGES

  1. 20+ Best Training & eLearning PowerPoint Templates (Education PPTs

    presentation for online training

  2. 20+ Best Training & eLearning PowerPoint Templates (Education PPTs

    presentation for online training

  3. 20 Best Free Corporate Training & eLearning PowerPoint Templates for 2020

    presentation for online training

  4. 20+ Best Training & eLearning PowerPoint Templates (Education PPTs

    presentation for online training

  5. How to Create and Deliver Training Presentations That Make an Impact

    presentation for online training

  6. 20+ Best Training & eLearning PowerPoint Templates (Education PPTs)

    presentation for online training

VIDEO

  1. How to start a presentation

  2. UBM599 DIGITAL WORKFORCE

  3. Simple tutorial to improve presentation skills 🔥! #powerpoint #ppt #design #presentation #slides

  4. Seminar Presentation

  5. funny presentation. online classes funny video.#shorts#presentation #onlineclass

  6. Presentation in University vlog || Motivational Lecture || Awards distribution🤩||@AbdulMuqeet0408

COMMENTS

  1. Best Presentation Skills Courses & Certificates Online [2024]

    Curated from top educational institutions and industry leaders, our selection of Presentation Skills courses aims to provide quality training for everyone—from individual learners seeking personal growth to corporate teams looking to upskill.

  2. Learn How to Use Presentations Effectively for Online Training

    Presentations can play a huge role in this type of online training. They can help you display information visually and get your point across more easily, which is why so many clients of 24Slides use them. Virtual training Finally, some people differentiate between 'online training' and 'virtual training'.

  3. How to Create and Deliver Training Presentations That Make ...

    A training presentation is a set of slides created to teach a skill or increase knowledge of a topic. They're used in training and development strategies in companies worldwide. Across the slides in a training presentation, employees learn essential information and skills to do their jobs better and grow in their careers.

  4. 10 Tips for creating an effective training presentation

    Ximena Portocarrero Dec 30, 2021 10 mins read Share this article Creating a training presentation is not a simple task. Unlike your usual PowerPoints, a training deck should convey work-related information in a way that keeps your team engaged and creates a positive learning experience.

  5. Best Powerpoint Courses & Certificates Online [2024]

    Learn Powerpoint Online Whether you're just starting out or already have some experience, we offer various Powerpoint courses designed to fit your needs.

  6. 20 Best Free Training & eLearning PowerPoint Templates for 2022

    Here are some of the best premium PowerPoint eLearning templates available on Envato Elements: 1. University School College Training Education PPT. You can preview some of the training slides for University from the image gallery above. This is a well-designed and modern training presentation template.

  7. Presentation Skills Training

    Presentation Skills Training Learn and practice presentation skills in AMA's live online or in-person courses and be a confident, effective presenter. Develop and enhance your public speaking capabilities, as well as your confidence and skill in giving in-person and virtual presentations.

  8. Presentations Online Training Courses

    1h 8m Google Slides Essential Training By: Jess Stratton Course 12,742 viewers Released Jan 10, 2022 2h 32m PowerPoint Essential Training (Microsoft 365) By: Jess Stratton Course 131,026...

  9. How to Present over Video: Online Course with Practice

    How to Present over Video Learn how to deliver successful video-based presentations on Zoom, Webex, and more. Practice online with feedback. Enroll Now Online 19 online lessons Practice exercises CPD Accredited Digital certificate 2 hours of learning Course Outcomes Know how to design and deliver successful and memorable video presentations

  10. 12 Tips to Give an Amazing Online Presentation

    An online presentation is a prepared speech or talk in which a person or group provides information, pitches a new idea, or introduces a new product or service through a video call. Online presentations are given to an audience, usually in a business setting. Ready to take a dive into the tips? Let's go! Start With Momentum

  11. Presentation Skills Training Courses

    Public Speaking and Presenting at WorkMaster professional presentation skills, develop confidence, command the room, facilitate meetings & design your speech.Rating: 4.5 out of 56515 reviews2.5 total hours38 lecturesAll Levels. Joeel & Natalie Rivera, Transformation Services. 4.5 (6,515)

  12. Free Online Presentation Maker

    Create Presentations Online Presentation Maker for Engaging Presentations Create Your Presentation It's free and easy to use. Online presentation maker with 900+ slide layouts. Millions of images, icons and graphics to choose from. Dozens of chart types to visualize data and numbers. Chosen by brands large and small

  13. Best Presentation Skills Training in 2024

    This online course is an intensive, practical course that takes the focus away from what you present and instead focuses on how you present. You are taught how to build a confident and credible presence in highly pressured environments, how to open and close presentations convincingly, and more. Course link: Learn more Auther: Jem Stein

  14. High-Stakes Presentation Training

    SlideHeroes is the web's premium online presentation training program. Learn the presentation skills you need to convince the C-Suite and to close the toughest deals. Access online training, tools and coaching to help you blow the minds of the toughest audience. Get started 100% free.

  15. Successful Presentation

    About the For-Credit Version of this course • 10 minutes. About Successful Presentation • 15 minutes. Kuskin's Top Ten Best Practices • 15 minutes. Keith Code's Twist of the Wrist • 10 minutes. Successful Presentation Assignment, Part 1: Telling a Two-Minute Story • 70 minutes.

  16. Top PowerPoint Courses Online

    Some of the more popular presentation alternatives to PowerPoint are Google Slides, Prezi for Business, Visme, and Keynote. As a cloud-based tool, Google Slides makes online sharing and real-time collaboration easy, along with the ability to publish a slideshow presentation on the internet. It supports embedding videos, creating diagrams, and ...

  17. Presentation & Public Speaking

    That's why Dale Carnegie's presentation training courses offer proven methods for ensuring success with each presentation. By assessing your unique needs, we create customized training solutions, in person or online, tailored to maximize the precise outcome you desire. Our training provides courses for effective presentation skills and the ...

  18. Free Online Presentation Skills Training Course

    This free online presentation skills training course will teach you how to create a basic presentation program by performing a needs analysis.

  19. Live Online Presentation Skills Training and Coaching

    800.403.6598. Request More Info. Talk to a Trainer. We offer cost-effective Live Online Presentation Skills Training & Coaching to Groups & Personalized 1-1 Coaching. Get easy access from your home or office.

  20. What Are Effective Presentation Skills (and How to Improve Them)

    Presentation skills are the abilities and qualities necessary for creating and delivering a compelling presentation that effectively communicates information and ideas. They encompass what you say, how you structure it, and the materials you include to support what you say, such as slides, videos, or images. You'll make presentations at various ...

  21. Sora: OpenAI launches tool that instantly creates video from text

    OpenAI did not disclose how much footage was used to train Sora or where the training videos may have originated, other than telling the New York Times that the corpus contained videos that were ...

  22. Partner Assets for The Presentation Design Conference 2024

    The Presentation Design Conference Partner AssetsA CreativePro Online Event | March 6-8, 2024Thank you for being a partner on The Presentation Design Conference. On this page, you'll find a collection of copy, images, and assets you can use to promote the event. If you have any questions or requests related to marketing the event, please ...

  23. What Is Competency-Based Training?

    Choose how you will offer training opportunities, either through options like online modules or through the creation of a training program that involves steps like completing a presentation. Create a system for monitoring and tracking employee module completion and include chances to recognize employees for their accomplishments.

  24. Best Public Speaking Courses Online with Certificates [2024]

    In summary, here are 10 of our most popular public speaking courses. Finding Your Professional Voice: Confidence & Impact: University of London. Introduction to Public Speaking: University of Washington. Dynamic Public Speaking: University of Washington. Public Speaking with Canva: Coursera Project Network. Successful Presentation: University ...