CM110

Read Faster and Retain Essentials

Develop your ability to retain essential facts quickly when reading.

94%

overall satisfaction for this course

?Average calculated from scores obtained from 451 participants who took this course.
  • Duration 2 days
  • Regular fee 935
  • Preferential fee 795?
  • Locations
    • Montreal
    • Gatineau
    • Quebec City

Accreditation and partners association

  • Project Management Institute 12 PDU
SUMMARY
DETAILS

Objectives

To provide the knowledge and skills required to better handle the quantity of work-related documents and emails by increasing your reading speed and improving your comprehension and retention of information.

Targeted audience

Any audience.

Prerequisite

None.

Customer Testimonials

Very useful for processing a large amount of information. Trainer reassuring about our abilities and the acquisition of new skills.

Michel C. / Agent d'information, Sûreté du Québec

Content

  • Definition and origin of speed reading
  • Myths associated with speed reading
  • Evaluating your reading speed
  • Common problems and how to get around them
  • How the eye and the brain work together: the eye transmits, the brain decodes
  • Techniques and exercises for transmitting and decoding more rapidly
  • Strategies for reading: searching for information, determining the essentials, getting an overall view and assimilation of important points
  • Strategies for reading on screen, on tablets, and in newspapers and magazines
  • Managing documents to be read and emails
  • Three levels of memory: perceptive, short term and long term
  • Memory and reactivating information

DATES*

*Unless stated otherwise, all sessions are in French.
  • Montreal

    January 17 to January 18 2018

  • Gatineau

    March 15 to March 16 2018

  • Quebec City

    April 11 to April 12 2018

  • Montreal

    April 17 to April 18 2018

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