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Effective Presentation Skills Workshop

Designed for individuals, companies or group participants, upon completion of this course, will acquire the effective skills to create a persuasive and successful presentation. They will learn how to acquire the audience's acceptance of their presentation goals and objectives. This workshop is available in both English (native speaker) and Bahasa Indonesia (native speaker), but from our experience we have found it is easier to learn in English and apply the skills in Bahasa Indonesia. A proficiency ...

Effective Presentation Skills Workshop

3 days: on-site or off-site (24 hours; maximum 12 participants) Click for Agenda

5-6 half-days: on-site (24 hours; maximum 12 participants; 3 weeks) Click for Agenda

Designed for individuals, companies or group participants, upon completion of this course, will acquire the effective skills to create a persuasive and successful presentation. They will learn how to acquire the audience's acceptance of their presentation goals and objectives.

This workshop is available in both English (native speaker) and Bahasa Indonesia (native speaker), but from our experience we have found it is easier to learn in English and apply the skills in Bahasa Indonesia. A proficiency of Pre-Intermediate in English is required.

Upon completion of the workshop each participant will receive a Certificate and a CD of their individual two to three presentations, including critiques.

The major parts:

Part 1 – The Point

  • Why are you presenting?
  • What is the Point?
  • You and your audience

Part 2– Creation

  • Finding the story
  • Plotting the story
  • Starting your story

Part 3 – Showing your story

  • Communicate Visually
  • Text talk
  • Numbers/Graphics

Part 4 – Telling your story

  • Bringing your story to life
  • Customizing your presentation
  • Putting it all together

The English workshop will be conducted by Barry Gassert, a native English speaker, who through his 25 year career with IBM Corporation – USA, has developed a unique technique to create and present effective and successful presentations. He has been teaching English in Indonesia since 2000 and brings a wealth of business and educational skills necessary to be a benefit to anyone attending his courses or workshops.

This workshop will be conducted in Bahasa Indonesia by Mega Arieyani, Program Director of SIB School of Language, who has developed her presentation skills since 2009 presenting to various organizations.

Indonesian Culture Orientation Seminar

10 hours (6 to 10 participants) (Selected venues)
As many of us know, a cross-cultural situation can sometimes lead to a communication barrier. To avoid the taboos and faux pas that can be embarrassing or insulting, we have developed a cultural orientation program that is easy and fun. It takes a common sense approach that educates and allows the participants to feel comfortable while living in Jakarta or throughout Indonesia. If you want to interact with Indonesians and understand the cultures, this is a great program to attend. Facilitated by ...

Indonesian Culture Orientation Seminar

10 hours (6 to 10 participants) (Selected venues)

As many of us know, a cross-cultural situation can sometimes lead to a communication barrier. To avoid the taboos and faux pas that can be embarrassing or insulting, we have developed a cultural orientation program that is easy and fun. It takes a common sense approach that educates and allows the participants to feel comfortable while living in Jakarta or throughout Indonesia. If you want to interact with Indonesians and understand the cultures, this is a great program to attend.

Facilitated by our teachers in English and one native English speaker (one section only)

Orientation focus:

  1. Survival knowledge
    • Etiquette & manners
    • Safety
  2. What & What NOT to say
  3. Do’s + Don’ts
  4. Culture

Program Content:

1. Getting to Know Indonesians

    • Indonesian characteristics

2. Visiting Indonesians

    • Manners when visiting Indonesian homes
    • Meeting Indonesians
    • Eating Manners

3. Everyday Situations

    • Seasons and Clothing
    • Getting around the City
    • Street vendors and Hygiene

4. Language manners and survival

    • Communicating in English with Indonesians (Native English speaker)
    • How to address Indonesian people“tolong” & “silakan”
    • Describing Indonesian people
    • “Basa-basi”

5. The Working Place

    • “Jam Karet”
    • Helping family or relatives in the working place (KKN)
    • What’s “Kemarin” & “Besok” mean to Indonesians

6. Family and Community

    • Indonesian Family concepts
    • Indonesian Neighborhoods (Community and activity)

7. Religion and Celebration

    • Religion to Indonesians
    • Praying time
    • Etiquette and Tradition in Religious celebrations

8. Local’s favorites

    • Bargaining
    • “Arisan”

Importance of English in your Career Workshop

4-5 hours: On-site (limited to 24 participants)
A Company Career Development Program This workshop allows the employees and HR/training departments to identify what English skills each candidate needs in their career development concerning the use of English. The participants will discover their proficiency in all four English Skills – Speaking, Listening, Writing and Reading in this workshop and by discovering their strengths and weaknesses, they are able to select wisely what career development courses are necessary for improvement. Created ...

Importance of English in your Career Workshop

4-5 hours: On-site (limited to 24 participants)

A Company Career Development Program

This workshop allows the employees and HR/training departments to identify what English skills each candidate needs in their career development concerning the use of English. The participants will discover their proficiency in all four English Skills – Speaking, Listening, Writing and Reading in this workshop and by discovering their strengths and weaknesses, they are able to select wisely what career development courses are necessary for improvement.

Created by SIB School, this program uses handouts and addresses the following elements:

  1. The Importance of English in our Lives
  2. Career Benefits
  3. Career Development
  4. Activities – Writing, Speaking, Reading & Listening
  5. Placement testing and self assessments
  6. Actions to Improve your English
  7. Group Discussions

Facilitators: Native English speaker with two assistants.

Importance of English in your Future

4-5 hours: Off-site (limited to 350 participants)
High School or University Awareness Students & Teachers As with the Importance of English in your Career Workshop this almost identical program is ideal for high school students as a seminar in a larger mass of students. This workshop/seminar prepares the high school or university student for further education at earlier stages by identifying where they need to concentrate on their language skills studies. It’s fun and they have a great time. Designed by SIB School, it addresses the ...

Importance of English in your Future

4-5 hours: Off-site (limited to 350 participants)

High School or University Awareness

Students & Teachers

As with the Importance of English in your Career Workshop this almost identical program is ideal for high school students as a seminar in a larger mass of students. This workshop/seminar prepares the high school or university student for further education at earlier stages by identifying where they need to concentrate on their language skills studies. It’s fun and they have a great time.

Designed by SIB School, it addresses the following elements:

  1. The Importance of English in our Lives
  2. Advantages of knowing English
  3. Benefits you get from knowing English
  4. Career Development with English
  5. Actions to Improve your English
  6. Activities – Writing, Speaking, Reading & Listening
  7. Group Discussions

Facilitators: Native English speaker with 2-5 assistants.

Foundations of Good Teaching Workshop: Motivational & Assessment Techniques

4-5 hours: Off-site (limited to 350 participants)
This Workshop/Seminar is designed for future teachers and current teachers looking for techniques how to motivate and assess their students. This is good for school districts or teaching universities. This workshop is good anywhere in Indonesia. Designed by SIB School, it addresses the following elements:
    The Importance of English in our lives., What makes a good teacher?, ...

Foundations of Good Teaching Workshop: Motivational & Assessment Techniques

4-5 hours: Off-site (limited to 350 participants)

This Workshop/Seminar is designed for future teachers and current teachers looking for techniques how to motivate and assess their students. This is good for school districts or teaching universities. This workshop is good anywhere in Indonesia.

Designed by SIB School, it addresses the following elements:

  1. The Importance of English in our lives.
  2. What makes a good teacher?
  3. What is a good teacher?
    1. Motivational Techniques
    2. Assessment Techniques
    3. Teaching Methods
    4. Class Management
    5. Burnout and How to Avoid it.
  4. Interaction in the classroom
    1. Vocabulary Building and pronunciation drills
    2. Reading
  5. Alternate Methods to apply English in the Classroom

Facilitators: Native English speaker with 2-5 assistants

JobHunt Ready

16-Hour Program
This course was created through more than a 100 hours of research exploring what recruiters, employers, and companies (all synonymous throughout this course) want from an applicant and what we discovered is there is no one way to write a CV. Wonderful discovery, so how does that help you? Well, we took what applied to Indonesia mostly, kept the logical parts of the job application process and simplified the steps which we will go into in nauseating detail. It’s not that bad, but we will show ...

JobHunt Ready

16-Hour Program

This course was created through more than a 100 hours of research exploring what recruiters, employers, and companies (all synonymous throughout this course) want from an applicant and what we discovered is there is no one way to write a CV.  Wonderful discovery, so how does that help you?

Well, we took what applied to Indonesia mostly, kept the logical parts of the job application process and simplified the steps which we will go into in nauseating detail. It’s not that bad, but we will show you what not to do and what to do with explanations of why. Understanding the ‘why’ will help you create your own custom made – NO Templates, please – CV that will give you a better chance for a call-up for an interview than most of your competition. We also have examples and a final example of a CV ready to be sent out anytime.

*Classes at SIB School of Language - Jakarta

16 hours, 2 hour sessions, 2 times per week, 4 weeks, 8 sessions

 

  • Mornings: 8:30 to 10:30 (Monday- Wednesday or Tuesday-Thursday)
  • Afternoons (weekdays only): 2:00 to 4:00 (Monday- Wednesday or Tuesday-Thursday)
  • Evenings (weekdays only): 6:00 to 8:00 (Monday- Wednesday or Tuesday-Thursday)

 

Customized:

One weekday, one weekend (mornings only)

Saturday and Sunday (mornings only, 8:00 to 10:00)

Four hour sessions also available

Private: schedule of convenience

 

Registration: Rp. 60,000

Bahasa Indonesia: Rp. 875,000 (minimum 2 per class)

**English (native speaker, author): Rp. 975,000 (minimum 3 per class)

 

Private study available (1 student)

Bahasa Indonesia: Rp. 1,350,000

English: Rp. 2,500,000

  • Surcharge: Rp. 250,000 each for 2 students

 

A 138-155 page Course book provided

Certificate

Free CV review

 

Course:

¨       How to write a proper job application Cover Letter

¨       How to create an effective CV

¨       How to Interview effectively

¨       How to write proper follow up and thank you notes

¨       Many tips and hints to standout above other applicants

¨       Samples of good and bad CV and why they are bad

¨       Exercises to practice new skills

¨       Questions to ask at an interview

¨       Questions asked by interviewer (answers provided)

¨       Free review of every CV student submits for a job application (no limit)

 

*BATAM & JOGJA LOCATIONS

Contact Batam or Jogja site managers for fees and course schedules.

**Native English Speaker available on special conditions.