One path is just the beginning! Start a new one! Journey beyond being Proficient and receive the Distinguished Toastmaster award (DTM). This is the highest individual honor you can achieve in Pathways.
Graphic: Path to DTM

To earn the DTM, fulfill the following requirements:

  • Complete two paths in Pathways.

  • Serve as a club officer for 12 months and participating in a district-sponsored club officer training program.

  • Serve as a club mentor or coach.

  • Serve as a club sponsor or conduct a Speechcraft or a Youth Leadership Program.

  • Serve as a district officer for one year.

  • And finally - Complete DTM project.

    (Members are required to create and implement a project of their own design, in which they demonstrate the skills and expertise they have gained.) This project can be made available upon request after a member completes Level 3 of their second path. A member can request this from the Education Services Team by phone at +1 720-439-5050 or by email at [email protected]