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Candidate 101: Getting Started webinar

Candidate 101

On Wednesday, March 13, the Commission will offer a webinar for first-time candidates and potential candidates, as well as their campaign staff. “Candidate 101: Getting Started” will provide an introduction to the campaign finance laws and regulations that apply to federal candidates and campaigns, covering topics such as candidate registration, treasurer responsibilities, contribution limits and prohibitions, and basic reporting requirements.

Webinar for candidate committees

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Candidate 101: Getting Started webinar 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time

Webinar information and workshop materials

This 90-minute training session will be online only. An email containing a link to workshop materials, technical information and additional instructions will be sent to registered participants the day before the webinar.

Registration information

The cost to participate in the webinar is $30. To register, complete the registration form and make payment by debit, credit card or automated clearing house (ACH) withdrawal using the FEC Training Payment page on (the government's secure portal for online payments). Refunds will be made for all cancellations received on/before 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, March 8, 2019; no refunds will be made for cancellations received after that date. Important: refunds of payments made by ACH are not readily available.

Note that registration for this webinar closes 15 minutes before the workshop begins.

Registration questions

Toll free
1-800-424-9530, menu option 6