I don't see any changes that could possibly make this course any better. Best three days training I've ever had in 30 years of business. Brilliant. I have learnt more than I thought I ever would in such a short time. Keep up the good work. M.K., Yorkshire
Excellent pacing and highly personalised, very practical and helpful at all times. I enjoyed the course immensely and found Richard's explanations and knowledge interesting, effective and informative. I can't wait to get started. W F, Surrey
Meeting other toastmasters and another trainee toastmaster was invaluable, as was spending time with Dave Court (Court on Camera) the photographer. Thank you Richard! P W, West Midlands
The course was conducted in comfortable surroundings and was well structured. It was very helpful to meet other toastmasters and colleagues. V.K., Surrey
Don't change anything but please don't get me so excited about toastmastering that I can't sleep before the next day of the course. Thanks again for a fantastic learning experience. Brian Crockett, West Midlands
Excellent three days, I would not change anything - for me, it suited my style of learning. Stephen Gregory, Essex
Don't change the way they you deliver your courses, although very intense I imagine you would not receive the practical, visual and off site training with any other association. Thank you Andrew West Dorset, England UK
Outstanding course, well worth every penny, my thanks to Richard for his time and training he gave me for toastmastering. Many thanks, I am so happy to have become a member of the English Toastmasters Association. J.G. Kent
Thank you Richard for helping and guiding me through the course. Loved every minute and look forward to being a member of the English Toastmasters Association. C W Essex
The course content was fully covered in a very friendly and informative manner (time taken to meet any queries). A pleasure to meet other related people like photographers, toastmasters and venue organisers. Thoroughly interesting, the three days flew by and the assistance with my web site was invaluable. It was a pleasure to have attended the training course as it exceeded my expectations and provided a much greater insight into the role of the toastmaster which is down to the quality of the trainer. I look forward to meeting other toastmasters in the near future. Thank You Jim Jardine Wales
First class training by a very impressive professional body. Colin R Whitehead Essex
The course is delivered in a relaxed one to one atmosphere with a personal insight to the profession. The back up and training is amazing and makes you feel part of a team, camaraderie is probably the word, giving you the confidence to do the job, excellent tuition, thank you for the course. Graham SkingleySuffolk
Professionally presented course in a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere. Superbly supported by Lindsey and Linda. This course has given me the confidence to offer a more professional service to future clients. A pleasurable experience throughout. Many thanks to you Richard Roy Timms Bicester Oxford
Ideal format to learn the professional side of the toastmasters role without losing the fun part of the business. Always remembering you are in place to help and assist the bride and groom, Richard has a relaxed way of conveying all these issues. Very Impressed with Richards comments and what the Association has to offer. D P Lancashire
Need more time, Richard Palmer is a good instructor and will also listen and answer questions honestly. Barry W Gilden Florida USA
I believe the course fulfilled my objectives. It was well paced and passionately delivered by Richard. The DVD's show real life weddings .These were especially helpful. The course is not only about delivering toastmaster services, but more importantly about delivering with care for the client. M.W. Sheffield UK
I came onto the course with knowledge and went away with alot more. It was superb. I will be proud to wear the emblem of the English Toastmasters Association and belong to a great Association. Not only did I find a mentor, in Richard I have found a friend. C B Essex UK
Thank you for sharing experiences, in a very relaxed and informative yet positive manner. M C East EnglandUK
Hugely informative and fantastic fun. You've put a huge amount of yourself - energy, knowledge and personality into these last three days. Thank you ever so much. Nick Lawler Cumbria UK
A good mix of information - excellent delivery - good to meet other people in same industry. T H Gloucestershire UK
Richard, Many thanks for a fantastic day with you, I have gained so much in a short space of time. R.A. Berkshire UK One day Alignment Course for experienced toastmaster joining the English Toastmasters Association.
Having made enquiries with a number of organisations, I found you to be the most responsive to my enquiry. You clearly have a wealth of information that you are happy to impart. The one to one suited my needs brilliantly and to my timescale. I came with great expectations - I left overwhelmed with the amount of information & support at my disposal. I am proud to have joined such a well organised Association. G.S. Bedfordshire UK
Richard is an inspirational teacher who is a master of his craft and he has filled me with absolute enthusiasm for my new career as a Toastmaster. K.G. Lancashire UK
Excellent course - did not want it to end. I feel I have hit the ground running, through excellent tuition given. M.O.R. UK
Excellent course. Commitment shown in passing over the knowledge is second to none. One to one relationship is a major benefit because you have individual attention and full concentration to get the best results. I now feel very confident that I can deliver excellent service to my clients. T.S Essex UK
My sincere thanks for an excellent three days. My head is still buzzing and I am feeling enthusiastic and ready to go. The manner in which you have approached the course is relaxing and is conducted at a comfortable pace. The course is well delivered and informative. It makes learning a pleasure. The DVD's are extremely helpful. I have seen the work of a toastmaster from a new perspective which I will endeavour to practice in the future. I have high standards to work to! Geoffrey Cornwell West Sussex UK
Excellent - The ability to compare the good, bad and absolute professional was essential. Excellent!! Many useful hints, tips - great. T P Essex UK Half day refresher course for experienced member
An excellent course. The one to
one course is very flexible and adaptable and met my needs fully. A very satisfying and fulfilling three days, which has inspired me to become an effective toastmaster for my clients. M.B. Devon UK
An excellent and very positive three day course. I now feel very confident to go and start my new profession. Thank you Richard. R W Suffolk UK
A younger, fresher approach to toastmaster training, a natural and relaxed way of learning. J C
I found the course interesting, informative and presented in a very personal manner. The one to one format is conducive to ensuring that Richard was able to see that each issue was understood before moving on to the next. Visits to venues and having lunch together also made the learning process more pleasurable. I do not believe that the course could have been presented any better and leave it enthusiastic and confident. Thank you Richard.
A further comment from John, several months after the course, "I am very happy with the reaction of clients to the way I have been taught to go about my business". J.C.
Richard obviously tailors information and needs delivery to suit candidates' abilities. An excellent course where I gained everything I required to give excellent service. Terry Hughes Dorset
As a member of the teaching profession for over 30 years I was very impressed by Richard's teaching style, which was both relaxed and thorough. At no time did he cast himself in the role of "expert", but, instead, he guided and mentored me through the course on equal terms, encouraging me to bring out and develop my own gifts and talents. At the same time, there was enough rigour during the training to ensure that all of the essential details were covered and that I felt equipped to further my career as a toastmaster.
It was a privilege to be able to shadow Richard in action at a wedding and to be present at an actual meeting with clients. This provided much more insight into the realities of the job as toastmaster than any amount of classroom based theory could afford. I now feel that I am a member of the best professional organisation for toastmasters that there is, and that Richard is a senior "partner" in the full sense of the word.
Thank you Richard for your friendship, conscientious example and consummate professionalism. Adrian Hayes Essex UK
I feel that all the information has been well researched and the whole delivery calm, informal and thorough. The caring manner and treatment by Richard was really great, making the learning process a pleasure. J P
The delivery of information suited my particular learning style and was very effective. The course was not only informative but was also a pleasure to attend. I have thoroughly enjoyed my time and hope that the relationship forged will continue to grow and become stronger. M.G. Essex UK
The three day course is an excellent grounding for toastmasters.The course was delivered in a thorough and professional manner with the focus on the client being an important theme running through the various topics .Additionally, being able to meet Front of House management is exceptionally useful as this provides understanding of their expectations. A.M. Essex UK
The course was very helpful and informative in detail. John Quinton-Navarro Hertfordshire UK
Thank you for your hospitality, openness, absolute professionalism and knowledge sharing. P C
Excellent course, relaxed atmosphere, very good value. A pleasure to have been part of the training course. J.L. UK
Impressed with Richard's personal integrity and feel I can trust him. J B London UK One day Alignment Course for experienced toastmaster joining the English Toastmasters Association.
Very enjoyable, informative course, delivered in a relaxing way. B C Dorset UK
I think that the format was excellent. Clearly has the flexibility to meet individual needs. A thoroughly enjoyable, informative and helpful experience and has whet my appetite for toastmastering duties. THANK YOU. John Turner Yorkshire UK