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Effective Communication

Course Dates:

This course can be taken at any time.

Course Type:

Full-time

Course Location:

Main Location (Johannesburg)

Course Description:

WHY IS EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION SO IMPORTANT?


In every aspect of our daily lives communication skills are used. In the business environment effective communication is vitally important. Relationships are established and maintained with superiors, colleagues and customers through the use of correct communication styles, tones and choice of words.



The Training Course includes:



o    Core components  of good communication

o    Speaking (to be understood) and listening (to understand)

o    Giving and receiving effective feedback

o    Communication styles

o    Communication obstacles

o    Social conventions of communication in different cultures

o    The language of local economic development

o    Target audience analysis

o    The Assertiveness Scale
o    Transactional Analysis
o    Using technical and business vocabulary*
o    Basic written communications*


* The basic components of technical and business vocabulary and business writing are briefly covered in this training course. For a more comprehensive training course on these areas of interest, please see SHA Business Communications course.

This training course is at NQF Level 4 with 4 Credits and aligned to SAQA unit standard ID No 110506 (Demonstrate and apply knowledge and understanding of the basic components and fundamental skills of effective communication).

WHO WILL BENEFIT FROM ATTENDING THIS COURSE?

This course is intended for people who are employed or seek to be employed in an area where communication with others as individuals and in groups is vital to effective functioning.

WHAT ARE THE COURSE DETAILS?

Courses can be offered at your premises, and if required, customised to suit your company’s needs. We also have scheduled courses. The duration of the Effective Communication course is 3 days, including activities and assessments.

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