Candidate Trainings

Need direct support? Check out a few upcoming trainings that will help you decide if you want to run or support you while you’re running!

August & September 2022

Run for Something Candidate Introduction Call

8/22/22

Learn about RFS and how we support candidates

Hosted by RFS

Run for Something Candidate Introduction Call

8/31/22

Learn about RFS and how we support candidates

Hosted by RFS

Protecting Democracy Through Cybersecurity Essentials

8/18/22

Roadmap to implementing a cybersecurity program for a campaign or political organization by focusing on elements of cybersecurity that are achievable with high impact

Hosted by Defending Digital Campaigns

Cyber Tune Up!

8/25/22

Training consisting of live demos that show how to actually implement DDC’s most popular cybersecurity services

Hosted by Defending Digital Campaigns

So You Want to Run For Office?

9/9/22

Understand the steps necessary to run for office

If you’re part of your local Democratic party’s leadership, campaign staff, or candidate, this training is just for you! 

Hosted by National Democratic Training Committee

Protecting Democracy Through Cybersecurity Essentials

9/15/22

Roadmap to implementing a cybersecurity program for a campaign or political organization by focusing on elements of cybersecurity that are achievable with high impact

Hosted by Defending Digital Campaigns

So You Want to Run For Office?

8/22/22

Understand the steps necessary to run for office.

If you’re part of your local Democratic party’s leadership, campaign staff, or candidate, this training is just for you! 

Hosted by National Democratic Training Committee

Calculating Your Vote Goal

8/25/22

Understand the role of vote goal in determining your campaign’s goals, strategies, and tactics

Hosted by National Democratic Training Committee

Launch your Political Career through Networking

9/12/22

Identify ways to build your professional network and engage your professional network online

Hosted by National Democratic Training Committee

NDTC Expert Q&A: Landing Your Political Dream Job

9/15/22

NDTC Expert Q&As is a new program combining the expertise of NDTC trainers and Democratic leaders by joining them in conversation with NDTC Founder & CEO, Kelly Dietrich. Join us for these once-monthly, collaborative discussions on the most pressing campaign topics of the moment.

Hosted by National Democratic Training Committee

Door-to-Door Canvassing on Political Campaigns

8/23/22

Understand canvassing and its use on political campaigns 

Hosted by National Democratic Training Committee

Running in a Red District

8/26/22

Understand the unique challenges of direct voter contact in a red district

Hosted by National Democratic Training Committee

What is a Democratic Precinct Chair?

9/13/22

Recognize precinct chair responsibilities and learn how to organize in your precinct

Hosted by National Democratic Training Committee

How to Maximize Call Time and Raise More Money

8/24/22

Recognize how to rolodex, organize, and prioritize your donor list

Hosted by National Democratic Training Committee

Optimizing Your Resume for Campaign Jobs

9/7/22

Learn how to format a detailed your resume and tailor your resume for different roles

Hosted by National Democratic Training Committee

Finding a Job in Democratic Politics

9/14/22

Learn strategies for successful interviews and salary negotiations

Hosted by National Democratic Training Committee