Trainings

Whether you’re a grassroots activist, brand new organizer or digital director, our training sessions will teach you how be to more effective in your work. Our training program covers a breadth of skill levels, from basic to experienced online organizing, as well as trainings on communications, operations and grassroots organizing/campaigns.

You can get a peek at some of our trainings for 2020 below. View our searchable lineup of trainings here.

Basic Online Organizing

These trainings cover the skills needed to run a successful online campaign. If you’re new to digital organizing, these sessions are for you.

  • Political Graphic Design 101: A Quick Start Guide
  • How to Launch a Campaign that Pops on Day One
  • Start MOBILE-izing Your Base: Getting Started with SMS for Campaigns
Experienced Online Organizing

Are you interested in cutting-edge techniques and technology? If you’re looking to take your skills to the next level, these sessions are for you.

  • De-Nonprofit Your Social Media
  • SEO Best Practices for Nonprofits
  • Influencer Engagement: The Future of Online Organizing is Already Here
Communications

Want to get more media coverage or looking to improve your messaging and media presence? Then these sessions are for you.

  • How to Get on TV and Make It Count
  • Storytelling with Data: How to Create Insights from Data to Win Campaigns
  • When Preparation Meets Opportunity: A Simulation on Rapid Response Communication
Grassroots Activism

Looking to hone your offline activism skills? These sessions on topics like coalition building, fundraising and voter contact are for you.

  • Digital Tactics for Direct Action
  • Your Friends Are Doing It: Using Social Pressure to Boost Voter Turnout
  • The Feedback Loop: Using Field Listening Tactics to Build Strategic Intelligence