Voice and Presentation Skills

If your work involves lecturing or making presentations, the workshops and personalized coaching sessions offered by teaching enhancement specialist Sanders Whiting can give you the skills to communicate effectively, connect with your audience, and reduce vocal strain—whether you are presenting in person or online.

These workshops and private sessions are an opportunity for you to work on your public speaking confidence and skills. Sessions are available to individuals or small groups.

NOTE: During Fall 2021, private 45-minute sessions will be offered on Mondays and Thursdays in September via Zoom and from October to December in person at the Burnaby campus:

  • Monday time slots: 9:30 a.m. | 10:30 a.m. | 11:30 a.m. | 1:30 p.m. | 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday time slots: 9:00 a.m. | 10:00 a.m. | 1:30 p.m. | 2:30 p.m.

 To request a session, contact Sanders Whiting at swhiting@sfu.ca.

Additional information

Do you have specific voice or speech issues that you would like to address? Vocal projection, clarity, sustainability, ease and variety can all be strengthened through simple exercises and inquiry. Book a session with teaching enhancement specialist Sanders Whiting to explore the potential of voice work. Bring in a burning question, concern or interest, as each session will be tailored to your own particular needs. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to receive guidance and feedback that will help increase your confidence in the classroom and beyond.

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