Are you thinking of running for Office? Whether you have announced you are running for office or considering running in an election this training is for you! Learn about what it takes to get elected and what it is like to serve in public office.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Candidates who have announced they are seeking an elected office and individuals who are considering running in an election and would like to learn about what it takes to get elected and what it’s like to serve in public office.
9:30 – 11:30 Training
12:15 – 1:00 Panel of local and state elected officials
1:00 – 3:00 Training
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
The Candidate Training Academy covers 7 strengths and skills important for successful campaigns.
How to concisely articulate reasons for running
How to plan and budget for a race
What research is helpful for a campaign and how to get it done
The need to leverage social media
How to raise money, rules in place on what you can collect and how you can collect it
How to ensure you have sufficient time and opportunity to make contact with voters
How to get the vote out on election day
This event sponsored by the Bismarck Mandan Chamber EDC, Bismarck Mandan Board of Realtors, and North Dakota Association of Realtors.
The Candidate Training will be held at the North Dakota Heritage Center located at 612 E Boulevard Avenue, Bismarck, ND.
Date and Time
Wednesday Jan 24, 2024 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM CST
North Dakota Heritage Center
612 E. Boulevard Ave. Bismarck, ND