Conversation Skills

The best way to connect with people and build quality relationships is through making conversation. Learn the art of small talk – knowing when to say the right thing at the right time in social and work situations. This workshop will help you overcome the barriers associated with casual conversation, teach you how to engage your audience, body language and the rhythms of speech and conversation feedback.

Course Content:

The following topics may be covered throughout the course (However due to the flexible nature of Adult Education, the curriculum will be tailored to suit individual needs):

  • Introducing yourself
  • Conversation starters
  • How to generate creative conversation topics
  • How to keep a conversation going
  • Questions to ask; questions not to ask
  • Body Language and the impact on conversation
  • Social etiquette
  • Networking techniques


Students will be required to bring the following:

  • Pen
  • Paper
  • Electronic translator or dictionary
  • All other resources are provided