New Member Orientation Program


Assign a Mentor to a candidate for membership
Make the candidate aware of the steps to membership

– have a good communicative command of English (B2)
– declare you want to become a member
– fill in and sign the application form
– declare you understand and accept the Club Bylaws and Toastmasters Values
– be ready to get involved in club business, like taking roles at the meetings
– be voted in by the club members
– pay the fee

Make the New Prospect aware of the values and principles of TI:
Club Bylaws
Toastmaster’s Promise
Toastmasters Values

Conduct the Induction Ceremony according to TSPS Bylaws:
Club Membership Certificate
Warm welcome


Guidelines for the Mentor


Carefully go through the following steps with the New Member:
Easy Speak for Members
Educational Program
Start Pathways

Make sure the NM has got a copy of:
Your Speaking Voice
Effective Evaluation
Gestures: Your Body Speaks
(A Toastmaster Wears Many a Hat)


Browse through:
Meeting Roles
Meeting Guidelines
Meeting Resources
Table Topics Ideas
Easy Speak for the Toastmaster – most important points: assigning roles, emails
Educational Program – other opportunities


TSPS Library & Stock – make sure the NM is aware of available educational materials
TM Opportunities – make the NM aware that we are a part of a bigger pack and Toastmasters membership offers more than regular club meetings:
Our Club
TI organization chart
What You Get


Check the TSPS resources and for available materials