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ASTD Orange County offers plenty of opportunities to learn and network with your peers.

  • Orange County Learning Events.
  • Low Cost Workshops.
  • Special Interest Group Meetings.

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Our Monthly Chapter meetings are held on the 4th Wednesday of the Month, with a few exceptions like November & December, or for a special event. They alternate between evening meetings in odd months and lunch meetings in even months.

We hope to see you soon!


Upcoming events

    • 09 Sep 2014
    • 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
    • TBD
    • 19

    9 Tuesdays ~ September 9 thru November 4
    5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

    Designed and led by senior training professionals from ASTD-Orange County, this course is designed for Trainers and Presenters who:  

    • Deliver Training to groups
    • Deliver Presentations at work, conferences, school, meetings and on other occasions
    About the Course:

    The course is fun, practical and hands on. With 50% of the course composed of practice and feedback, time flies as you develop skills. 

    The course works great for both experienced and inexperienced trainers/presenters. Those less experienced focus on developing fundamental skills, while the more experienced take action on subtle tips and techniques that take their skills to the next level.

    You will take these skills to the next level:
    • Engaging your audience through discussion, practice and your basic presentation skills  
    • Structuring, Preparing for and Practicing your presentation
    • Storytelling, Using humor, and Handling off-track and challenging participants
    • Leading icebreakers, individual and group activities


    • Key Delivery Skills
    • Engaging Your Audience
    • Presentation Structure
    • Planning & Preparation
    • Advanced Facilitation Skills
    • Storytelling
    • Active Learning Techniques
    • Putting it All Together


    9 Tuesdays ~ September 9 thru November 4
    5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

    $485 ASTD-OC member
    $555 non member
    $485 Affiliate (members of ASTD-LA, SD, IE, and ISPI-OC, LA--membership will be confirmed)

    Register by Monday, August 11 and save $50
    This course is limited to 20 Seats

    For more information, contact Elizabeth R. Bader, 714-402-0082,

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