“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela
The educational program is at the heart of our club. It is the means by which you develop your skills and achieve your goal of becoming a better communicator and a better leader.
Our regular meetings provide the opportunity to develop your public speaking using Toastmasters tried and trusted communication and leadership programme.
As a new member you will be presented with our Competent Communicator and Competent Leadership manuals. These manuals are the perfect companion on your journey as an accomplished speaker or leader.
Both provide training and personal development in the form of specific projects that you can carry out, and which allow you to learn through experimentation and experience.
Competent Communicator Manual
The 10 speech projects in this manual will help you develop your speaking skills one step at a time. When you finish all of the projects, you are eligible for Competent Communicator (CC) recognition.
Once you have gained your CC recognition, Toastmasters has a further programs to those who have caught the bug and want to continue on the Toastmasters Journey. For further information on the Advanced Manuals see here.
Competent Leader Manual
This is the core of the leadership track. It features 10 projects, which you complete while serving in various club meeting roles. An evaluator will give you feedback on each project, helping you to improve. When you complete the manual, you are eligible for Competent Leader recognition.