Public Speaking for Personality Development and Leadership

(Junior Programme)

Courage, Confidence and Values For Children to Face Current Challenges in Sri Lanka

How do we equip our innocent children who have not experienced the fear of brutal war that darkened our country for three decades, to face the current crisis that has cast gloom over our beautiful country?

How to we inculcate in them good values of equality of all people of Sri Lanka and motivate them to be ambassadors of peace and unity, who will take forward our country to a bright future some day?

To shine as a leader, equipped with a sound general knowledge and understanding of current affairs and polished skills as a powerful public speaker

Participatory learning methods inspired by modern communication concepts to develop your own unique style

An intensive programme of 30 hours, spread over 4 months, to give you space to fully absorb, practice and develop your skills to be a formidable public speaker

Saturday 25th, January 2020 : 1.00 pm- 3.00 pm OR

Sunday, 26th, January 2020 ; 1.00 pm- 3.00 pm

At, Rainbow Institute of Communication and English, No 28, School Lane,Colombo 03

Rs 39,000 (Payable in 2 installments OR Rupees 35,000 payable in 1 installment) for Thirty Hours Programme
Including cost of course material, certificate and refreshments

  • Develop your own unique personality
  • Develop sound values
  • Improve your external image
  • Improve general knowledge and knowledge of current affairs
  • Develop skills in critical thinking and impromptu speaking
  • Increase self confidence

Dr. Mahim Mendis,   is   a well known University academic specializing in Organizational Development and Communication. He was awarded the Sri Lanka Presidential Scholarship in 1989 leading to an MA in Organizational Analysis and Behaviour, at the University of Lancaster, UK, the British Chevening Scholarship to the University of Leicester, UK where he obtained his M.Phil in Media and Communication in 1996. Having completed his Ph.D on a Doctoral Scholarship granted by the Government of Singapore in 2003,he received further post doctoral training in USA in 2004 and 2012.

Dr.Mendis has been the Spokesman of the Federation of University Teachers Associations (FUTA) from 2010-2013, fighting for professional rights of university teachers in fifteen national universities. His speeches were granted wide exposure by the media during the past three years, helping him to carve out a reputation as a courageous speaker in Sinhala and in English.

Dr. Mendis is a reputed trainer for public, private and non-governmental organizations. A large number of corporate leaders and executives have benefitted from his training over the years in the broad areas of Organizational Communication, Leadership, professionalism and ethics, Corporate Good Governance and Democratic Political Education. He is   personally committed to empowering Sri Lankans with skills in analytical thinking and courageous communication.