Presentation Skills

Prepare a Public Speech

Reading time 41 min
Prepare a Public Speech

One of the hardest parts about public speaking is just facing the task beforehand, when you’re not sure how to prepare.

This course walks you through how to frame what’s important, and the best ways to plan a speech according to its purpose. You’ll have the confidence of knowing that your speech’s structure fits your audience and goals.


Expected outcomes

Ask yourself key questions

Plan a structure that fits and test it

Strongly structured speeches and more confidence for executing them


This skill path was created by Marie-Josée Couchaère


Available languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Brazilian Portuguese
  • Dutch
  • Turkish
  • French
  • German
  • Simplified Chinese
  • Italian

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