Advanced Communication

advanced-manualsDo you desire to achieve your highest potential as a speaker and leader? Members can further develop their skills both inside and outside of the club environment by participating in advanced programs, speaker series, and workshops, as well as leadership and volunteer opportunities.

Advanced Communication Series

After receiving Competent Communicator (CC) recognition, you can begin the Advanced Communication Series. There are 15 manuals, each containing five speech projects. You may choose the manuals to complete that best match the skills you want to develop. While working in the advanced manuals, you’ll refine and enhance your speaking skills and become eligible for several awards. Eligibility requirements are listed below.

Advanced Communicator Bronze (ACB)

  • Achieved Competent Communicator award (or Competent Toastmaster award)
  • Completed two Advanced Communication Series manuals

Advanced Communicator Silver (ACS)

  • Achieved Advanced Communicator Bronze award (or achieved Able Toastmaster award or Advanced Toastmaster Bronze award)
  • Completed two additional advanced communication manuals
  • Conducted any two presentations from The Better Speaker Series and/or The Successful Club Series

Advanced Communicator Gold (ACG)

  • Achieved Advanced Communicator Silver award (or achieved Able Toastmaster Bronze award or Advanced Toastmaster Silver award)
  • Completed two additional advanced communication manuals
  • Conducted a presentation from the Success/Leadership Series, Success/Communication Series or a Youth Leadership
  • Coached a new member with the first three speech projects
  • By the time you earn the Advanced Communicator Gold award, you will have completed six of the available Advanced Communication Series manuals and will have learned many valuable speaking skills.