Training for Young People

Many young people take to public speaking like a fish to water. But what about when they need to talk about a specific topic, present a complex idea, speak in front of adults or in a formal situation?

We’ve helped thousands of students to get better grades, earn a place at university, secure their first job, deliver impactful speeches, win debates and play more active roles in their community. Our training is perfect for helping young people to develop the life skill of speaking publicly, confidently and clearly to get their voice heard.

Our training works in line with the national curriculum (England) and covers the four capacities in the Scottish Curriculum for Excellence. Find out which training is right for you…

Option 1

‘Speak Up Speak Out’

– Develop confidence in speaking through fun games and exercises

– All levels welcome; there’s always room for improvement

Find out more…

Option 2

Interview Skills

– Perfect for school, sixth form, college or university students ready to take their next step

– Give yourself the advantage of training and practice

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Option 3

Jack Petchey’s “Speak Out” Challenge!

– Exceptional training available to Year 10 students in London and Essex

– Be part of a London-wide speaking competition

Find out more…

If you have any questions about our training, we’d love to hear from you. You can call us on 0207 922 7902 or email

Participant Quote

Wasn’t sure what I’d signed up to! But found this really helpful and easily transferable.

Workshop Participant
Bristol University

Top Ten Tips

2) Eye Contact

Make regular eye contact with your audience, you will appear more confident and engaged with what you are talking about. But try not to stare at them.

Recent Clients

Royal Society for the Arts
YMCA Scotland
New Philanthropy Capital
Aurora Project Lambeth