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Effective Communication in the Workplace

Effective communication is an important tool to get the job done. You know how to talk to people, but how well do you communicate in writing or while presenting ideas?

The Effective Communication in the Workplace online course will help you communicate effectively by understanding how to write professionally, deliver professional presentations and hone your interpersonal skills. You will focus on learning how to convey information to promote group outcomes. You will be shown how to report and present information on routine topics in a clear and concise manner and how to adopt communication styles and models that promote better input from your team. You’ll also explore the role body language plays in communicating, the art of listening, and giving and receiving feedback.

Modules in the Effective Communication in the Workplace online course include; Professional Communication, persuasive communication and interpersonal communication.

Topics explored in this module:

  • – Guide to professional writing styles
  • – Characteristics of business writing
  • – Business reports
  • – Effective search methods

Topics explored in this module:

  • – Communicating through body language
  • – Making effective presentations
  • – Slide software for presentations
  • – Using images to communicate
  • – Enhancement using audiovisuals

Topics explored in this module:

  • – Effective workplace relationships
  • – The art of listening
  • – Giving and receiving feedback
  • – Business meetings
  • Level: Proficient
  • Ideal for supervisors and team leaders
  • Delivered 100% online
  • Complete in 4-6 hours
  • Self-paced learning
  • Interactive activities and case studies
  • Gain in demand skills
  • DeakinCo. Certificate

Price: $250

Why choose DeakinCo.

Part of world-leading Deakin University, DeakinCo. are pioneers of workplace transformation for the future of work. Our mission is to help organisations and individuals build the emerging and in-demand skills required to succeed in the workplace today -  and tomorrow. We are trusted by some of Australia’s largest organisations and most recognisable brand names. 

DeakinCo. have partnered with Navitas Professional, part of global education provider Navitas, to develop short courses that enhance both immediate workplace performance and future employability.  Navitas transforms the lives of more than 70,000 students each year through education.
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Complete in 4 - 6 hours

Focus on one, or build out a compelling portfolio, our bite-sized courses help you define your career.

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Our flexible self-paced online delivery allows you to study anywhere, anytime and around your other commitments.

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DeakinCo. certificate​

Showcase your learning with a certificate of completion or validate your skills with an optional Professional Practice Credential.

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Globally respected and industry demanded, show employers you have the skills they want.​

Discover new possibilities with DeakinCo.

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Learn the most sought after skills of today at a time and pace that suits you.  Our online short courses are ready when you are.

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