Welcome to the unique way of becoming a better speaker

You want to give more effective presentations during meetings and improve your communication skills? Join BASF Toastmasters and you will

  • become more confident when speaking in public,
  • learn techniques to make your presentations successful,
  • improve your English communication skills,
  • practice impromptu speeches,
  • develop leadership competencies and methods of giving feedback.

Our club is open to everyone — no matter if you are BASF staff or not, joining Toastmasters is easy and affordable. Visit us as a guest with no obligations and make the Toastmasters experience by yourself. We are happy to welcome you in our friendly and international group of people and would like to explain how you can develop by becoming a Toastmaster.

Continue your journey of personal and professional development through Pathways, Toastmasters’ new education program! As the foundation of your Toastmasters experience, Pathways is designed to help you build the competencies you need to communicate and lead.

Toastmasters International is a non-profit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. Headquartered in the United States the organization’s membership exceeds 357,000 in more than 16,600 clubs in 143 countries. Since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people from diverse backgrounds become more confident speakers, communicators, and leaders.

„Active listening and impactful speaking are the cornerstones of effective leadership. Toastmasters not only allows you to delve deep into these skills, but also provides a secure environment to seek feedback from your peers. A great platform that I can recommend to everyone.“
Nitish Jai Kaul, G-EVW/EM

„I was surprised about my personal progress with Toastmasters, especially in giving feedback and impromptu speaking.“
Martin Ernst, EST/BA

„Toastmasters activates my English in a holistic way – listening, speaking, reading, writing – all in one meeting session!“
Nok-Young Choi, E-PME/NU

„At first sight Toastmasters offers improvement in speaking and leadership skills. In fact, training the mental strength forms an excellent basis for burn-out prevention.“
Karl-Heinz Hellmann, STRATEGIE kompakt

„An excellent platform to engage with fellow speakers and colleagues in an easy-going yet professional environment. Would highly recommend to everyone who wants to improve his/her public speaking skills (in English) and/or would like to hone his/her leadership skills.“
Subhamoy Bhattacharya, GCP/TD

Toastmasters has helped me become more confident when presenting to any audience. The training and advice given in the form of projects definitely make an impact in the delivery of information. It is also an excellent chance to meet great speakers from all over Germany and learn from there.“
Gabriela Fonseca, GME/W