Total time commitment for a YLP averages about 24 hours which includes preparation and execution time. Each session is usually 1-2 hours in duration depending on the group. Active interactions for the eight sessions could be between 8-16 hours. Allocate at least an hour preparation time per session to include familiarization with materials, presentation planning, agenda and logistics for a total of at least 8 hours.
Youth Leadership Packet – contains Coordinator guide/certificate, 5 participant workbooks/certificates, and 25 speech evaluation forms.
In Pathways, you submit the workshop name and date presented on the Distinguished Toastmaster award application.
The Vice-President Education will provide initial approval for your Youth Leadership project. Once you have completed your project and are ready to submit your Distinguish Toastmaster award application, the Vice-President Education will sign the award application. The award is then forwarded to World Headquarters for you to receive credit towards your Distinguished Toastmaster accolade.