Presenting and Public Speaking

About the Course

Do you want to improve the way you come across when speaking to an audience or in front of the camera?

Here’s what this course entails.

  • How to make a positive and impactful first impression.
  • How to prepare for a presenting engagement or screen test
  • Timing
  • Effective Listening
  • Creating content
  • Script work and developing short term memory
  • Interviewing skills and being interviewed.
  • Story telling
  • Dual Presenting
  • Live links
  • Personalising your content
  • Camera Technique for presenting to camera
  • Researching material
  • Dealing with apprehension when speaking
  • Identifying Strengths and weaknesses
  • Vocal projection
  • Audience awareness
  • Taking Direction
  • Having a Point of view
  • Public Speaking/ On Camera Presenting

Timetable and Enrolment

Timing
Start:  31st July
Finish: 4th Sept
6x Monday evenings, 6.30pm-8.30pm.
Location
Scots College Creative and Performing Arts Centre Drama room 2
Teacher
Paulus Romijin
Target Market
Adults and teens aged 15 years and over
Price/Student
(incl GST)
$250 for Term 3
Registration
 New enrolments?
enrol online

About Paulus Romijin

Paulus Romijn is a full time performance coach specialising in Presenting. Having run the Presenters Platform since 2004 and has taught at the Star Program for teens, Gateway program, Disney Studios (Sydney), TVNZ, AYA Youth academy, NZ Film Academy, Toi Whaakari, Studio 111, Les Mills International, Miss World NZ, Mika TV and  Auckland, Wellington and Tauranga Radio schools. Paulus is a voice over artist and presenter and acted in Shortland Street over the last 10 years.

“I look forward to meeting everyone I work with and helping them achieve their aspirations and at times regaining their voice. There are no tricks to presenting well only dedication, commitment and an open heart. “

Check out The Presenter Platform website here and have a look at some of their work here.

Testimonials:

“As a sportswoman I enjoyed Paulus’s philosophy about commitment and dedication to your work. I also enjoyed the cross over in terms of presenting and sport.”
Sarah Cowley NZ Olympian

“As a performing artist myself, I gained a lot of confidence in front of the camera, not just as an actress, but as myself.  Paulus taught me the skills to be more open, to listen more, and be more aware of others when interviewing. “
JJ Fong , actor.

“Paulus has influenced my journey and is considered a ‘giant” within my life. I’d encourage anyone who is endeavouring to polish skills and learn new traits to enhance a performance to share your dream with Paulus  you’ll be further inspired to shoot for the stars.”
Cam Calkoen, Motivational Speaker.

“After doing just a few courses, Paulus worked with me before I had a Presenting audition and it helped me to get a Full-time job Presenting at Sticky TV.”
Jahmaine Paki, Sticky TV Presenter.

Our Location

Rata Studios
Based at Scots College
1 Monorgan Road
Strathmore
Wellington 6022
Rata Studios
Based at Scots College
PO Box 15064
Miramar
Wellington 6243