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“This year's state and local races are crucial. They'll determine our ability to win elections at every level over the next decade. NDTC provides the tools, training, and resources our candidates need to win. They empower every Democrat to stand up and run.”
-Senator Elizabeth Warren

Teaching Democrats How to Win

GET TRAINED ANYTIME, ANYWHERE
Our trainings are interactive and available online 24/7. Courses include samples and do-it-yourself templates that candidates can use immediately in their own campaigns. Take the courses most relevant to your campaign, and take them as many times as you need.

FREE CAMPAIGN TRAINING FOR EVERY DEMOCRAT
NDTC trainings are available to any Democrat or Progressive looking to make a change in their community. No litmus test. No cost.

LOCAL & DOWN BALLOT CANDIDATES MATTER
Races like City Council, School Board, Judge, and other local offices matter. These offices directly affect the lives of every American, yet are often overlooked. We teach candidates how to get the support they need to win.

CAMPAIGN PLANS FOCUSED ON MEETING GOALS
Every community and campaign is unique, but the strategy and tactics it takes to win are not. Our trainings teach candidates how to write and execute a campaign plan focused on the only goal that matters: winning.

The Information You Need to Win

FIELD
How many votes does it take to win? Where will these votes come from and how will you find them? To answer these questions, you’ll learn how to build modern field plans focused on winning.

FUNDRAISING
Raising money is a fact of life when running for office. Learn how to build a budget, craft a finance plan, and raise money.

MESSAGING AND COMMUNICATIONS
What sets a campaign apart from the rest of the field? Your message. Learn how to create a compelling message targeted at the voters needed to win.

MANAGEMENT
Every campaign needs a plan to win. We help candidates learn how to stay focused on the goal that matters: Winning.

Check out all the online courses available.


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