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Dealing with fear of public speaking (6 x 2 hours)

Online training: how to improve your presentation skills

For you?

Are you scared of public speaking? Do you struggle with your online presentations? In this training, consisting of 6 meetings, you will improve your skills and gain confidence when presenting. You will learn to present by presenting, which means we will practice a lot. This will help you overcome your fears. We will work on cultivating a compassionate mindset before, during and after presenting. We will also address practicalities concerning online presentations.

Dates and times 2020-2021

This training is offered in English and is open to Dutch and English-speaking students.

  • Start September 2020: Monday 21 September 2020, from 14:00-16:00
  • Start January 2021: Tuesday 26 January 2021, from 13:00-15:00

Practical information

  • This training is free of charge and will be offered online.
  • Attending all 6 sessions is required.
  • You can register if you are currently studying at the UvA or the HvA or graduated no more than 1 year ago. 
  • Registration is possible 10 weeks up to 2 days in advance.
  • After registration, you’ll receive specific information about your login and information how to participate.
  • Please note: Demand for this training often exceeds the available spots. We kindly ask you to register once you’re sure that you will attend only.


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