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How to write high impact speeches

Suitable for: APS 4 - EL 2

Duration: 1-day workshop
Venue: APS Learning Centre, Canberra
Price: $675.00 (excl. GST)
Dates: 11 October 2018 (Canberra)
Registration: APS Learn
Contact:nationalcalendarteam [at] apsc.gov.au ( )

Program overview

This program covers the protocols for writing speeches and speaking notes. Learn how to make them appealing for the speaker and engaging for the audience. After all, speeches are meant to be heard, not read. Topics include research, planning, structure and language appropriate for the purpose and audience.

Participant benefits

  • Understand the foundation of a good speech and the strategic approach to the focus, scope and outcome of speeches.
  • Learn to research, write and edit speeches using the right language for the speaker and the audience.
  • Apply techniques for writing speeches that will be heard and not read.


  • One-day workshop.
Last reviewed: 
11 September 2018