The 2011 World Champion of Public Speaking, Jock Elliott, is coming to Edinburgh to give his famous master class and share the secrets behind his rise from obscurity to World Champion. He was a finalist on SIX separate occasions before winning in 2011. Jock is one of that rare breed who can summon up the perseverance needed to constantly improve, and to enter all of the competition rounds year-after-year until succeeding in gaining the ultimate prize. He will share the secrets he learned along the way so that you can avoid the pitfalls and take advantage of opportunities to accelerate your own development as a speaker.

Jock’s master class is on the evening of May 21st 2014 at 28 York Place Hotel, Edinburgh EH1 3EP starting 19.00hrs He covers his route to the top, including presenting some of his award winning speeches, followed by a demonstration of world-class evaluation where he critically evaluates the performance of one or more of our own Toastmaster members. Tickets to this master class cost £15 (early birds £12.50), and are available via