Media Training

Learn how to excel in media interviews with our experienced journalist trainers

MASTER MEDIA INTERVIEWS.
COMMUNICATE WITH CONFIDENCE.

Giving a media interview can be a daunting prospect. How do you get across what you want to say? How do you handle those tricky questions?

Our realistic media training workshops, led by experienced journalists, give you the skills and confidence to face reporters. 

Whether giving interviews is something completely new to you, or you’re looking to brush up on existing skills, our training is tailored around your individual needs and the kind of media and content platforms you’re looking to connect with. 

Full news conference simulation services are also available.

The communication skills we teach are transferrable, helping you to also excel in social media, corporate and training content, as well as webinars and presentations.

Overview

VARIOUS WORKSHOPS

UP TO 6 PARTICIPANTS

IN-PERSON OR VIRTUAL

Who is Media Training for?

Top Executives

High-level company and organisation representatives, including CEOs, board members and senior managers.

Public Figures

Council, government and other public service spokespeople, politicians, charity representatives.

Experts & Commentators

Project managers, subject specialists, researchers, academics and industry voices.

We’ve used Headline Media on a number of occasions to train our senior councillors and senior officers. On each occasion, that training has been absolutely excellent.

Paul Smith, Media Manager, Oxfordshire County Council

What will I learn?

Our workshops are hands-on and realistic, focused on helping you to excel in media interviews. 

You’ll learn about interview preparation, how to formulate and communicate key messages as well deal with tricky questions. You’ll also pick up tips on body language and presentation.

Everyone takes part in a series of realistic, simulated interviews, with scenarios tailored around individual roles and requirements.

Interviews are recorded and played back for expert feedback and analysis.

How journalists think, what they’re looking for

Interview planning and preparation

Key message formulation and communication

Dealing with tricky questions, taking back control

Body language

Presentation techniques

Overcoming nerves and building confidence

Media Simulation

Headline Media UK can provide a ‘press pack’ of experienced TV, radio and online/print reporters to put your communications response to the ultimate test.

Our specialists will act as journalists during your training event or exercise – reporting and capturing content, including ‘as live’ and pre-recorded interviews for TV, radio and digital. We can also simulate news conferences.

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START YOUR MEDIA TRAINING JOURNEY TODAY.

Headline Media UK specialises in video production, media interview training and event moderation. Check out our Journalism Masterclasses too.