The Certified Speaking Professional designation, established in 1980, is the speaking industry”s international measure of professional platform skill. CSP is conferred by the National Speakers Association (NSA) only on those accomplished speakers who have earned it by meeting strict criteria. The letters CSP following a speaker’s name indicate a speaking professional with proven experience who understands what is required and knows how to deliver client satisfaction. Choosing a CSP maximizes your opportunity of providing your organization with a speaker that will focus, elevate, and enhance the mission of your meeting and stick firmly in the memories, attitudes, and action plans of your attendees.
The National Speakers Association is the premier organization in the world for experts who speak professionally. NSA members make invaluable connections with leaders and mentors in the global speaking community. Members perfect their skills through our business management and marketing training, presentation skills training, and certification program. Plus, being an NSA member means creating not just connections, but lifelong friendships.
NSA-Kentucky is one of 38 proud chapters of NSA that are rich with expertise and platform excellence, serving our clients as keynote speakers, trainers, facilitators, coaches and consultants. You will find that our members are polished professionals and highly experienced in their field. We have a strong commitment to create memorable experiences for our clients and to provide exceptional service under our code of professional ethics.
About the WCPS
Each year, the Toastmasters International Convention culminates in the final round of the International Speech Contest, where the World Champion of Public Speaking® is chosen. In this exciting event, 10 contestants from all over the world deliver 5- to 7-minute speeches that are evaluated by a panel of experienced Toastmasters. After a year of competing in club, area, district and semifinal competitions, these contestants have advanced for the chance to win this prestigious accolade.