Media Training with VR

Learn how to communicate effectively, build trust with the audience, and convey your messages clearly.

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Course overview

Virtual Reality (VR)

Cost: $250

Digital certificate

Unique VR features

6 VR scenarios


Course outcomes

Delivery of important messages that are memorable and tell a story

Putting yourself forward as a media spokesperson for your organization

How to adapt your message depending on the type of interview

Practice engaging with the media in VR

Effectively engaging the media has never been more important. Brands, organizations and business leaders are under extraordinary pressure to rapidly and transparently communicate what they are doing and why.

Every time you talk to a journalist, you have an opportunity to protect and enhance your reputation. The right training and preparation can help you make the most of that opportunity.

You'll practice different situations in immersive virtual reality scenarios, where you’ll be able to test out new approaches, and learn to communicate with poise, clarity and conviction.

Online learning, done differently

Practice different strategies, approaches and styles when talking to journalists and in different media scenarios. Improve with instant automated feedback from the VR application.

VirtualSpeech app running on an Oculus Quest

Practice in realistic VR

Practice different media scenarios in VR, from radio and TV interviews to an intimate press conference.

VirtualSpeech's learn, practice, improve loop

Improve with feedback

Practice in VR and receive feedback on your performance. You can practice as often as you like and track your progress over time to see how your media skills are improving.

Get feedback on your eye contact, pace of speaking, keywords spoken, hesitation words, listenability and more.

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Media Training: Topics you can practice in VR

  • Understanding how to adapt your message depending on the type of interview
  • Defending an organization or political position on camera
  • Putting yourself forward as a media spokesperson for your organization
  • Presentation and debating skills necessary for a challenging interview
  • Literary techniques you can use to explain your message
  • Delivery of important messages that are memorable and tell a story
  • Preparing you for all eventualities, from breakfast TV to live questioning in a crisis
  • Nonverbal techniques, including eye contact and body language
  • Building your confidence through realistic practice in our virtual reality scenarios

VR Training: VR scenarios for this course

Practice interacting with the media with one of the leading VR training apps on the market. The following VR scenarios are available to you, which you can practice in at your own pace.


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Faster than classroom training


Learning awards

VR features to help you practice

Our VR app is full of features to help you perform well in front of the media.

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Custom questions

Personalize the experience by adding your custom media interview questions.

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Voice analysis

Receive instant feedback on your answers using the latest voice analysis technology.

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Record interviews

Save your answers and listen back to them later, better understand areas to improve.

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100+ questions

Practice answering over 100 questions from the media so you're fully prepared.

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Keyword analysis

Select keywords you want to say during your interview and see how many times you said them.

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Eye contact

Connect with the presenter and audience by perfecting your eye contact.

Info about VR headsets

The course works with popular VR headsets, including the Oculus Quest 2, Pico Neo 3 and Vive Focus 3.

Need a VR headset?

If you don't already have one, contact us and we'll help you figure out which headset is the best for you.

VR headsets for training

Frequently Asked Questions

Course content

The VR scenarios must be accessed through the VirtualSpeech VR app. After you have enrolled in this course, we'll send you an access code to unlock the VR scenarios within it. Download the app from either the Viveport, Pico or Oculus store. Simply enter the access code and begin practicing.


We accept payment via Credit Card, Debit Card or PayPal directly through our site. If you'd like to pay with an Invoice or using another payment method, contact us at

Yes, you can. After pressing the 'Enroll Now' button on this page, you'll be able to select the number of courses and headsets you require (maximum is 25). After the payment, you'll be made course admin and can add users to the course from the admin dashboard.

Yes, when you've completed this course, we'll send you a Certificate of Achievement, which you can share in the Certifications section of your LinkedIn profile, on printed resumes, CVs, or other documents. Click here to learn more.

VR headsets

Yes, you'll need a headset to use the virtual reality in this course. Here is our list of recommended headsets.