Campaign Training Program

Campaign Training Program

The 2020 election needs your voice and your talents. Whether you’re looking to run in 2020, at some point in the future, if you want to work on a campaign, or take your skills to the next level, the Washington County Democratic Party Campaign Training Program is right for you!

What will you be learning? Great question!

We’ll teach you how to develop a campaign plan, how to fundraise, develop your messaging plan, and voter contact strategies to win on Election Day.

Developing a Winning Campaign Plan

All successful campaign s need a winning campaign plan. The WCDP will teach you how to develop a campaign plan, campaign calendar, a fundraising plan, a budget, identify your win number down to the precinct-by-precinct level, and develop a field plan, giving you a road map to success on Election Day.

Successful Fundraising Strategies

Money enables candidates to talk to voters in a variety of ways, creates opportunities for campaign events, and allows voters to invest in you as their candidate of choice. Learning the tips and tricks to successful fundraising strategies will enable your campaign to be competitive, get your message to the voters, and help you win.

Messaging Tactics to Connect with Voters

Establish your message. Earned media, paid media, social media, developing your website, writing event speeches, and holding press conferences all take strategy to successfully get your message out to voters in a cost effective way and create opportunities for voters to get to know you and what you stand for.

Voter Contact Strategies to Win on Election Day

The number one way to win on Election Day is by talking directly with voters. Developing your field plan and learning how to canvas and phone bank are key strategies for winning your election. Voters want to talk to YOU. Voters you directly reach out to are more likely to donate, volunteer, as well as vote for you on Election Day.

Training Session 1

Training sessions will be held from 9 AM – 1 PM on the campus of ETSU, located in Johnson City, Tennessee.

Saturday, October 19, 26, 2019

Saturday, November 2, 9, 16, 2019

Training Session 2

Training sessions will be held from 9 AM – 1 PM on the campus of ETSU, located in Johnson City, Tennessee.

Saturday, January 11, 18, 25, 2020

Saturday, February 1, 8, 2020