0,5 day training
Persuasive Debating skills

Learn the most important techniques to draft a persuasive message, deal with counterarguments and fallacies in a 0,5 day interactive session.

1 day training Persuasive Debating skills

Learn how to deal with a wide range of expected and unexpected situations in every discussion, further advance your argumentation techniques and be able to convince your counterpart.

3 days training
Persuasive Debating skills

Masterclass of three days that extensively covers all techniques in the field of debating and discussion techniques (rhetorics, counterargumentation, drafting a persuasive message) and how to apply the latest insights to your personal challenges.

Clients of Debat.NL

Why organize “Persuasive debating skills”?

  • Enlarge your power of persuasion in debates and discussions
  • Improve your argumentation- and improvisation techniques
  • Cooperate with an experienced debater

Do you have a question?

Sharon KroesSharon Kroes will help you out. He can be reached directly via kroes@debat.nl or 0031235629972.

Both small and large groups are possible

Interactive and practical session

Digital intake in advance

Experienced senior trainer

At your location

Tailormade feedback

Program

  • How can you formulate persuasive arguments?
  • How can you recognize and counter false arguments?
  • How to adapt your style of persuasion in different situations
  • Top 5 techniques to always know how to react to an unexpected situation

Results

  • Ability to apply debating techniques to strengthen your own message
  • Insights in the most common false arguments and how to deal with each and every one of them
  • Improvise and react on the spot in a persuasive manner
  • Ability to apply different styles of debating in different situations

Practical information

Date and time of the training are determined jointly

Both small and large groups are possible

Location according to your wishes

Clients of Debat.NL

Why organize “Persuasive debating skills”?

  • Enlarge your power of persuasion in debates and discussions
  • Improve your argumentation- and improvisation techniques
  • Cooperate with an experienced debater

Do you have a question?

Sharon KroesSharon Kroes will help you out. He can be reached directly via kroes@debat.nl or 0031235629972.

Both small and large groups are possible

Interactive and practical session

Digital intake in advance

Experienced senior trainer

At your location

Tailormade feedback

Program

Morning

  • What are the most important elements of a persuasive argument?
  • How can you substantiate your arguments in a persuasive manner?
  • What discussion and improvisation techniques can you apply in every discussion?
  • When is the perfect moment to bring your point across?

Afternoon

  • Breathing techniques to deal with your own emotions and stress during the discussion
  • How do you avoid, recognize and counter false arguments?
  • How can you avoid the “I wish I would have said that…” feeling?
  • Different ways to deal with dominant personalities
  • How can you adapt your discussion style to the situation you are a facing?

The results

  1. You can formulate your own message in a clear, powerful and persuasive manner
  2. You can deal adequately with a wide variety of reactions
  3. You know how to take the lead in every situation
  4. You are able to distinguish good arguments from false arguments and counter them in a proper manner
  5. You are able to maintain your calm during the discussion

Practical information

Date and time of the training are determined jointly

Location according to your wishes

Both small and large groups are possible

Clients of Debat.NL

Why organize “Persuasive debating skills”?

  • Enlarge your power of persuasion in debates and discussions
  • Improve your argumentation- and improvisation techniques
  • Cooperate with an experienced debater

Do you have a question?

Sharon KroesSharon Kroes will help you out. He can be reached directly via kroes@debat.nl or 0031235629972.

Both small and large groups are possible

Interactive and practical session

Digital intake in advance

Experienced senior trainer

At your location

Tailormade feedback

Program

Day 1: The persuasiveness of your arguments

During the first day you will improve your argumentations kills with thorough exercises and personal feedback. You will learn to improve your way of reasoning, adapt your arguments to your audience, substantiate your arguments in different manners and counter them in the best possible manner. The entire day will be based on your own personal cases and improving yourself on a step by step basis.

  • When is an argument truly persuasive?
  • Different ways of supporting your argument and the effect on the audience
  • How can you comfort people during a discussion?
  • How do you increase your authority and charisma?
  • Different tactics to take the lead in a discussion
  • How do you defent yourself against criticism?

Day 2: Everything you say becomes persuasive!

During the second day, you will improve your own personal performance. Using your posture, voice and gestures, choosing the right words and use your personal charisma to become truly persuasive. You will learn the lessons of an experienced debater and gain a deep insight in the field of rhetorics: what rhetorical techniques can you apply to increase your impact?

  • The art of asking questions: how to take the lead in a discussion
  • How to use your voice as a source of authority?
  • Framing and reframing: choosing the right words matters
  • Top 5 of nonverbal techniques for every discussion
  • How can you keep your emotions in place during the most heated conversations?

Day 3: You won’t be countered anymore!

The third day revolves around false arguments and fallacies in a discussion and debate. From personal attacks to misrepresentations, the most important fallacies will be covered. You will learn how to operate during the most heated discussions and how to effectively deal with resistance and criticism.

  • Learn how to recognize and refute fallacies
  • How to operate when office politics is part of the game?
  • How can you turn resistance into cooperation?
  • Different ways to deal with difficult questions and criticism

Practical information

Date and time of the training are determined jointly

Location according to your wishes

Both small and large groups are possible