Media Training

Overview

One-day workshop, 4-10 participants.
Various venues and dates available.

Want to know how to raise your profile or that of your organisation through the media? Would you know how to handle hostile questions in a crisis situation?

Our hands-on media training workshops, led by experienced journalists and communications professionals, give you the skills and confidence to face the media.

Whether giving interviews is completely new to you, or you want to brush up on your existing skills, our workshops are tailored around your individual needs and the kind of media that you want to connect with.

We can help prepare spokespeople for specific announcements, launches, report publications and potential crises.

Full news conference simulation services are also available.

What Will I Learn?

Our workshops cover:

  • demands and deadlines of different media
  • interview planning and preparation, anticipating questions
  • key message formulation and communication
  • presentation and delivery techniques
  • language, body language
  • handling hostile questioning
  • overcoming nerves and building confidence

All participants take part in a range of simulated TV, radio and print interviews during our workshops. Scenarios are tailored around individual roles and requirements.

Broadcast interviews are filmed and recorded and played back for expert analysis. Copies are also available for internal feedback and development.

We offer one-to-one and other bespoke, media training options.

contact us to discuss your requirements