How It Works
Continue your journey of personal and professional development through Pathways, Toastmasters’ new education program! As the foundation of your Toastmasters experience, Pathways was designed to help you build the competencies you need to communicate and lead.
Toastmasters designed Pathways to help you build the competencies you need to succeed. It’s based on years of research, including feedback from thousands of our members.
The all new Toastmasters Pathways learning experience, is an exciting, flexible and interactive way to develop your skills and help others in your club develop theirs. Pathways helps you learn communication and leadership skills that you need to succeed.
It gives you:
The opportunity to build up to 300 unique competencies
11 specialized learning paths to choose from
More than 60 competencies in each path
Online content, so that you can learn anytime, anywhere
Real-world, transferable skills
Content available in Arabic, English, French, German, Japanese, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, Spanish and Traditional Chinese
Pathways is an evolution in the Toastmasters experience, it is a modern education program that better reflects real-world communication scenarios and is more in line with powerful leadership lessons that one learns by participating in a club.
Before starting your Toastmasters Pathways experience, members can take an online assessment. This will recommend which paths you should learn. The rest is up to you. Learn at your own pace and tailor your experience. It’s easy to use and navigate, so you won’t have any difficulty mastering the system. And we even offer a formal mentoring program for those of you who’d like to be mentored and for those who want to become mentors.
The skills you learn will give you a competitive advantage in the workplace and maximise your potential.
The Toastmasters Pathways learning experience was developed around five core competencies identified by the board of directors.
1. Public Speaking
2. Interpersonal Communication
3. Strategic Leadership
Each Pathway places different emphasis on each of the five competencies. The 11 Pathways available are:
The choice of which skills you develop through pathways is completely yours.
To learn more about Pathways, click here.