1Can I Transfer Membership From One Club To Another?
No, each club is independent. You can't transfer your membership to another club but you may ask for a waiver of the new member fee at some clubs if you present your Competent Communicator manual. Also, almost all clubs have an open door guest policy which will allow you to take part in up to two of their meetings.
2Can I Be A Member Of Two/Three Clubs?
Yes, as long as you pay your membership dues to the clubs and give speeches, you can.
3Why Membership Fees Are Different In Some Clubs?
Some clubs meet in public areas, some at hotel rooms. Therefore, some clubs may need to pay reservation and service fees for the meeting venues. This makes the difference
4Can I Visit Your Clubs Before Being A Member?
You definitely should. Most clubs welcome guests up to two times. Just be sure to inform club leaders before attending as many clubs require pre-registration of guests.
5Don't You Have A Club In XXX/YYY City?
No, we don't. Do you want to start one in there? We'll help you! Use our inquiry form to write us, also by read the following page to a start a club
6Do I Need To Know English To Be A Member?
Maybe yes, maybe no. It depends on the club. There are many different types of clubs including clubs holding meetings in various languages. So If you don't know English then a Turkish speaking club or a club using another language you know might be a good idea.
7Do I Need To Know Turkish To Be A Member?
Maybe yes, maybe no. It depends on the club. There are many different types of clubs including clubs holding meetings in various languages. So If you don't know Turkish then an English speaking club or a club using another language you know might be a good idea.
8Where Do You Meet?
There are 9 different clubs across the Turkey. It depends where you are located. Find one closer to you and visit from the following link: http://tm.metoinside.com/clubs/ à There are currently 9 clubs in Turkey. It depends where you are located. Find one close to you and visit them. Use http://www.toastmasters.org/find-a-club to find a club near your location.
9How much does membership cost?
The membership fee clubs charge is composed of the membership fees clubs pay to Toastmasters International plus their own overhead to cover meeting expenses. Contact the clubs directly to learn about their fee structure.
10Are there any educational or language requirements to join?
Toastmasters International does not dictate any specific requirements to allow members to join yet clubs are free to set their own entrance requirements. Contact your club directly to learn about their new membership requirements.