Toastmaster Acronyms
An Unofficial Guide to Understanding Toastmaster Acronyms for Dobson Ranch Toastmasters
DRTM: Dobson Ranch Toastmasters (Club #4705)
TI or TMI: Toastmasters International
TLI: Toastmasters Leadership Institute (Bi-annual officer training given by the District)
Current Educational Awards
CC: Competent Communicator
AC-B: Advanced Communicator Bronze
AC-S: Advanced Communicator Silver
AC-G: Advanced Communicator Gold
CL: Competent Leader
AL-B: Advanced Leader Bronze
AL-S: Advanced Leader Silver
DTM: Distinguished Toastmaster
Previous Educational Awards:
CTM: Competent Toastmaster (outdated designation, replaced by CC)
ATM-B: Advanced Toastmaster or Able Toastmaster (outdated designation)
ATM-B: Advanced Toastmaster Bronze (outdated designation, replaced by ACB)
ATM-S: Advanced Toastmaster Silver (outdated designation, replaced by ACS)
ATM-G: Advanced Toastmaster Gold (outdated designation, replaced by ACG)
AL: Advanced Leader (outdated designation, replaced by AL-S)
Club Functions
GE: General Evaluator
TT: Table Topics
Club Officers
PRES: President
VPE: Vice President of Education
VPM: Vice President of Membership
VPPR: Vice President of Public Relations
SAA: Sergeant At Arms
CAA: Corporal at Arms (Used at DRTM; not an official TI office)
PROG: Programmer (Used at DRTM; not an official TI office)
Progression
(Groupings are usually geographic):
1. Club - Dobson Ranch Toastmasters
2. Area (Group of clubs) - (S1)
3. Division (Group of Areas) - (Saguaro)
4. District (Group of Divisions) - (District #3 - Arizona)
5. Region (Group of Districts) - (Region 10 - Arizona, Southern California, & Mexico)
6. International (Group of Regions)
District Officers
AG: Area Governor
DivG: Division Governor
DG: District Governor
LGET: Lt. Governor of Education and Training (Lig-etteĀ)
LGM: Lt. Governor of Marketing (Lig-uhm)
IPDG: Immediate Past District Governor
PDG: Past District Governor
PIP: Past International President
ID: International Director
IPID: Immediate Past International Director
PID: Past International Director
IP: International President
IPIP: Immediate Past International President
Miscellaneous
DCP: Distinguished Club Program (10 Goals aimed at Club Success)
HPL: High Performance Leadership Project (required to achieve DTM award)
DPR: District Performance Report
AS: Accredited Speaker (Highly proficient speakers as judged by TI process)
SB: Speakers Bureau WCPS: World Champion of Public Speaking
PWCPS: Past World Champion of Public Speaking
We meet at Dobson Ranch Restaurant, 2155 S. Dobson Road Phone: 480-644-2600 Friday Mornings from 6:30 AM until 8:00 AM
We are Club #4705 [Area:S1 Division: Saguaro District:3 Region: 10] of Toastmasters International. Dobson Ranch Toastmasters is an Open Toastmasters Cub.