Character Building and Life Skills with Public Speaking for Children

Wednesday, 3rd of July 2019

Children need guidance and motivation to develop sound values and skills to go in the right direction. They need encouragement, to bring out the best of their unique talents and speak out with confidence and be role models and leaders amongst their peers. The Rainbow Institute of Communication and English, a centre of excellence in Communication, English and soft skills training, is now enrolling children for the 14th intake of its’ popular training for children. (7-14 years) The training provides children with important life skills and sound values, as well as skills in public speaking.

Topics covered include the following: Citizenship - My role and responsibility as a child leader in Sri Lanka, Appreciating myself – bringing out my unique strengths, Conflict Resolution, Equality and Peace , Trustworthiness, Dealing with Bullying , Respecting others, Listening skills ,Courageous Communication, Dealing with disappointment, Protecting myself and Manners, including table etiquette


In the highly competitive school environment that children have to deal with, Rainbow Institute provides two refreshing hours for children every Saturday. This special time provides motivational training, with fun- filled action to empower children.


This training provides personalised coaching over a duration of 30 hours. As sessions are limited to small numbers, each child gets individual attention and is guided to bring out the best of his or her own distinctive strengths.


Recognising the role and responsibility of parents in moulding the children, Rainbow Institute invites parents for the inaugural orientation and also to witness the final session and see the progress of their children. The training for the new batch is scheduled on Saturdays, from 9.00 am – 11.00 am. at the Rainbow Institute, 28, School Lane, Colpetty. The new batch commences on Saturday, 6 July 2019.


Rainbow Institute also offers individual coaching for children who want to excel in English and also for those who take part in Speech, Debating and Oratorical competitions. Many students from the Rainbow Institute have shone at school and won awards at national level competitions. Children and young adults, who have learning difficulties are also provided personal coaching to develop confidence and bring out their best.


The empowerment programmes at Rainbow Institute are directed by eminent University academic, Dr. Mahim Mendis. Dr Mahim Mendis, a product of St Thomas’ College, Mount Lavinia, has been mentoring and teaching in Sri Lanka and abroad for three decades. Dr. Mendis, the former Spokesman of the Federation of University Teachers Associations (FUTA), is well known as a powerful public speaker. Dr Mendis is supported by dynamic young trainers with high credentials and international exposure. They are now ready to partner you to bring about a life changing turning point for a bright future for you and your child.

Book your place NOW! Call 0770788295 (Ganesha), 0775090400, OR 011438040/ or visit