Effective Presentation skills for construction

Mastering Business Communication: Effective Presentation Skills for Construction


Course Overview

Working as a company requires everyone to be qble to communication and present effectively. Presentation could be for internal staff or external suppliers of customers. Performing well in this aspect will increase the quality of your messaging and communication to you suborinates, collegues as well as senor manaement.


Course Outcome

Through this course, participants will learn the knowledge and skill is preparing, structuring and deliver effective presentation to different target audience. You will learn to pitch your sales proposition, win approvals or even close deals which will lead to improve business results. 

This one-day course will cover:

  1. Some common non-verbal communication cues

  2. Interpret nonverbal behaviour of audience

  3. Display appropriate non-verbal behaviour in communication

  4. Learn how basic persuasion appeals work in the context of business communication

  5. Apply the appropriate persuasive appeals to deliver effective presentation


Upon finishing the course, participants should be able to:

  1. Identify common non-verbal communication cues

  2. Interpret nonverbal behaviour

  3. Demonstrate appropriate non-verbal behaviour in presentation

  4. Apply the appropriate persuasive appeals when delivering an effective presentation


Target Audience

The course will be useful to directors, managers and any other officers who need to present to customers, collegues or subordinates. No experience is required but a good command of English would help.


Course Outline

  • Common non-verbal communication cues and its application

  • Basic persuasion techniques

  • Structure of effective presentation

  • Eight steps used in preparation of effective presentation


Course Fees

Fees(Incl GST):

SCAL Member Fee: $270.00

Non-Member Fee: $300.00


Speaker Profile

Richard Thai MBA(NUS),B.Sc.(hons), PGDE

Richard Thai is a Principal Consultant from Allegro Consulting Pte Ltd. He has worked on projects with companies like Fudo Construction Co. Ltd, Kusan Construction Co. Ltd, Samsung Engineering and Construction Co. Ltd, McConnell Dowell South East Asia Pte Ltd. Projects experience include ground improvements to MRT projects to building projects. Richard Thai had over 26 years of experience regarding running companies and providing consultancies to implement ERP projects for companies. He has conducted many academic courses on Financial Accounting and Managerial Accounting for academic institutes like the Republic Polytechnic, RMIT, MIFM seminars and workshops for companies. He has been described by many as a motivating and entertaining speaker with the unique ability to engage a wide audience. Richard Thai graduated from the National University of Singapore with BSc (Hons) and Master in Business Administration and has Post Graduate Diploma in Education from the Institute of Education (NIE). Currently he is teaching in the institutions like the Republic Polytechnic, SIM and various business schools. He has designed many courses in areas like Workplace Communication, Human Resource, IT, Finance Management, Marketing, Sales, Service Management.


Course Duration

1.0 Day Course

  • Training Hours – 8.0 hours

  • Assessment Hours – 0 hours

Medium Of Instruction

  • English

Funding Information

This online learning is not eligible for funding.


Course Brochure

Effective Presentation skills for construction



An e-Certificate of Attendance will be issued to participant who complete the course with 100% attendance. 



A notice of replacement / postponement together with the full particulars of the new participant (for replacement) must be given to us AT LEAST 3 working days before course commencement. A charge of S$50 (replacement) or S$100 (postponement) will be imposed on such changes. 



A notice of cancellation must be given at least 3 working days before commencement of the course and 50% of course fee will be charged /returned. If notice is given less than 3 working days before the first day of the course, there will be no refund/100% charged.


Special Class

Available upon request.


For more information, please contact Mr Law Jia Hao at 67939020 or email jiahao@scal-academy.com.sg

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