Where To Find Toastmasters Club In Abuja
- 1. What Toastmasters Clubs Have To Offer
- 2. Toastmasters Club Locations In Abuja
- 3. How To Join A Club
- 4. Conclusion
Toastmasters club can be found in different locations in the world, and that includes the FCT, Abuja. Just in case you are just hearing about that, Toastmasters International is a non-profit organization that has established a nexus of clubs all over the world. Their responsibility is equipping people with leadership and public speaking skills.
Nearly 16,000 Toastmasters club have been set up in 149 countries around the world. Memberships have surpassed 300,000 people since the establishment of Toastmasters International in 1924. Through this organization, people of all backgrounds and culture have learned how to be more confident and more effective communicators, speakers, and leaders.
To make sure that the program is affordable for more people, membership costs 45 dollars every 6 months while a new member that is joining for the first time pays a 20 dollars new member fee.
What Toastmasters Clubs Have To Offer
Everyone wasn’t born with public speaking or leadership skills. A lot of people struggle with it in their jobs and other important settings where they are required to speak up and effectively communicate.
The Toastmasters club is for such people. Even if you are not struggling to communicate or lead, there is so much you can learn and benefit from being a part of the club. After all, people learn new things every day.
The club helps people develop in the following areas:
1. Public speaking skills
You will learn how to develop your oratory, a skill that will help you confidently face a crowd and speak to them effectively.
2. Leadership Skills
You will learn essential leadership skills such as strategic thinking, empathy, creativity, actively listening and many more.
3. Personal Growth
The Toastmasters club provides an atmosphere where you can learn from others and continually improve yourself in the process.
You enjoy the privilege of networking with people in a supportive environment.
5. Speech Writing And Presentation
You get to work on your speech writing and a presentation skills within a group setting which consists of only supportive individuals.
6. Competitive Advantage
You will have a competitive edge in your work place due to all that you are bound to gain as a member of the club.
7. Self-Confidence And Self-Awareness
You will learn to build your confidence in your new-found abilities and also be a person who is highly self-aware.
Toastmasters Club Locations In Abuja
There are several clubs in various locations in Abuja. These clubs are not congested with too many people. Fewer number means every member can effectively learn and improve themselves. Go through the list of locations and find one that is nearer to you.
Abuja City Toastmasters Club
The club takes place at Palm Spring School, 185 Ademola Adetokunbo Crescent Wuse 2 beside exclusive stores. Their meetings start at 5pm every Thursday.
Topaz Toastmasters Club
Their meetings hold every 1st and 3rd Mondays from 5:30pm to 7:30pm at 5, 2nd Floor, Novare Centre, SHOPRITE, wuse zone, Abuja.
Aso Rock Stars Toastmasters Club
Their meetings hold every 2nd and 4th Thursdays from 6 to 8pm at Zone 5, Novare Central Mall Plot 502, Dalaba Street, off Michael Okpara St, Wuse, Abuja.
Millennium Toastmasters Club
Their meetings hold every 1st and 3rd Thursday starting from 5pm at Genius Business School Ist Floor Gateway Plaza, adjacent Nigeria Defence College, Abuja. You can reach them on 08066588884.
To know more about these clubs, they are on Instagram. So you can search for them and get all the scoop you need.
How To Join A Club
All you have to do is visit any club closer to you and you will be given a membership application to fill. After which you would pay the membership fee. To find the perfect club for you, you are allowed to visit several clubs to get a feel of what they offer. And if you find one where you feel you belong, you can go ahead and join.
Now that you know about Toastmasters and what they can benefit you, what would be your next action? Let me know about it in the comment section.
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