Information on training that you may find helpful.
Preparing to enter
We run the following workshops to help you prepare for the compeititon:
Hints and tips for how to get started can be found on the “How to enter and competition criteria” page
Entrants may also wish to consider attending one of the following courses:
- Presenting with Ease - Presentation Techniques and Delivering Presentations
Training for College heat winners
The winners from the College heats will take part in training on Engaging Communication, a 1:1 practice and feedback session and a session on Designing a 3 Minute Thesis Slide, specifically developed for this competition.
Engaging Communications Workshop (for College heat winners only)
Dates: 17th and 18th May 2021
Content: This online workshop will cover:
- how to engage audiences
- best practice in research communication
- effective story telling
- the building blocks of communication
- making complex subjects simple
- speech and voice coaching
You will also be offered a 1:1 session with the facilitator to practice and get feedback on your 3 minute “pitch”.