Competent Communicator

The 10 speech projects in this manual will help you develop your speaking skills one step at a time. When you finish all of the projects, you are eligible for Competent Communicator (CC) recognition.


Complete the CC application in the manual and ask your vice president education to submit it online to World Headquarters. You'll receive a CC certificate and, if this is your first CC award, two Advanced Communication Series manuals free of charge.

Competent Communication Projects


  1. The Ice Breaker

  2. Organize Your Speech

  3. Get to the Point

  4. How to Say It

  5. Your Body Speaks

  6. Vocal Variety

  7. Research Your Topic

  8. Get Comfortable with Visual Aids

  9. Persuade with Power

  10. Inspire Your Audience

Competent Communicator Manual