Effective Communication

Start time: 9:00am AEDT. Learn how to communicate with your colleagues, managers, clients, and stakeholders in a way that resonates with them, gets your ideas recognised and increases your confidence.
Effective Communication


Employees in all industries, including engineering, need strong business communication skills. This interactive course will equip you with the expertise and knowledge to:

  • be an active listener and build rapport
  • communicate with influence
  • adapt your communication style to suit your audience
  • address your audience's goals.

Using a mix of practical activities, experiences and theory, this course will increase your confidence and position you well to influence, even if you don't hold a position of formal authority.

By the end of the course, you will develop an awareness of how your words can impact the listener. You will understand what and how to communicate to not only be better understood, but also to have a memorable impact.


Learning outcomes

  • Increase your confidence in communicating
  • Engage more effectively with stakeholders
  • Communicate with influence, even if you don't have formal authority
  • Be better understood
  • Build rapport with your audience and present your communications in a way that resonates
  • Understand when and how to use of different communication styles


Is this course for you?

This course is aimed at early-career engineers. It's particularly useful for:

  • associate engineers
  • engineers
  • graduate engineers
  • project officers
  • consultants
  • technicians
  • technical officer


Engineering Education Australia's Virtual Workshops

A Virtual Workshop is a structured live online classroom-style delivery method for training and professional development. For the optimal online learning experience, Virtual Workshops are interactive and use tools such as break-out rooms for discussions, activities based on practical case studies, and two-way communication.

Learn more about Virtual Workshops.

Please note: To ensure the optimal learning experience, capacity is strictly limited to 16 participants - register early to avoid disappointment.


Event Date Time
09 / 05 / 2022 09:00 am–12:00 pm
Registration Closes
05 / 05 / 2022 11:59 pm
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Key Speaker(s)
Grace O'Malley, Alison Jardie
Engineering Education Australia
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