Quick Look Course Summary:BOTi Essential Course – Reception And Telephone Etiquette Training
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  • Length: 1 day(s)

  • Price: 1 Person R 3,982.50 EX VAT 3 Person R 2,509.17 EX VAT 10 Person R 1,795.98 EX VAT

  • Certification Type:Accredited

  • Locations & Venues: Off-site or in-house. We train in all major city centres throughout South Africa.

Reception and telephone etiquette Training: Course Outline

In this course we teach trainees to develop exceptional skills related to working with and talking to others. This workshop will help participants define and understand call centre strategies, we will teach trainees to identify the different types of buying motivation and we will link this course back to our soft skills course by teaching the SMART method to create and attain goals. Effective communication and telephone etiquette are the cornerstones we will build upon.

DAY 1 1. Telephone skills and Etiquette Introduction to Telephone Communication The Importance of Answering Calls in a Professional Manner Company Image Different Communication Styles Elements of speech – Pronunciation 2. Customer Focus A Polite and Friendly Image Needs and Benefits of Customer Service Cultivating a Service Attitude Assisting Customers with Requests Handling difficult callers 3. Communicating on the telephone Build Customer Loyalty Communicating successfully with the caller Telephone Time Management 4. Technology Teleconferencing Telephone aids Telephone toolkit 5. Telephone Aids Hands-free Recording Bridges/Conferencing Other 6. Telephone Etiquette Good Telephone Manners Transferring and holding calls correctly Do’s and Taboos 7. Dealing with Difficult Callers Role-Play How to handle difficult callers successfully Basic Errors Constructive feedback 8. Incoming and Outgoing Telephone Calls Effective questioning Establishing the caller’s needs Listening skills and rapport building Create a positive impression of your company 9. Taking Messages Be Accurate and Effective Being responsible and accountable 10. Practical Skills Application Action plan to apply learned skills DAY 2: 1. Business Etiquette and Protocol Introduction Definition Protocol guidelines Protocol in the business sector 2. Business Introductions Name Tags Titles and Seniority 3. Ethics Do’s and Don’ts Punctuality Holy and National Days Business Cards Level of Communication Personal Circumstances 4. Protocol in the Business Sector Questionnaire General Guidelines Company Protocol Behaviour Being an Ambassador Respect Confidence and Body Language Be Informed 5. Forms of address Guidelines 6. Professional Image Time Concept Attitude and Emotions Dress Code Relationships 7. Guidelines for Business Dress Codes Classic Styles and Colours Hairstyle, Make-up and Accessories Dress codes for different occasions 8. Meeting Protocol Purpose Punctuality Communication Documentation Facilities Safety 9. Cultural Contexting and Interactions High Context and Low Context Cultural Commonalities Gender Roles Non-verbal Communication Visual Aids Interpreters 10. Cultural Guidelines – Gifts Exchange of Gifts Gift Policy Guidelines Presentation of Gifts 11. Conversation Attitude Topics for Conversation Sensitive Topics Cultural Diversity and Respect Ethnic Jokes Questions Listening skills 7 Ways to be a Good Conversationalist Do’s and Taboos BOTI offers: Telephone Skills Training, Phone Etiquette Training and Etiquette Training.

Reception and telephone etiquette Training: Course Duration

1 day/s

Reception and telephone etiquette Training Course: Who should attend

This course is intended for receptionists and employees who work with callers on the phone.

**Quote does not include Any Exam Fees (if applicable)

BOTI offers: Telephone Skills Training, Phone Etiquette Training and Etiquette Training.

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BOTI offers: Telephone Skills Training, Phone Etiquette Training and Etiquette Training.

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