Toastmasters Leadership Institute

Toastmasters Leadership Institute

The Toastmasters Leadership Institute helps Toastmasters across the district to come together to network, share ideas, and be inspired. It’s where newly-elected club officers receive training on how to best serve their clubs. TLI not only helps the current club leaders – but also to anyone who may be interested in becoming a club officer in the future or those members who just want to learn more and groom themselves in their Communication and Leadership skills, who want to contest and also to know about our wonderful organization.

TLI events are one of the most important and sought after events in District 82, where Toastmasters from all walks of life, meet each other to train and mentor newly installed club officers, and also get a fresh perspective on club officer roles from the attendees, to coach the contestants for the upcoming contests and help the clubs organize their contests. Attending TLI is very essential to be a successful club officer, to organize the contests effectively, to help oneself train to be a proper Judge and know the updated rule sets from the Toastmasters International. It helps ambitious toastmasters meet their leadership goals efficiently.

Key Objectives

District 82 – Toastmasters Leadership Institute was established with the following 3 key objectives:

Consistency & Quality

  • To maintain consistency of the educational training programs such as COTP, JTP & Emergence, that are conducted throughout the district
  • To maintain quality in the program and equal learning experience, irrespective of division and location the training is held in

Affordability

To make these basic training programs more affordable to members, thereby enabling more members to attend.

Accessibility

  • To spread out the training programs on several dates, so that members will have more options to choose from.
  • To publish dates in advance so that members can plan their agenda’s

What’s in it for every Toastmaster

  • Chance to spend quality time with seasoned leaders
  • Opportunity to mentor the next set of leaders
  • Knowledge about the significance of training and club officer roles
  • Chance to exchange leadership ideas and network with other club officers

Train the Trainer

Train The Trainer is the first program in the TLI agenda. The main goal of this program is to develop educational content for the OTPs and train the officers who will be training the newly appointed club officers at the division level OTP.

Only two weeks ago, 64 officers from Sri Lanka and 49 officers from Tamil Nadu took on the role of trainers for incoming club officers on 18th June and 2nd July respectively.

Following are the brief agenda of the Train The Trainer program that was held in Sri Lanka and Tamil Nadu.

Train the Trainer
Overview of the recommended OTP Agenda
Content covered in this session:Guidelines for the opening remarks to be covered by the Division Directors at the OTP

  • District vision
  • What’s new in TMI
  • Expectations from clubs
  • Club Success Plan and the expected outcome of the OTP
Train the trainer
Content covered in this session:

  • Training techniques for trainers nominated from the Divisions
Breakaway session
Content covered in this session:

  • Training the trainers for their specific club officer roles

Training Schedule

Following are the next set of programs coming up in Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka in the coming days. District 82 encourages each and every Toastmaster to become a successful club officer, Contest Chairs and better Judges by attending these TLI specified Events according to their location and schedule.

Sri Lanka

Dates 31st July, 2016 6th August, 2016 21st August, 2016
Event title JTP / Emergence Program – Sri Lanka JTP* / Emergence Program – Sri Lanka New Member Orientation Program
Target Audience Judges Training Program (JTP) is meant for Toastmasters who aspire to be judges and chief judges. Emergence segment of the program will train Toastmasters on how to be the Contest Chair, how to develop a humorous or evaluation speech fit for a contest. Judges Training Program (JTP) is meant for Toastmasters who aspire to be judges and chief judges. Emergence segment of the program will train Toastmasters on how to be the Contest Chair, how to develop a humorous or evaluation speech fit for a contest. This training is for new members, and members who want to refresh their knowledge about the Toastmasters program.

(More details will be shared with your Divisions soon)

Time 8.30 A.M. – 1 P.M. 8.30 A.M. – 1 P.M. 8.30 A.M. – 1 P.M.
Venue DHPL Auditorium,
Nawam Mawatha
TBC DHPL Auditorium,
Nawam Mawatha
Registration Fee 200 LKR 200 LKR 300 LKR
Main Contact Person Please contact your Area Director for details and to submit registration fees Please contact your Area Director for details and to submit registration fees Please contact your Area Director for details and to submit registration fees

Tamil Nadu

Dates 30th July, 2016 7th August, 2016 17th September, 2016
Event title JTP / Emergence Program – Tamil Nadu JTP / Emergence Program – Tamil Nadu New Member Orientation Program
Target Audience Judges Training Program (JTP) is meant for Toastmasters who aspire to be judges and chief judges. Emergence segment of the program will train Toastmasters on how to be the Contest Chair, how to develop a humorous or evaluation speech fit for a contest. Judges Training Program (JTP) is meant for Toastmasters who aspire to be judges and chief judges. Emergence segment of the program will train Toastmasters on how to be the Contest Chair, how to develop a humorous or evaluation speech fit for a contest. This training is for new members, and members who want to refresh their knowledge about the Toastmasters program.

(More details will be shared with your Divisions soon)

Time 8.15 A.M. – 1.15 P.M. 1.30 P.M. – 5.30 P.M. TBC
Venue King Cross Residency,
Adyar, Chennai
IITM Research Park,
Chennai
TBC
Registration Fee 100 INR* 100 INR* TBC
Main Contact Person Please contact your Area Director for details and to submit registration fees Please contact your Area Director for details and to submit registration fees Please contact your Area Director for details and to submit registration fees

*150 INR, if registered and attended both the Emergence Events in Tamil Nadu.

Still have questions related to TLI? Feel free to reach out to us.
TLI Chair (Sri Lanka) – TM Yasangi Randeni – yasangir@gmail.com
TLI Chair (Tamil Nadu) – TM Alex Jacob – vmeet.alex@gmail.com

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