Path to DTM

The Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) award represents the highest level of educational achievement in Toastmasters.

Communication Track Leadership Track
Competent Communicator (CC)

Competent Leader (CL)

Advanced Communicator Bronze (ACB)

Advanced Leader Bronze (ALB)

Advanced Communicator Silver (ACS)

Advanced Communicator Gold (ACG)

  • Achieve Advanced Communicator Silver (ACS) or Advanced Toastmaster Silver (ATMS)
  • Complete two additional Advanced Communication manuals
  • Conduct a Success/Leadership, Success/Communication or Youth Leadership program.
  • Coach a new member with his/her first three speeches.
Advanced Leader Silver (ALS)

Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM)

  • Achieve Advanced Communicator Gold (ACG) or Advanced Toastmaster Gold (ATMG)
  • Achieve Advanced Leader Silver(ALS) or Advanced Leader(AL)

The requirements to achieve the DTM will change slightly with Pathways. Be on the lookout for the new Pathways learning experience, which will replace the traditional education program. Pathways will roll out in phases and be available to all clubs in 2018.