Professional Speaking for Migrants

Learning to speak in public

Gain the confidence and skills to be a captivating speaker at interviews, in social situations or at business events.

Public speaking is hard enough in your first language but is even more of a challenge if it is your second. Tutor Pieter de Zwart will talk about understanding your audience, talking to small or big crowds, making speeches at social occasions, work related role plays, Kiwi slang and more.  It will be useful for those who are preparing for job interviews or who want to gain promotion at work.

This is  10 week course leads to the Speech New Zealand Certificate in Professional Speaking. The fee for the examination is $134.
The examination is conducted by an approved examiner, not the course facilitator.  As a vital and integral part of the course, it is mandatory.

Cost:   The teaching of the course is free. However, to secure your place, a $50 non-refundable enrolment and administration charge is to be paid at the time of enrolment, together with the $134 Speech New Zealand examination fee.

Limited spaces available.  Applications close 30th May 2018.

Day:  Wednesdays
Time: 6.30pm
Start Date: 6th June 2018
Course Duration: 10 weeks
Venue: Multicultural Centre, Historic Village, 17th Ave, Tauranga
Phone:  571 6419
Text: 027 576 5838


Anyone with a good level of English language can enrol regardless of visa status.

Click here for detailed course information. Click here for an enrolment form.