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Candidate 101: Getting Started webinar

Banner ad for Candidate 101: Getting Started webinar on November 20, 2019

On Wednesday, November 20, 2019, the Commission will offer a webinar for first-time candidates and potential candidates, as well as their campaign staff and treasurers. “Candidate 101: Getting Started” will provide an introduction to the campaign finance laws and regulations that apply to federal candidates and campaigns.

Staff members from the FEC's Information Division will cover topics such as candidate registration, treasurer responsibilities, contribution limits and prohibitions, and basic reporting requirements. Participants will be able to ask questions through a chat feature and engage with each other and the presenters through polls and scenarios.

Candidate 101: Getting Started webinar

Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Candidate 101: Getting Started webinar 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time

Webinar information and workshop materials

The training 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 registration fee is $30. To register, visit the FEC Training Payment page on (the government’s secure portal for online payments). A full refund will made for all cancellations received before 5 p.m. Eastern Time on Friday, November 15; no refunds will be made for cancellations received after that time. Additionally, please note that refunds of automated clearinghouse (ACH) payments are not readily available.

Registration questions

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