Leadership Track

Leadership Manual

Leads to the Competent Leader (formerly the CL) award/designation


  1. Listening & Leadership
  2. Critical Thinking
  3. Giving Feedback
  4. Time Management
  5. Planning & Implementation
  6. Organizing & Delegating
  7. Developing Your Facilitation Skills
  8. Motivating People
  9. Mentoring
  10. Team Building



  • Completed the Competent Leadership manual

ADVANCED LEADER BRONZE (ALB) (formerly the CL = Competent Leader)


  • Achieved Competent Leader award
  • Achieved Competent Communicator award (or achieved Competent Toastmaster award)
  • Served at least six months as a club officer (president, vice president education, vice president membership, vice president public relations, secretary, treasurer or sergeant at arms) and participated in the preparation of a Club Success Plan while serving in this office
  • While serving in the above office, participated in a district-sponsored club officer training program
  • Conducted any two programs from The Successful Club Series and/or The Leadership Excellence Series

ADVANCED LEADER SILVER (ALS) (formerly the AL = Advanced Leader)


  • Achieved Advanced Leader Bronze award (or “old” Competent Leader award)
  • Served a complete term as a district officer (district governor, lieutenant governor, public relations officer, secretary, treasurer, division governor or area governor)
  • Completed the High Performance Leadership program (HPL Programme)
  • Served successfully as a club sponsor, mentor or coach



  • Achieved Advanced Communicator Gold award (or achieved Advanced Toastmaster Gold award)
  • Achieved Advanced Leader Silver award (or achieved Advanced Leader award)
  • Distinguished Toastmaster is the highest recognition a member may receive.


  • Club Leadership (7 Club Officer roles)
  • High Performance Leadership Programme (HPL – part of the ATM-G but may be done independently)
  • 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