Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you’ll be able to:

  • Manage your own and others’ insecurities and uncertainties
  • Think and communicate clearly and concisely in unexpected, spontaneous, and challenging situations
  • Remain candid but courteous, whilst utilising frameworks to get your message across without alienating others
  • Field confrontational questions and emotional issues using confidence, empathy, and logic
  • Enable your listeners to feel understood whilst handling their objections proactively and assertively
  • Combine ideas, persuasion, stories, and analogies to create memorable and powerful communications

> See the full 1 day agenda for Fast Thinking – Confident Speaking in our newly expanded Course Guide 

Upcoming Dates for Fast Thinking – Confident Speaking

Melbourne Campus
Tuesday, December 21, 2021
Sydney Campus
Friday, January 7, 2022
Brisbane Campus
Wednesday, January 19, 2022
Canberra Campus
Monday, January 31, 2022
Adelaide Campus
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Mackay Campus
Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Delivery Mode

On-Campus Workshops – 1 days face-to-face workshops

The benefits of studying in a classroom setting include being able to share first-hand experiences, ideas and questions with peers and our expert facilitators. You’ll study alongside like-minded people and strengthen your network.

Additional Information

  • Comprehensive course notes
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
  • Internet Access


Please advise AIM when booking if you have any dietary or accessibility requests.


Please note that prices for AIM short courses do not include assessment.

Payment Options

We require full payment to be made upfront prior to attending the training. Payment options we offer include:

If you would like to spread the cost of your training out our finance partner Zip Money can offer you a line of credit with 6 months interest free and flexible weekly, fortnightly or monthly payment options. For more information on this, visit Zip Money

Fast Thinking – Confident Speaking

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from over 264 participants

Our Facilitators

AIM facilitators are experienced practitioners with a robust mix of academic and practical expertise. We believe the education of the future managers of Australia to be a highly important task. Who is better placed to teach the art and science of management than those with current, daily real-world experience?

Our motto: By managers, for managers.

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