The Pathways Experience has been challenging for many Toastmasters and educating our members has been slow but we are getting there with all the help from our District Leaders like Mikael Gatje our Pathways Chair. Visit his page and find out more about helpful Webinars and links to Toastmasters International educational material. Many of us are waiting for our big poster to display at our clubs to help educate our pathway members achieve goals towards their club's distinguished club program. The information below will help you reach your personal goals intern achieving your club's goals to reaching those Distiguished awards.

Distinguished Club Program

The Distinguished Club Program (DCP) is an annual award program recognizing clubs that provide an outstanding member experience. You play a vital role in your club’s participation in the DCP through your achievements. There are six educational DCP goals you and members of your club can fulfill:

  • Four members complete Level 1 in a learning path
  • Two members complete Level 2 in a learning path
  • Two additional members complete Level 2 in a learning path
  • Two members complete Level 3 in a learning path
  • One member completes Level 4 in learning path
  • One member completes Level 5 in a learning path
  • Contact your vice president education for more information on the DCP

Distinguished Toastmaster

Why stop at one path? Journey beyond being Proficient and receive the Distinguished Toastmaster award (DTM). This is the highest individual honor you can achieve in Pathways. Earn your DTM when you fulfill the following requirements:

  • Completing two paths
  • Serving as a club officer for 12 months and participating in a district-sponsored club officer training program
  • Serving as a club mentor or coach
  • Serving as a club sponsor or conducting Speechcraft or a Youth Leadership Program
  • Serving as a district officer for one year
  • Completing DTM project

Toastmasters International Values:  Respect • Integrity • Service • Excellence
Our Principles:  Lead By Example • Work / Play as a Team 

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