achieving excellence at The Breakfast Club
In existence since July 2011, we have been meeting weekly ever since. We provide a warm, encouraging environment to help our members reach their fullest potential.
The Breakfast Club was recognised as one of the top 10 clubs in Southern Africa in 2020 and 2021.
In addition, for the last three years we have received the highest possible recognition of excellence from Toastmasters International, proof that our members are achieving their goals with respect to speaking and leadership skills training.
Are you 100% confident speaking in public? If not,Toastmasters will give you the skills and practice you need to express yourself well in any situation. By learning to formulate and communicate your ideas effectively, you open many doors for yourself.
Toastmasters is designed to support you through the process of facing fears in your own time and growing and learning to be the best communicator & leader you can be. We don't put any pressure on members to speak until they are ready to do so.
Toastmasters HELPS you to:
- Communicate more effectively.
- Developlistening skills.
- Improve your presentation skills.
- Increase your leadership potential.
- Become more successful in your career.
- Build your ability to motivate and persuade.
- Reach your professional and personal goals.
- Increase your self confidence.
COSTS OF JOINING
Your fees pay for your membership to Toastmasters International which means you can attend any Toastmasters club in the world. There is a once-off joining fee that you never pay again. Monthly fees are paid in two 6-month installments by 30 September and 31st March each year.
Members pay their fees direct to their club in SA Rands. The exact amount due thus depends on the exchange rate to US dollars and the month you join.
The Breakfast Club Toastmasters fee structure can be downloaded here.
Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. Headquartered in Englewood, Colo., the organization's membership exceeds 364,000 in more than 16,200 clubs in 145 countries. Since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people from diverse backgrounds become more confident speakers, communicators, and leaders.
Read more about it the Toastmasters Magazine.
Toastmasters International Envisioned Future
To be the first-choice provider of dynamic, high-value, experiential communication and leadership skills development.
The Toastmasters' Mission
We empower individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders.
Experiential learning – By giving speeches and fulfilling leadership roles, you practice and improve.
Peer feedback – Grow and improve through honest and supportive peer evaluation.
Mentoring – Experienced mentors encourage, guide and support you in your goals and help you to achieve more than you thought possible.
Self-paced program – Develop skills at your own pace and comfort level.
Toastmasters has over 75 districts all over the world. Below are links to some of the major districts.