Bishopdale Toastmasters Club Christchurch
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Visitor Pack

This document has some great background from the Toastmasters New Zealand Visitor Pack.

Icebreaker Speech

The Icebreaker speech is your first speech at Toastmasters. If you want to see what is involved you can read a summary here (from the Toastmasters magazine) or click here for the chapter from the Competent Communicator Manual.

Why Join Toastmasters?

Here's what one of our members wrote on this here.

Pathways Programme

The Toastmasters International program has changed and The Navigator explains how it works.

Also see this page for Pathways FAQs and here for other information on Pathways.

Mission Statement

Here's a summary of what Toastmasters is about here.

Pathways Evaluation Forms

Here's the forms for evaluating the first four Pathways speeches:

Evaluation Templates

Here's templates for speech evaluations and general evaluations. This document gives a good list of things to look for when you are a general evaluator.

Role of Toastmaster

Here's a guide for the role of the Toastmaster. Highly recommended for when you are Toastmaster.

Table Topics

Click here or here for some good tips for impromptu speeches. This article has some good tips on being Table Topicsmaster.

Basic Speech Making Tools

Click here for a nice summary on how to approach writing a speech.

Competent Leader Project Matrix

Click here to help you plan and record your Competent Leader progress.

Video Downloads

To download your video clip you must have the filename which the webmaster will have emailed to you.

If you have your filename click here.


About Us


Pathways Programme

Contact Us

Frequently Asked Questions

Upcoming and past events


Members Area

Video Testimonials

Bishopdale Toastmasters Club 8657,
District 72, Division E, Area 5, Christchurch, New Zealand


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