Updated: 1 December 2022

Round One: Toastmasters Leadership Institute -June through August

TLI sessions are focused on helping you quickly immerse yourself in your new leadership role. There are typically four to five dates with the same content at various locations across the District. You only need to attend one summer TLI session. The deadline for all TLI sessions is August 31.

Round Two: Toastmasters Leadership Exchange – November through February

TLE sessions are focused on club leaders sharing their experiences and ideas to help others benefit from what you are learning about your role. You only need to attend one winter TLE session. The deadline for TLE sessions is February 28.

For clubs to earn DCP point number 9, four (or more) officers must attend summer TLI training, and four (or more) officers must attend winter TLE training.

Please note: Each training event is 2.5 hours in duration. To qualify as having attended, you must have been present during no less than 80% (120 minutes) of a single training event.

Please register for any District 53 Club Officer Training event using the links below.  All events are online meetings and the Zoom link is included in your registration confirmation email, and in the automatic reminder that will be sent the day before the event.

Currently Scheduled Events

Note that the Tuesday, 6 December 2022 + Wednesday 14 December 2022 + 10 January 2023, all at 12:05 pm – 1:00 pm is a special 3-part event for corporate clubs. Officers must attend all 3 sessions for training credit, but each officer only needs to register once.

You can alternatively attend a Club Officer Training in another Toastmasters District.  If you do, be sure to post your training date and the District attended at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/AlternateCOT.  We will reach out to the other district to validate your training attendance.