Why Toastmasters?

Wonder what you will learn at Toastmasters, how, when and with whom?

Do you want to improve your communication and speaking skills in English and/or German, as well as your leadership skills? Then you’re at the right place: helping you to discover and cultivate these skills is the priority aim of Black Forest Toastmasters club of Brussels (Distinguished Member of Toastmasters International). Please note: To become a member, language skills at least at level B1 (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) are needed for both languages.

Choose your pace

You will do so at your own pace, in a supportive group of people. You will start with our famous Ice Breaker. Then you will go through a various range of topics, such as body language, playing with your voice and becoming an entertaining speaker. You may also participate to our national and international contests. Meanwhile, the leadership series which will help you become a better leader.

How long will it take? It depends on you – you decide when you speak and about what. You are never obliged to give a talk, but one thing is sure: every time you do, you will be proud of yourself and you will get feedback on how to further improve.
Going through the basics usually takes one or two years. But truth being told, members seldomly leave Toastmasters and its caring audience: even advanced speakers continue to improve their skills.

Want to know more?

Interested or just curious? Send us a message and join us at one of our meetings as a guest. You’re welcome, it’s free and with no strings attached. Do you want more information? Then we invite you to take a look at the Toastmasters educational program.