Communication Track

Communication Track

Competent Communication manual

Leads to the Competent Communicator (formerly the CTM) award/designation

Speech Projects: members learn best speech practices

Each speech helps members build on skills learned in previous speech projects.

  • The Ice-Breaker
  • Organize Your Speech
  • Get to the Point
  • How to Say It
  • Your Body Speaks
  • Vocal Variety
  • Research Your Topic
  • Get Comfortable With Visual Aids
  • Persuade With Power
  • Inspire Your Audience

COMPETENT COMMUNICATOR (CC) (formerly the CTM = Competent Toastmaster)

Requirements:

  • Completed the Competent Communication manual

Advanced Communication Series manuals (15 to choose from)

Speech Projects: members specialize on speech type

ADVANCED COMMUNICATOR BRONZE (ACB) (formerly the ATM-B = Advanced Toastmaster-Bronze)

Requirements:

  • Achieved Competent Communicator award (or achieved Competent Toastmaster award)
  • Completed two free Advanced Communication manuals (free for the first time this award is achieved)

ADVANCED COMMUNICATOR SILVER (ACS) (formerly the ATM-S = Advanced Toastmaster-Silver)

Requirements:

  • Achieved Advanced Communicator Bronze award (or achieved Able Toastmaster award or Advanced Toastmaster Bronze award)
  • Completed two additional Advanced Communication Series manuals (may not be those completed for any previous award)
  • Conducted any two programmes from The Better Speaker Series and/or The Successful Club Series

ADVANCED COMMUNICATOR GOLD (ACG) (formerly the ATM-G = Advanced Toastmaster-Gold)

Requirements:

  • Achieved Advanced Communicator Silver award (or achieved Able Toastmaster Bronze award or Advanced Toastmaster Silver award)
  • Completed two additional Advanced Communication Series manuals (may not be those completed for any previous award)
  • Conducted a Success/Leadership Programme, Success/Communication Programme or a Youth Leadership Programme
  • Coached a new member with the first three speech projects

OTHER COMMUNICATION OPPORTUNITIES

  • Club Leadership (7 Club Officer roles)
  • High Performance Leadership Programme (HPL – part of the ACG but may be done independently) – project management
  • Leadership outside the Club
  • The Leadership Excellence Series (LES)
  • The Better Speaker Series (BSS)
  • The Successful Club Series (SCS)
  • Success/Leadership & Success/Communication Programmes
  • Speechcraft (one of the Success/Communication Programmes)
  • Youth Leadership Programme
  • Speech Contests
  • Accredited Speaker Programme
  • Speakers Bureau
  • Conferences & Conventions