What is Toastmasters? Toastmasters is a non-profit organization. It helps people to develop their communication and leadership skills. Toastmasters helps you overcome your fear of public speaking and improve skills you need to enhance your personal and professional life.
To Whom Does Toastmasters Address? Toastmasters is for people who want to develop and improve their communication and leadership skills. Toastmasters members come from various business sectors such as business, clerical and manufacturing people, students. Each contributes with his experience. This is what makes the wealth of ASC Toastmasters Club. There is no discrimination against differences and skills of members. What is most important, is that everyone performance improves at their own pace.
Why the ASC Toastmasters Club, St-Hubert? The ASC Toastmasters Club is a bilingual club. It allows you to deliver your speech or to hold your role in your second language, French or English.
Who are Our Members? Our members are 18 + years old and come from various professions and culture.
How Many People Participate to Meetings? An average of 14 people attend our weekly meetings.
What Are Meeting Hours? Meetings are held every Wednesday from 6:30 to 8:30 PM. We ask guests to arrive 15 minutes earlier which is 6:45 PM.
What Should I Expect of my First Visit to the Club? You will be greeted by a member and match with an experienced member, who will answer your questions about the ongoing meeting. During the 10-minute break, you will have the opportunity to interact with all members.
Every one among us had the first meeting experience and we will ensure to make yours enjoyable. At the end of the meeting, you will be asked to give us feedback on your appreciation of the evening. Please note that you will not be forced to speak if you do not want to.
Should I Speak in Front of the Group, Once I Joined the Club? You will be encourage to speak publicly as soon as possible to allow you to progress. We have roles with various difficulty levels. You start with the easiest level roles, and as your comfort zone is expanded, you take intermediate and advanced levels role. However, we insist that everyone's going at his own pace.